If you are alive and breathing there is still time

Saturday, March 26, 2011

On Sunday 13 March I went to a School of Life Sunday Sermon. If singing Eye of the Tiger at 11 o clock on a Sunday morning with…

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Success out of failure

Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Katherine William-Powlett, NCVO’s dedicated Innovation Officer has been busy over the last few months organising a series of excellent events. Each one has tackled a different facet of…

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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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Wrongology

Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Being wrong – or ‘failing’ has to be up there in the top 10 most feared things list with public speaking and spiders. Kathryn Schulz’s new book Being…

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innovation and the rules of uncommon sense

Sunday, May 30, 2010

On Friday I went to a lunchtime seminar with Heather Sim, founder and Chief Executive of Space Unlimited. There is a lot of talk about innovation; anyone with…

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Are you tweeting strategically?

Friday, February 19, 2010

A few years ago that would be a totally nonsensical question, yesterday I attended a seminar in a packed room of organisations all striving to use social media…

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What can I do better today?

Friday, February 19, 2010

I went to a NCVO (National Council for Voluntary Organisations) Innovation Action Training day last week. It was exciting, people from a range of organisations gathered to identify…

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