December 2019


As Boris is crowned supreme leader (sorry been watching Star Wars) and the country prepares itself for the  inevitable journey of leaving the EU,  I thought I better make my peace with the democratic process.  Despite my protestations, rantings and general feelings of being right, my side lost!  Hopes of averting the cataclysmic decision of the referendum are now dashed, time to come to terms with the facts. The 48%


As we slide effortlessly from one decade to another I thought it was about time I surfaced.  Having had several years of online silence, apart from the odd social media explosions about Trump and Brexit I felt it was high time I was a little more productive in my social commentary, after all I’m far too opinionated and have far too large an ego to stay quiet for long, blogging

Life … the art of tacking!

I don’t sail…I’d like to but I don’t, sailing is not one of my skills. So why call your blog “Tacking”? When I was studying for my masters (just slip that in), there was a module on how to be a leader in a contemporary context. Conventional management thinking says that you fix your goal and set a plan to meet the goal. The problem with that mindset is that