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An exquisite justification

September 24, 2010


No earth shattering revelations in John Cleese’s talk from the 2009 Creativity World Forum flagged up Open Culture today. Instead, a timely if often forgotten fact which most creatives know to their cost: .. what I’m saying is that if you get into the right mood, then your mode of thinking will become much more […]


July 19, 2010


As a staffer it’s gratifying to see the Twittersphere go all gooey about the BBC as seems to be happening with the hashtag #proudofthebbc. Sitting watching the traffic trundle up and down the A40 (it’s not all glamour in the BBC compound at White City), reading these tweets does feel like a bit of a […]

This is the BBC

July 8, 2010


Business language in a creative organisation. It brings me out in hives.

I’ll fight tooth and nail

June 30, 2010


Yes. It's come to this.

How to exceed expectations

June 24, 2010


How one member of staff keeps me happy.

Appraisal 2010\2011: Email – Tool of the Devil

June 23, 2010


One desperate plea.

Appraisal 2010/2011: Go on, lower your ambition

June 22, 2010


It's appraisal time at the BBC. We're all doing them. Tiresome things.