Category Archives: Stuff!

Changing Identities – An interview with me. The transition to “What’s Next”.

I credit Herminia Ibarra’s book “Working Identity – Unconventional Strategies for Reinventing your Career” as the critical step in how  I have approached “What’s Next”. As I was reviewing the book for a presentation recently, I decided that I’d interview … Continue reading

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Two Years of “What’s Next”

It is now two years since I commenced “What’s Next”. I am no longer the man in the suit peering over the fence to see what’s there. I am living, and dare I say loving “What’s Next”!!! I am well … Continue reading

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Why do we do this?

If we were having coffee I would ask you why do you write your blog? Is it in the hope that you’ll make your fortune, that someone will actually read and like it, or some other reason? As I was … Continue reading

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My Blog is Three!

   So my blog turned three in the last few days. It survived the “Terrible Twos” with sporadic posts on topics ranging from travel, music, books, What’s Next, and study. What my blog celebrates most is the period of transition that the … Continue reading

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Research can be a dark place

In the last few days I’ve seen the pressure that self-directed study and research can put people under. One was someone just a few weeks from submitting their thesis,  the other had just embarked on their PhD. Both just seemed … Continue reading

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