Are you passionate about your job?

Saturday, November 3, 2012

On Tuesday I went to listen to wildlife film producers Patrick Morris and Huw Cordey tell their stories about the making of the BBC series Life and Planet…

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Are you still useful?

Thursday, June 21, 2012

This week I went to ‘Overturn’ the MA in Innovation Management Degree Show at Central Saint Martins. Who even knew you could do a MA in Innovation? Innovation…

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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 story of fish and focus

Monday, June 20, 2011

Imagine the scene, a small Mediterranean island, miles of beautiful beaches, warm sunshine, fragrant olive groves and a scattering of tavernas serving local, fresh food and wine. A…

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What innovation isn’t

Monday, May 2, 2011

Innovation, in my opinion is an overused term. People often seem to bung innovation in a sentence if they want to make something sound good but are too…

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Change is the natural state for the earth – it will never be finished

Sunday, April 24, 2011

On Friday I went to Down House, the former home of Charles Darwin. Down House is a stunning property with beautiful gardens and a museum of Darwin’s life….

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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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For Sale: Baby shoes, never worn

Monday, February 7, 2011

Apparently back in the 1920’s, Ernest Hemingway made a bet for $10 to write a complete story in six words. He won the bet. For Sale: Baby shoes,…

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You’re going to need a bigger boat

Tuesday, November 30, 2010

Jaws is one of my all time favourite films. A true classic – I remember watching it as a small child from behind a cushion and being scared…

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If I had to live my life over

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Today I stumbled across this inspirational piece; written by 85-year-old Nadine Stair. If I had to live my life over I’d dare to make more mistakes next time….

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