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Now a Certified Digital Marketing Professional

That's right, I upskilled. Officially. Having recently successfully completed a course as a Certified Digital Marketing Professional. From the Digital Marketing Institute. The question is, why? Why did I do a course in something I'm

By |2020-10-18T13:03:25+00:00October 17 2020|

The vitality of the edges

I've recently had an opportunity to do some pieces of one-on-one training, mentorship and coaching (in improv, entrepreneurship and public speaking, respectively). It's been great, and I think I can safely say I've been able

By |2020-09-29T14:55:10+00:00September 29 2020|

On turning 43: Low-key highlights

I’ve been making small records of my time around my birthday recently. Well, at least when I turned 40, and then again when I turned 41, and then 365 days later when I entered the

By |2020-09-10T12:43:05+00:00August 2 2020|

Incompetence is the gateway

We're on a short family holiday this week. A little Dutch seaside time to kick back and relax. I've also been using this time as an opportunity to speak more Dutch. We're away from home,

By |2020-07-15T21:23:27+00:00July 15 2020|

Rap video alert! Aces & Eights

I dropped a brand new music video. It's for a song called Aces & Eights and it's a western storytelling rap song. If you're into that sort of thing you'll love it. And if you're

By |2020-07-16T12:30:34+00:00July 3 2020|

Black Lives Matter

There's a long-overdue sea change sweeping the US, and spreading internationally. Fuelled by the murder of George Floyd, the widespread, vocal, and broadly supported movement seeks nothing less than to directly address overt and implicit

By |2020-06-10T15:22:21+00:00June 10 2020|

My Rubik’s Cube challenge

Just before we went into lockdown in mid-March I was picking up some last-minute supplies (OK, toilet paper) and something caught my eye: a Rubik's Cube. I'd never actually solved one, but on a whim

By |2020-05-11T20:32:47+00:00May 11 2020|

The Spoon River Podcast

It's been a long time since I've done some improv. More than a year, in fact. But I felt like we'd never been apart, when yesterday I stepped back on the "stage" after a lengthy hiatus.

By |2020-04-19T20:59:36+00:00April 19 2020|

Quarantine Transmission #1

I thought it might be a good idea to share my thoughts on how quarantine at home has been going. I don't have transmissions from the very beginning of our lockdown, but I do have

By |2020-04-09T20:44:42+00:00April 9 2020|