Future Skills

Future Skills

I was reading an article from the World Economic Forum at the tail end of last year about the skills our children will need for their jobs in the future and bemoaning the lack of preparation they are currently getting via traditional schooling, which is geared for...
Making a Difference

Making a Difference

This summer Square Pegs Coaching is sponsoring another couple of amazing young people who are travelling abroad to serve other people, but our expectation, and theirs, is that they will be changed hugely by the experience. Over the years, I have particularly loved to...

Photos vs Memories

Today I started wondering if our ubiquitous use of cameras will one day have a negative impact on our lives. I had wandered away from my desk for an hour today, looking for some inspiration in the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum. It’s a fabulous building and...

 “Falling” – an inspiration

I went to the Arches last night to watch (and take part) in a piece of theatre called “Falling”, part of the On The Verge series. It was an experiment in communication, looking at how our message is not just in our words but also how we say them. It was...

Spectator or Supporter

You might have missed it. The sporting event of the summer has been and gone leaving only memories for some of us. I’m not referring to AJG Parcels Celtic Society Cup when Kyles Athletic came from 2-1 down to win 6-2 against Inverary, exciting as that was. Nor...