Monthnotes – April 2022

Looking back at last month’s notes, I can see I was aiming to get back to regularly exercising. I’m signed up to a 50 mile ultra run in Snowdonia in early September, so there are four months to get as fit as I can for that kind of adventure. My success in...

Monthnotes – March 2022

Having lived by the annual P&L account for so long now, the end of the financial year has always felt like a time to mentally close down the current financial year, take stock for just a moment and then launch into a new reporting period and chase a new set of...

Monthnotes – February 2022

I started writing this month’s notes a couple of weeks back – I had a week off and had some spare time while travelling to start turning my usual random list of collected thoughts into a more coherent article. But as I was picking that article up again...

Monthnotes – January 2022

How people at work interact within organisations is an endlessly fascinating puzzle for me. And this month’s been all about trying to solve that puzzle just a little bit more every day. Family walk at Greatstone Beach, Kent. January 2022. There are plenty of...

Monthnotes – December 2021

I’ve been prevaricating about writing December’s monthnotes for a few days now. I’d put this down to not being sure what to write about and having been off work for a a fortnight for an extended Christmas break. Bishopsbourne morning run This made it...

Monthnotes – November 2021

I’m struggling to know where to start this month’s notes. It’s more than two years into my practice of reflecting at the end of each month, yet sometimes the words flow and sometimes they don’t. Today they don’t. Revisiting some favourite...