I feel pretty exhausted by all the noise and clamour of recent events surrounding our exit from the EU. The unedifying behaviour of our political leaders in the run up to the vote, that has continued into the subsequent leadership contests, and all of the fallout whipped up in the tornado-like frenzy of the media.
A week after the decision to exit I was in my usual…Continue
Posted on July 13, 2016 at 16:30 — 1 Comment
I have found myself thinking a lot recently about how I, and others measure achievement, and what feels like a disproportionate amount of value we place on some familiar and habitual ways of measuring success. I am a reluctant participant in my own inquiry because I don’t want to feel so constrained by this and yet currently I most certainly am!
There are a number of…Continue
Posted on June 8, 2016 at 14:00 — 1 Comment
This quotation attributed to St Augustine maybe centuries old, but it feels very relevant today given recent events in Paris, in Tunisia, over Egypt, in Syria and beyond. A BBC…Continue
Posted on November 30, 2015 at 13:30
How do you know when it is time to leave your organisation; especially if you have been there many years, learned loads, enjoyed and suffered the ups and downs in equal measure, and still love your colleagues dearly? It maybe a logic-driven decision from your head with a clear career trajectory in mind; or perhaps a deeply felt, emotional pull of your heart’s calling,…Continue
Posted on March 11, 2015 at 8:30 — 1 Comment