Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing


By |April 23rd, 2014|

spend time with people you don’t really want to
pretend to be something you’re not
regret telling someone what they mean or have meant to you
allow others to make you uncomfortable with who you are
stay in an unhappy relationship because it’s […]

In Love With The Idea, Not The Reality

By |April 16th, 2014|

I want to be Lionel Messi

I want to be Roger Federer

I wish I was the CEO

When people are putting together a wishlist of what they want to be, they often don’t think of the reality associated with it. Being […]

What’s the Worst that can Happen?

By |April 10th, 2014|

I, like the majority of the world, spend too much time worrying. We convince ourselves that the times have never been more stressful. It’s not true. That the world has never been less safe. Completely not true1. That the […]

Native Distortion

By |April 2nd, 2014|

Media, especially newspapers, have been struggling for decades. The rise of the internet was a seismic shift that changed the way the game was played and many of the newspapers have been slow out of the blocks. It took […]

Decisions Don’t Get Made In Meetings

By |March 26th, 2014|

Like a lot of people I have mostly transitioned my television viewing online. It’s normally Netflix, Xfinity, BBC iPlayer, Amazon Prime. It’s just easier and using a laptop you can even carry it from room to room. There have […]

Talk With Me, Don’t Sell To Me

By |March 19th, 2014|

Patient: Doctor, you have to help me stop talking to myself. Doctor: Why is that? Patient: I’m a salesman and I keep selling myself things I don’t want.


We have all heard the salesmen jokes. They’ve taken root because there […]

What Do You Want To Do?

By |March 12th, 2014|

You wouldn’t worry so much about what others think of you if you realized how they seldom they do – Eleanor Roosevelt


Humans are group animals. As far as geology and biology can tell us, we have existed in groups […]

If No-one’s Listening, There Is No Sound

By |March 5th, 2014|

“If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound?” I’ve always been of the opinion that it does. A witness doesn’t need to exist for an event to […]

What Do You Think?

By |February 25th, 2014|

What did you think of my presentation?

How do I look in this dress?

Does this haircut suit me?

Is there anything more I could do?

When I get asked to give feedback to someone, my feelings will differ according to the person […]

Standing On The Shoulders Of Giants

By |February 11th, 2014|

There is something very relaxing for me about reading the Sunday Times. When I get up on a Sunday, I turn on my tablet, download the News, Sport and Business sections and eat my breakfast whilst reading. It takes […]