Monthnotes – July 2023

Borrowdale valley from Seathwaite

July’s felt like a bit of a one-off month, lacking the usual cadence of working life. Finishing up with a couple of fractional COO engagements … Read More

Monthnotes – June 2023

4hr live DJ set - June 2023

June was very much a business as usual month after the disruption of my health scare and surgery last month. I was properly back at … Read More

Monthnotes – May 2023

Wedding photo, 31st May 2003

Today – 31st May 2023 – is our 20th wedding anniversary. I can’t really believe that Jo and I have been married 20 years. It’s … Read More

Monthnotes – April 2023

Spring sunset at Whitstable, Kent - April 2023

Looking back at this month and trying to work out what went on, two interesting inflexion points stood out for me. Since January I’ve been … Read More

Monthnotes – March 2023

Lamb in field

Looking back at the time since my last monthnotes, it feels like it’s been a pretty work-centric month as the season turns and spring is … Read More

Monthnotes – February 2023

I worked out that this is my 41st consecutive set of monthnotes. Sometimes when I first sit at the keyboard to start writing it’s hard … Read More

Monthnotes – January 2023

Sunrise bike ride, Reculver, Kent 31/1/23

This month marked a new chapter for me at work. On 3rd January I opened my laptop and began work as an independent consultant – … Read More

Monthnotes – December 2022

December’s definitely been a month of two distinct periods for me. The run-up to my last day at TPXimpact on 16th December was a particularly … Read More

Monthnotes – November 2022

I managed to get Covid for the first time at the end of November. I’ve not knowingly had it before, although I always wonder about … Read More

Monthnotes – October 2022

New Forest sunrise - October 2022

I’ve been writing monthnotes for more than three years now. Some months the memories just flow and the words come easily. But other months, including … Read More