A favourite saying my mum often quotes is ‘Man plans and God Laughs’ and it is of course right that even with our best laid plans, life can throw us a curve ball. I remember organising a flight to Spain to speak at a conference. Ensuring my speech was word perfect, making sure my taxi […]
At the end of each year I look back through my diary and tally up what I’ve achieved, it’s a great exercise to help me understand what I have spent my time doing, an opportunity to give myself a pat on the pack and decide what I need to stop doing in the coming year. […]
It’s been a long year and nerves can get frazzled on the run up to the holiday season. That final push to get x, y and z done before the holidays can be that one step too far. Whether you work in a physical team or spend most of your time working virtually, there are […]
Read my latest blog where I discuss the rise of bullying in academia, how to recognise if you are being bullied and steps you can take to resolve the issue.