Category Archives: Personal

Distant Vacation…

I am on vacation. I love vacations but I’m not very good at being on vacation. When asked the difference between me being on vacation or me being at work – my answer was ‘wearing shorts’. That’s not a good … Continue reading

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Friendly Change…

I met up with an ex-colleague who is still a good friend on the East Coast last week. It was a meeting based on opportunity – I was there and so was he. I had a different meeting but that … Continue reading

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Empowered Entry…

I have a US visa. I am still not 100% certain that this is essential, but I long since decided to follow the advice of our legal/visa experts and – at least in theory – a visa should make my … Continue reading

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Paris Possibilities…

I have been on many training courses. In all transparency most have happened because someone else has suggested I attend…as opposed to me identifying the opportunity myself. That having been said, it was always me who went, me who engaged … Continue reading

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Best Boss…

I experienced the good, the bad and the ugly of Chicago O’Hare airport last week. I am convinced there are maybe four weeks in total in the year when O’Hare is on time, tranquil and friendly. The rest of the … Continue reading

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Exceptional Strategy…

I was travelling last Sunday. Not uncommon but not often. I avoid Sunday travel wherever possible. Most of my travel is to the US which means mid-late morning flights from Heathrow. So a Sunday departure inevitably involves a 7:00am pick … Continue reading

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New Zealand…

I should be in New Zealand. I know it’s a long way away and I know that it’s winter there in June. But I should be there. I sort of promised myself four years ago that I would be in … Continue reading

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