Neural networks and skill acquisition

Neural networks and skill acquisition

As part of my original chemistry degree, I encountered neural networks as part of a specialism in computational chemistry. This was way back in 1991. The field of artificial intelligence has evolved quite a lot since then, but the underlying concept of an algorithm that becomes increasingly accurate in making decisions and predictions over time is still valid. And in […]

Morning exercise

Morning exercise

I read a book recently called The 7 Keys To Being A Great Coach, by Allistair McCaw. It’s an easy read, and although it doesn’t really contain anything new (I suspect Allistair, like most good coaches, is something of a magpie), it does lay out a cohesive plan for how he feels you can be a better (sporting) coach. One […]