Category: Timeline

A Model for Better Business

The website design annoys me, but the ideas look interesting from a ‘forward thinking’ business aspect. Over two years, in partnership with CITIZENME, we’ve spoken to 7,000 people in 5 markets about the role of business in the world today. Last year, in RADICAL EVERYONE, they told us they want fundamental change, and they want businesses to drive

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Quality, Analog and Unscaling

Pretty much how I’m doing, trying and aiming to live.  Unscaling is a term I haven’t come across before, but is something I very much do and support. Shift focus from quantity to quality: For example, unfollow news outlets — they are all playing the attention-grabbing game and all it does is causes stress, even

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Life before a career

A nice post on doing what is (ethically) right first rather than doing what is good for your ‘career’. We’re pretty good, most of us, at operating decently in our personal lives – stopping at red lights, not stealing the neighbour’s chooks, beating up puppies (or anyone most of the time). In our personal lives

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Goodbye Evernote

I’ve tried on and off over the years to get into Evernote as a way to be organised and keep notes on all the things.  It’s never worked.  Whilst much of the functionality is useful, I’ve found the UI hard to work with. So as part of my decluttering of online stuff, today I deleted

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“How to Grow Old” by Bertrand Russell

Such nice words in this article of ‘How to grow old‘. The book Portraits from Memory and Other Essays is now in my shopping cart. In spite of the title, this article will really be on how not to grow old, which, at my time of life, is a much more important subject. My first

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