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
I have been self employed since 2001, when I started taking on Training and Change Management contracts as part of large-scale business transformation projects for global corporations and government organisations. In between contracts (and sometimes during) as well as while my children were small, I worked as a freelance translator, specialising in my very niche… Continue reading Connection, isolation, social media, mental health and primitive reflexes
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?
I went along to a business networking meeting on Tuesday. I thought it would possibly be a good place to spread the word and also find people to help me with things like printing flyers, graphic design and perhaps even some social media help.What I wasn't prepared for was telling people what I "do" in… Continue reading So, what is it that I actually “do”?