• If it’s good enough for the Prime Minister then it should be good enough for you

    Public consultation is high on the government’s agenda. At a recent PM’s Question Time, the Prime Minister gave her clearest commitment yet that local NHS Sustainability & Transformation plans (STPs) will take account of local people’s views, following a question from local MP Richard Fuller (Bedford) (Con) as to whether the sustainability and transformation plans […]

  • Make that training count

    How many times have you sat through a training course and then walked out of the door never to put any of it into practice again? It may seem like an odd question, but I am sure many people would respond with ‘nearly every time’. Undertaking training is an investment in ourselves, our staff, and […]

  • The value of continuous learning

    <img class="size-medium wp-image-1049 aligncenter" src="×251.jpg" alt="All progress takes place outside the comfort zone (3)" width="300" height="251" srcset="×251.jpg 300w,×644.jpg 768w,×533.jpg 636w,×268 cialis dosierung.jpg 320w,×200.jpg 239w, 940w” sizes=”(max-width: 300px) 100vw, 300px” /> There is a common saying that I regularly hear and sometimes see pinned on notice boards in client offices: “What […]

  • An opportunity for us all?

    It is almost three weeks now since the result and for many business owners we still have more questions than answers. There seemed to be an immediate period of concern, which was quickly smoothed over by Mr. Carney but further destabilised by political unrest; however the main thought still going through my mind is – how […]

  • What does it take to be awesome?

    We are all different; different shapes and sizes, different goals and dreams, different abilities and skills, knowledge and experience. But as individuals we can all be awesome. Recently, I was watching the Lanzarote Ironman in Puerto Del Carmen. As with any Ironman, this is a very tough competition and not for the faint hearted. It […]

  • Footballers v Politicians; the battle for public engagement

    With the amazing success of outsiders Leicester City Football Club this week in being crowned champions of the Premier League, the whole of Leicester has turned blue in support, with shops displaying blue windows and the streets literally awash with excitement. Even non-football fans in the town have turned out to join in. Support for […]