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...
Leading By Mistake

Leading By Mistake

Last week I was responsible for a group of young adults on a leadership course, set on yachts on the Norfolk Broads. Although we were thinking primarily about the ideas behind situational leadership, there was lots of practice of leading and decision making. Whatever...
Goal Following

Goal Following

Having written about skill acquisition in the latest newsletter, I thought I would lead you through the ups and downs of some of the things I’ve done in terms of skills growth over the last few years. [If you want to read the full article then go here] [If you...

Consistency

Today I discovered a large office building in London practicing something I have realised is anathema to me. Something that I have learned about myself this year is that I like consistency and I really, strongly dislike inconsistency. It annoys me in people,...