The toll cancer takes March 10th, 2019 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 February 5th, 2019 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 January 27th, 2019 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 January 22nd, 2019 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 January 21st, 2019 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 January 17th, 2019 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. Luck of the draw January 9th, 2019 Reflect on the sentiment. The Great Wave and Hokusai: lessons in reinvention December 14th, 2018 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 December 4th, 2018 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? September 25th, 2018 Is Social Media feeding a need for approval from complete strangers, or has it tapped into a deeper psychology we already had? I used to photograph unsigned bands September 11th, 2018 I used to photograph unsigned bands for fun. Then a singer and her manager got involved and it all came to an abrupt end. Does the iPad Pro cut it as a laptop replacement? August 28th, 2018 The iPad Pro is a major step forward for tablet computers. Could it become a replacement for a laptop, and what compromises have to be made?