It’s sometimes easy to wonder through life going to work, going home, socialising and interacting without thinking what you’re up to. Everything moves so fast it’s easy to get carried with the tide as it ebbs and flows. Getting involved with communities, conferences and events often provides an opportunity to reflect on your impact and persona within your work and life. Getting involved with organisations such as Women in Technology and Social Media in Higher Education Conference highlights what can be achieved within a community, what sharing experiences can add and inspires people to think differently about the challenges they face at work and even in home life. So look at the community surrounding you and get involved you never know what it may add to your life.