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Expert – but not listening

I have been mulling over the words of Professor Brian Cox that appeared in an interview with The Guardian ahead of his new series reaching BBC1 this week. He said ‘being an expert does not mean that you are someone … Continue reading

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The halfway point

I have reached the half way point in my challenge to myself to write a blog every day during 2016. So I thought it would be worth reflecting on what I have learnt so far after I have typed a … Continue reading

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Keep talking for a brighter future

We heard more today about the post-referendum plan and what that will involve. The key element appears to be a task force that will be established and involve what are called ‘the best’ civil servants. I have been trying to … Continue reading

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Asking for help

When did you last step in and help someone out? Did you stop and offer a hand to someone who was stranded or having a problem? Have you helped your neighbour by taking a parcel in? When someone asked you … Continue reading

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Marking the milestones

Yesterday was the Summer Solstice and it marked the longest day with many hours of daylight. It signals the start of summer and hopefully with that some sun that will warm people’s hearts and spirits. We mark events and milestones … Continue reading

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In the hot seat

When was the last time you were quizzed about your job and what you do? When was the last time that you had to explain your strategic approach and how that is translated into tactical activity? As a communicator when … Continue reading

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Keeping the wheels turning

I took my car in for a service today. It sounds dull but it is really important to keep it working at its best. I needed to have a specialist check it over and maintain the key parts as well … Continue reading

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