The toll cancer takes
There's nothing wrong with feeling exhausted if your partner is undergoing cancer treatment. It's affecting you too and you need to care for yourself.
They’ve reworked the office and now it’s shit
An office design has sapped the soul from a workplace and destroyed a team. Please be careful before you sucumb to funky office redesigns.
These 5 hacks will make working from home more productive
If you're working from home you'll need to stay focused. These practical tips will help you be productive and make the most from a relaxing environment.
Dear recruiters : sometimes I’m a client
Freelancers can have a complex relationship with recruitment agencies. Sadly their binary thinking rarely helps them, us or our clients.
How I learned to ditch Facebook and love Social Media again
Social media is a whirlwind of extremism, abuse and harmful to mental health. Used correctly, it can be a source of comfort and inspiration.
We should have left for Kobe
Our plans to emigrate to Japan have been delayed by the evil that is cancer. A period of recovery is required, then Plan B will swing into action.
The Great Wave and Hokusai: lessons in reinvention
There's more to The Great Wave than meets the air. It's creator, Hokusai, had to destroy his original painting to create it.
If you go looking for a problem you’ll find one
Sometimes we find problems because we look for them. Overcoming this bias and getting behind our instinctive reaction is an important skill to nurture.
Why do we need the approval of strangers?
Is Social Media feeding a need for approval from complete strangers, or has it tapped into a deeper psychology we already had?