That photo

People have asked me where I got this 'surf' photo I used to use at the top of my site.  It wasn't mine - it was taken by someone called Roger Mosley and you can get your own copy here. If you do download it, please make sure you pay something using the 'coffee' button. …

Prove It!

Roger Martin has posted a useful blog on HBR about how managers squelch ideas daily with just two words - "Prove It". Of course, it’s not only managers who do this. We all do it at different times, both to other people, and ourselves, when we have an idea and hold back because we don’t …

I don’t know

“I don’t know”.  In today’s frantic, pressured world it’s not a phrase that seems very acceptable. It’s almost an unspoken rule, in education, work and life in general, that you are supposed to know the answer – an answer you have learned, an answer you have experienced or an answer you have invented - but the right …