Students: how to work out what you’re good at Great advice here from The Guardian’s Zofia Niemtus. And not just for school-leaver students … I reckon we could all benefit from it.
I was in London for a conference. I rang home. Me: it’s so nice here in (insert borough of London name), shall we come here together for a couple of days in the summer? Him: sounds a bit expensive Me: no it’s not; I can get first class return rail fare for £x and accommodation for… Read More Caution to the wind …
“By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; second by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest.” Confucius
Alfred Pennyworth: Sir, if you don’t mind my saying, I’m a little concerned. I’ve seen you go through similar phases in 2016 and 2012 and 2008 and 2005 and 1997 and 1995 and 1992 and 1989 and that weird one in 1966. Do you want to talk about how you’re feeling right now? Batman: I… Read More Sharing your feelings …
A wonderful friend supports and indulges my blogging, and I am happy, and indeed flattered, to vicariously present some of her thoughts articulated in the many discussions we easily have on aspects of leadership and personal development. From a recent trip to the USA, she provided me with a photo of the Manhattanhenge, prompting a… Read More Are you there yet?
Dear Jack … A heartwarming story from a NASA. It raises job applications to a whole new height.
“You’ve got to try a little kindness, yes show a little kindness. Just shine your light for everyone to see. And if you try a little kindness, then you’ll overlook the blindness of narrow-minded people on the narrow-minded streets.” As sung by The Rhinestone Cowboy (1936-2017)
“Attitude is a choice. Happiness is a choice. Optimism is a choice. Kindness is a choice. Giving is a choice. Respect is a choice. Whatever choice you make makes you. Choose wisely.” Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart