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Hubris

Hubris

    Hubris (n): extreme pride, especially pride and ambition so great that they ‘offend the gods’ and lead to one’s downfall   There are lessons in the General Election outcome for any leader or aspiring leader – in my opinion...
Happiness

Happiness

  I believe I’ve managed to get back on track this year. After all 2015 was grim by anyone’s standards. For some of the background to that, if you are interested, try my Advent Blog – a small contribution to the ‘Heights, Hearts & Hollows’ series curated...
Turning points

Turning points

I suspect many of us have one. The point in our career which subsequently has turned out to have been pivotal, whether we knew it at the time or not. I had a bout of nostalgia today. (As an aside: I don’t know why but my next three blogs, including this one, are a...
On becoming an FRSA

On becoming an FRSA

  I have long admired the RSA. If you don’t know about this innovative charity then they sum themselves up well as “encouraging the development of a principled, prosperous society and the release of human potential”. One of the ways in which they do this: “by...