It was much easier before the internet came along and wrecked everything

Saturday, May 12, 2012

I’ve gone a bit techy this week. On Tuesday I went to the launch of ‘More than shaking an online tin – How can we take technology-enabled giving…

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Plan your story

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

I’m a bit of a fan of the work of Plan, ever since I used a Plan funded toilet when I was in Ethiopia. Plan UK work with…

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Will you donate just £1 for my birthday?

Tuesday, September 6, 2011

So its my birthday, I’m another year older. 38. How has this happened? Seems like only yesterday I was hanging out at Virginia Water Lakes with Stan Gower…

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Gotta Share

Sunday, July 17, 2011

There is no doubt that social media enables us all to share what we are doing, thinking and feeling like never before. There are great opportunities for organisations…

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A brief guide to social media friendship etiquette

Sunday, May 15, 2011

When Tim Berners Lee invented the world-wide web in 1990 I don’t think he, or any of us could predict the huge changes it would make to the…

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Look outside of what you know

Sunday, December 26, 2010

Innovation isn’t about a single eureka moment; it’s about a series of thoughts and connections that combine to create something new. Einstein didn’t sit in a darkened room…

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Change your Facebook profile picture to a cartoon and help protect children. How does that work then?

Monday, December 6, 2010

I’m fascinated by people’s behavior generally. One of my favorite pastimes is people watching and now I can people-watch online from the comfort of my sofa. Last weekend…

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Dear Cretins, the balance of power is shifting

Tuesday, November 2, 2010

Responding to your customers needs and providing them with an exceptional service is basic common sense. It’s also very important. “Quality in a service or product is not…

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Elephant family – I love you but I wish that you had loved me back.

Saturday, May 15, 2010

250 elephants are parading the streets and parks of London right now! Bought to you by the Elephant Family these beautiful and original elephants will be making London’s…

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How many friends does one person need?

Sunday, February 28, 2010

According to Robin Dunbar at a recent talk at the  RSA the maximum number of friends one person can have is 150. That’s the most ‘real’ friendships that…

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