Post Archive for Year: 2011


What do a funding cuts, a fast car, Reed Employment and windmills have in common? In 2001, the late Professor Sir Gareth Roberts, with others, had expressed concern about the growing shortage of people with … Continue reading

See you next Tuesday

(This post contains profanity) Patrick, a friend and work colleague of mine, tells this story from the time when he lived and worked in Zambia, organising safari and white water rafting trips for groups of … Continue reading

Start with the end in mind

I travel frequently by plane, and apart from the obvious problems of air travel like delays and spending long periods of time in confined spaces, I mostly enjoy relying on someone else to schedule my … Continue reading