[Prologue – Once again I have the serene honour of doing the Miscellaneous Monday in the place of @Meg Holbrook who is being super overtly Nerdy in her job right now and due to her nerdy-ness/busy-ness, passed the mantel temporarily. Thanks so much Meg!]
What Makes One A Nerd? 🤓🤔
Let's be honest... we're all a bunch of nerds, right? Even the most jock-like of people - be they NFL fans, rugby players, bodybuilders, whatever - love to Nerd out! Talk of statistics, or the best nutrition or even their favourite book/movie can fill their conversations daily.
Back at school I used to believe that a nerd could only be a person who wears glasses and is really good at studying. Such a cliché!
But later in life, with far more experience and wisdom now under my belt, and a personal realization of my own levels of "nerdy-ness", I’ve come to realise that nerds are nothing more than overtly passionate Subject Matter Experts who just want to share all their knowledge with the world and gain more knowledge in return.
What Makes YOU A Nerd? 🏆🤓👍
So based on that self-proclaimed definition, what is it that you are passionate about and love to talk about?
Are you the SME of a particular subject at work or an activity in your private life and you love telling the world about it?
What is getting you up in the mornings and help driving you to work?
What are you doing on the weekends that you love Nerding out about!?
You’re already on Community ready this… so you’re technically half-way to answering the question really! Just gotta fill in the rest of the details now! 😁
I’ll make a start….
(they're not as lucky to be a Jira Admin like you!) It's a human thing actually, isn't it? Specially in "provider—consumer" relationships, we seem to blame the end-user quite often: The product...
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