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Take It Easy On Yourself!

This is a favourite quote of mine by Melinda Gates, “when we invest in women and girls, we invest in the people who invest in everyone else”.

Related to this, I came across a blog post written by her a year or so ago which a struck a chord with me. It talked about the importance of also investing in yourself. Read more

Charities In Scotland Drive Commercial Success

With economic uncertainty hitting donations. Government and council grants being cut. Charities are finding it harder to compete. How do charities thrive?

To achieve a greater reward, greater risk has to be undertaken. Do existing management teams have the commercial awareness? Do they have the right experience and skill-set to mitigate these risks? Read more

Don’t Invest In Teamwork – The Answer Is Data Analysis, Isn’t It?

We live in an extraordinary age. Ever since the dawn of mathematics our world has sought to become ever more engineered. In this process we have accepted the need to collect more and more data. Data used to be kept in nice little packets however security specialists the world over have identified that users data is now stored asymmetrically on and off site and, indeed, listened to by Big Brother.  Read more

The Top 5 Challenges For Learning And Development Professionals

What are your top 5 challenges as a learning and development professional going into 2018? After a discussion with a few that we know I share some of theirs. Read more