Archive for December 2016

10 reasons to be hopeful in the heart of the bleak midwinter

December 20, 2016

Occasionally, my car sat-nav fails to acknowledge that roads actually exist. So just before I took this photo, I was on an ‘imaginary’ road. It was muddy, foggy and dark; there were no other cars and no phone signal (which always makes me a bit nervous). As I approached this bend, the winter sun broke […]

how are you at getting your ducks into an organised arrangement?

December 07, 2016

If all the strategic planning meetings I have ever sat through were laid end to end, I bet they would reach the moon. Managers LOVE a good strategic planning meeting. Put that in the invitation title and they’ll show up with a hint of swagger, their Blackberries fully charged and snugly housed in little belt […]