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Cat comfortable on sofa

How big is inertia in your life?

I do a lot of speaking at events, at least, I used to 🙂 and when I say something like “I am going to tell you a story, so get comfortable, and we’ll begin…” everybody moves. They all ‘get comfortable’. …

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Wearing odd socks

I am wearing odd socks

I am wearing odd socks, and I don’t care. That’s different! I have noticed that my priorities and evaluation of aspects of the way I live my life have changed under lockdown. Some things that used to seem important, no …

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Reading glasses and book

Learning culture – some thoughts

Someone asked me how to go about creating a learning culture and I sent them this response… I have always been a little bit leery of the concept of a learning culture. I’m not saying it’s a bad thing, it’s …

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Informal Learning at Work book

Coffee and a Chat – Informal Learning – Friday 12th at 13:00

I look forward to joining Cath Convery’s Coffee and a Chat on Informal Learning with Laura Overton on Friday 12th June at 13:00 You can register here http://pal.gl/f4 My best wishes, Paul

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Hamburger and man exercising on scales

I realised something this week

I have become used to this new way of life resulting from lockdown.It no longer feels strange or weird although it certainly has aspects that I like and dislike compared with my pre-COVID life. I went into lockdown with food …

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Sun breaking through clouds

What is your silver lining?

COVID-19 has given us a new perspective on so many things we have taken for granted – our freedoms, our leisure activities, our families, and our friends. Until now, most of us never considered how life as we know it …

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Seal on rocks in aquarium

Face-to-face training has wriggly mortis

I remember a long time ago in a land far away I visited a marine park and watched a performance by the resident seal lions and their trainer. He made the usual gags such as explaining why they are so …

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L&D Mastermind Webinar: ‘Redesign of classroom training’

*** If you missed it, here’s the recording… *** Link to recording and use this password: [email protected] *** Join me at the next L&D Mastermind Webinar: ‘Redesign of classroom training’ on Friday 22 May at 12.30 BST Find out how …

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