2019 has been an eventful and interesting year. Not least for my re-kindle love of doodling... Wishing everyone a peaceful festive season and a happy, healthy, prosperous new year.
As the end of the year draws near It's a time for reflection and cheer So grab a brew Think of who helped you And thank them for being so dear. Think of those who were always there When you were feeling stuck or unclear They listened a while And made you smile Calmly lending... Continue Reading →
Been doodling again. This time inspired by a young guy's impressive bobble hat and how we can sometimes approach change...
While watching a couple of people talking during a tv interview, I was inspired to ponder on the subject of enthusiasm. As a result, here's my latest 3-minute musing. I hope you enjoy listening. https://diamondeffect.files.wordpress.com/2019/10/enthusiasm.mp3
Over the summer I was privileged to work with two cohorts of multi- talented, multi-disciplinary doctoral researchers. A STEM-tastic cross section of the University of Surrey's researcher community and part of the Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences. We came together because of my Shaping The Future Together professional development programme. What brilliant people. Thoughtful,... Continue Reading →
This month saw the launch of The Gatwick Diamond Business Awards (GBDA2020 for short)... and I was happy to be there. Meeting and chatting with past winners, sponsors, and of course the fab Gatwick Diamond Business team, set me thinking. Why are awards important to individuals and organisations? Is it solely glorified marketing? Or is... Continue Reading →