Seven tips for greater charisma

I must confess: I wasn't comfortable with the title of my latest Guardian Masterclass: Boost your authenticity and charisma: a masterclass in personal magnetism. As confident and proud as I am, the Canadian in me [...]

2019-11-28T22:16:20+00:00November 27 2019|

Learning to swim (better)

Recently I've been thinking about how much I love learning. Learning for the skills and knowledge acquired, and also just for its own sake. And I think it's important to never stop learning. At least [...]

2019-10-04T21:29:28+00:00October 4 2019|

Just a man making videos

I'm currently making a video for work. Actually, I've been making a bunch of videos for work recently. And by making I mean I've been doing everything from writing scripts, shooting on location, directing, doing [...]

2019-08-22T09:48:46+00:00August 22 2019|

On turning 42

Here's a snapshot of Arya and I enjoying some zoo time. Photo by Geordie Aitken. Now I’m 42. So far it's going well. I mean I did have a bit of a backache, [...]

2019-08-06T13:48:08+00:00July 31 2019|

The Shorts Rebellion

It's hot these days in Amsterdam. So I wore shorts to work. And let me tell you, did that rock the office. When I walked in on Monday morning I had people of all levels [...]

2019-07-24T20:35:20+00:00July 24 2019|

The power of teamwork

We were so organized this morning I had time to take a picture of my kids sitting together on the couch! Today is day two of having two parents working. That means the [...]

2019-07-17T10:31:34+00:00July 17 2019|
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