Rory MacDonald (@rorymacdonald )

Rory MacDonald

Bio CEO at @madetech. Dad to amazing daughter. Living in @SE23. Supporting @lfc. Working in #govtech. Delivering technology. Building high-performance agile teams.
Location London, Manchester, Bristol
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Account created 21-04-2008 12:38:32
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Twitter Web App : <a little thread to share some learning and a bit of joy>

In the future farming programme, we're trying to take a more open and collaborative approach to working with farmers and other experts.

Twitter for Android : 5 years ago today I was in a birthing pool, 8cms dilated, focusing on my breathing, when a midwife entered the room with her laptop and asked my husband to fix something on her NHS mail. DURING THE BIRTH OF MY FIRST CHILD.

Never tell anyone your husband is in NHS IT.

Twitter for iPhone : broadcasting at its worst and also best

HubSpot : Join our Data team! As a Lead , you will be a valued person enabling government organisations to become by delivering services to drive higher-value business outcomes for UK citizens.

Learn more and apply: hubs.li/H0TG0QN0

HubSpot : Today is our Summer Extravaganza! ☀️🎉 Our Culture and Happiness team have been working hard to make this celebration inclusive and varied with lots of activities covering a range of interests including coffee tasting, yoga, board games, and much more.

Twitter Web App : I think the England football team are teaching something important.

For the right, they are creating symbols of a new English identity: comfortable in its diversity and tolerance (pro-LGBT, pro-BLM).

For the left, they illustrate what progressive patriotism looks like.
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Twitter for iPhone : British Muslim students from an Islamic seminary watching the game when Harry Kane scored. This is the we are part from which some people lead us to believe isn’t possible, it is and the racists can do one. Sathnam SangheraJames Oh Brien you’ll appreciate it.

Twitter Web App : We’re starting a user-centred design community at Made Tech.

The first UCD hires, you'll grow with our expanding company. Define by doing our design principles. Come build public services that create outcomes for people and society.

My DMs are open
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Twitter Web App : In Stockholm there's currently an IT battle underway. The city's local government, Stockholms stad, spent 1 billion Swedish crowns (100 million dollars) over 7 years to build a massive do-everything school IT platform, which students, teachers and parents are forced to use.