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Archive for March 2012

Give and get

March 26, 2012

Are you a person who tends to give as good as they get? Last week, as I was about to kick off a training course, three of the delegates arrived looking rather unenthusiastic to say the least. The three men sat down together – body language clearly indicating that they most definitely did not want […]

The diversity paradox

March 19, 2012

Are there times where you feel on the outside of things, as if you don’t fit, don’t belong?  This can certainly be my own experience  for an assortment of reasons and, I have an inkling that it applies to just about all of us at some time or other. Three weeks ago, along with my […]

My dream of success – you may be surprised

March 12, 2012

A few weeks ago I had a dream about this blog. So, what happened in this dream? Simple really. I had logged on to my stats page, which shows me how many people look at my blog on any given day. What I saw on the screen in front of me came as shock. There […]

The last time I saw Norman

March 5, 2012

The last time I saw Norman was about five or six weeks ago. The two of us were stood talking at the gate to his house just diagonally across from mine. I paid Norman some compliment or other – to be honest I can’t quite remember what it was. I do recall his response though: […]