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Has the ‘roof’ created by The Thatcher weathered the storm?

Thatching is the craft of building a roof with dry vegetation such as straw, water reed, sedge (Cladium mariscus),rushes, or heather, layering the vegetation so as to shed water away from the inner roof. (Source – Wikipedia) Some believe, on the other hand, that rather than protecting people’s … Continue reading

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Change is The Challenge for Future Success – The end is nigh! (part 3)

          Here we are, the third and final part of my change related blog. You’ll recall from part 1 and 2  that I’ve meandered through my personal journey through career related change, going back  over 25 … Continue reading

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Change is The Challenge for Future Success – Part two

After a longer break than anticipated due to some last minute challenges in the setting up of our new coffee shop in Painswick, I’m bringing you a continuation of last weeks’ blog – ‘Change is The Challenge for Future Success’. … Continue reading

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Change is the challenge for future success – the background.

Or is it? Back in 1986, I was 16 and faced several choices as most Comprehensively educated males  also did in the British Midlands at that time.  The choices were simple. Continue in education, work within the declining motor industry … Continue reading

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High Speed to nowhere?

  Well done Great Britain! Yet again, a scheme to place the UK in the forefront of rail technology and modern day travel is delayed, nay doomed. How can Programme Managers and Lawyers for this type of major project make … Continue reading

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