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“… thanks for making me look good.”

By |2017-06-19T15:08:06+00:00October 31st, 2016|Blog|

Jim's magic curtain In my mid-twenties I recall a lively debate with a Sydney-based friend, Jim, about theatre.  He knew a thing or two about the theatrical medium and he maintained that the curtain, when it is used on stage as a device, is an essential and powerful element. My less-experienced-former-self argued that this was nonsense and that performance was everything. Fast forward 20 years and after a career of working in business (not theatre) [...]

Reclaiming Conversations in Organisations

By |2017-06-19T15:08:06+00:00October 5th, 2016|Blog|

Louis CK recently quit. Stephen Fry threatens to do the same in a blog post about how digital media can actually make us less connected. He proclaims, “I haven’t yet jacked out of the matrix and gone off the grid. Maybe I will pluck up the courage. After you…” This phenomenon of media figures encouraging people to quit not just social media, but the internet entirely, is gaining momentum. You won’t have to search very far [...]