Monthly Archives: July 2013

Who’d Be Sysiphus?

Ever read a blogpost and, blinking back tears of frustration, think – I wish I’d written that? Well, that’s just happened to me. The culprit? Jamie Notter. The blogpost? You can read it here. As regular readers of this blog will know, my social media network is made up of professionals from what I will […]

Context, Consensus and Comfort

The Real Work – Wendell Berry It may be that when we no longer know what to do we have come to our real work, and that when we no longer know which way to go we have come to our real journey. The mind that is not baffled is not employed. The impeded stream […]

The Pangloss Paradigm And What To Do When Given Lemons

Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence. Helen Keller The basis of optimism is sheer terror. Oscar Wilde Is your glass half full or half empty or are you simply annoyed that it’s got water in it instead of a nice cold gin and tonic? You […]