Oh, What a Tangled Web we Weave

Somebody asked me a question this week. Not unusual of course, except it was a question which I used to get asked with tedious repetitiveness and it wasn’t until she said it, I realized nobody had asked me this question for at least 2 years.             “Do you...

Random Selection

While it may, understandably, be a sticky subject for some at the moment, today I’m talking recruitment. It’s a subject always on the whispering lips of LinkedIn, most likely because we all experience it from one side of the desk (or both) at some point. More than...

Out of lockdown: 5 reasons to Be More Dog.

As we move into the next phase of easing our lockdown (at least here in Switzerland), I’ve been reflecting on some of the things I’ve learned during this period of enforced isolation. Mostly, I’ve learned that I quite like having a watertight excuse not to go out and...

Quarantine Conundrum

I seem to have fallen into a homeworking/quarantine trap. While I fully support the declarations making their way around social media just now that it is absolutely OK not to feel like you should be self-improving during lockdown, I was genuinely bored and ready to do...

A weighty issue

Since we are nearing the end of our competition for ‘team horror stories’ (you can share yours with us here) I thought I would encourage any last-minute entrants with a couple of my own over the next few days. The reason it has taken me so long to write these short...