A flipped world
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I have recently been reading about ‘flipped learning’ in schools. It basically means giving students the content of a future lesson to study for homework, then consolidating the learning in class. It’s a very different…

Why communication really matters for SMEs
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A key feature of small and medium sized enterprises is that people wear several hats. This is often driven by a need to get maximum return from investment from a relatively small workforce….

Speak to me like a human being!
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Why is it that the moment senior leaders step into work, they want to speak in a slightly strange way? I’m not sure I want my synergies leveraged. An ‘all hands’ meeting creates…

Education leadership is a hot topic!
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Last night we joined the SLTchat and again more was highlighted about the need for headteachers to create a compelling vision for their school. When lived fully, through all that a school does,…

Have you tried Slack?
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I am always a little sceptical about new technology. Often we are led into the ‘technology of the moment’, we try it without a clear outcome or sustainable plan and then it fails….

Why I needed an 18 year old mentor
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My friend’s daughter recently asked me to help with her first CV. I had expected to pass on a few words of wisdom and help her along her career path. Full stop. What…