I had an 18-year long career in the corporate world, working within the fields of journalism, tour operations, information systems and information security. What made me go freelance was my very last permanent role, for a global pharmaceuticals company. I worked in IT security, and was jointly responsible for protecting the EMEA region from security… Continue reading Work dynamics – coping with opposite personality types: a primitive reflex perspective
I have just been to see Rocketman, which is the story the transformation of shy child music prodigy, Reginald Dwight, to international superstar Elton John, and his story retold as part of group therapy in a rehabilitation clinic. The film starts with Elton John marching into a group therapy meeting in his rehab clinic, dressed… Continue reading Rocketman: alcoholism, drug addiction and eating disorders
There are some people who cannot confront people face-to-face, and yet they are happy to write emotive and abrasive e-mails to express displeasure. I've just received one now, which is what's given me the idea of writing this post. He would rather e-mail than deal with an issue by discussing it face-to-face, having let things… Continue reading Why are some people just so ANGRY?