Everybody wants to know how they’re doing. When you’re sat in front of the telly and you hear a heavy sigh from your partner and you turn to them and say “What’s up?” and they say “Nothing. I’m fine.” you’re really asking how you’re doing. We want to know how we’re doing at work too. Given that […]

A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both – Dwight D. Eisenhower I’m not sure there are many people out there (excepting those with lifts in their shoes and Dyson Airblade hairstyles or those with a penchant for bareback horse riding) who would disagree with me when I say that true […]

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Unless one says goodbye to what one loves, and unless one travels to completely new territories, one can expect merely a long wearing away of oneself and an eventual extinction – Jean Dubuffet In 1976, David Hockney, the British artist, set up a permanent home in Los Angeles, drawn by the sensuality and relaxed nature […]

If art is to nourish the roots of our culture, society must set the artist free to follow his vision wherever it takes him – John F. Kennedy In a world that seems hell bent on worshipping money and celebrity over the creativity and potential of human endeavour, setting out to study or work in […]

Christ, but that was a good day. The HR Game Changer UK chapter gathering at Wragge & Co.s Victorian, Addams Family-style mansion in London’s not-quite-trendy Holborn. With SoMe whirlwind, Perry Timms, taking the Bruce Forsyth slot, some of the UK’s best and brightest HR, OD and L&D minds took the torch from the enlightened souls […]

It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all, in which case you have failed by default – J. K. Rowling ‘Fail Fast, Fail Often: How Losing Can Help You Win’ by Ryan Babineaux and John Krumboltz is just one […]

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