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Simon Parry
Works at Infobo
Attended University of Sheffield
Lived in London
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My annual survey of the influence of each TUC-afflicted Trade Union on twitter is now live.
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Proud to be the +Trades Union Congress (TUC)'s first ever virtual Chief Information Officer.
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Anyone working with personal data in the EU needs to be aware of this...
The 1995 EU Data Protection Directive was an important initiative, designed to protect an individual’s privacy and prescribe how information about individuals is stored and used. This resulted in similar Data Protection standards across the EU, including the Data Protection Act in the UK in 1998. With the rise of the internet, this legislation was
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This looks great. Wish I was in New York this August.
<em>It's August again, and this can mean only one thing - it's time for the New York Summer Antifolk...
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While political introspection dominates news from Westminster, Prospect is keeping its eyes firmly on what matters to members at work.
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A look at link baiting for those wanting to know more about SEO...
If you want to attract more visitors to your website, then one effective approach is “link baiting”. This is where a website features content that is so compelling that people want to link to it through their own websites or social media accounts. This not only increases your visitor potential, but also boosts your website’s
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Our latest website development, in #Drupal8, for this great new initiative to encourage greater diversity in the investment industry.
I’ve been working on a website for a new initiative, designed to encourage greater diversity and inclusion in the investment and savings industry. The site has recently gone live, and can be seen at http://diversityproject.com. The project started after a group of leaders in the investment industry got together in early 2016 and decided to
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I've written a blog for unionlearn about this new learning tool I've been project managing.
About the author: Simon Parry. SimonParry.jpg Simon Parry is the founder of Infobo, a website development and internet consultancy specialising in trade unions. Simon has been working with unions and technology for over 15 years, and has pioneered the use of website technologies, including some ...
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Buy tickets for The London Antifolk Fest at Nambucca from the official retailer, See Tickets. Prices from £6.60
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<em>The London Antifolk Festival takes place for the first time at Nambucca on Saturday 1st October ...
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A look at the digital winner from the TUC Awards 2016 and a plea for the +Trades Union Congress (TUC) to bring back the website category!
It’s the time of year when the TUC give out their awards for the best use of communications amongst unions. I’m always interested in the digital categories to see how unions are developing their websites and other tools. There is one big change this year. Previously there were two digital categories – best website and
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It that time of year. Here is the Trade Union Website League Table 2016.
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Introduction
I live in Sheffield and work on the internet and also regularly in London, where I used to live until recently. I am a freelance website consultant, specialising in information architecture and search engine optimisation. I am also a project manager,(certified PRINCE2 particitioner).
Education
  • University of Sheffield
    MSc Information Management, 1997 - 1998
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Male
Other names
Filthy Pedro
Work
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Director, Senior Consultant, Project Manager
Employment
  • Infobo
    Director, 2010 - present
  • Prospect
    Head of Information & Website Systems, 1998 - 2010
  • Trinity College Dublin
    Graduate Trainee Librarian, 1996 - 1997
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London - Angelsey - Dublin - Leicester - Sheffield - Nottingham
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