LILAC Reflections

As part of my Fellowship work, I started to annotate my job description for the LILAC Chair and began to have a little reminisce, so I started to write. (I started this blog post before the conference and finished it…

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Becoming a Coach

I’d been talking to my friend Gil Young about coaching and she wanted to know more about my experiences. Gil was thinking about starting a coaching qualification herself and thought a bit more information would be useful. She sent me…

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Courage

Warning. There may be a mixed metaphor ahead. Or 73. People tell me I’m brave all the time. It’s odd really because I don’t see myself as all that courageous. I’ve been thinking about courage a lot recently. You know,…

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Queen of the Tearling Review: Vlog No. 2

This weeks vlog is a book review and I decided to try writing down what I was going to say and reading it. (Or mostly reading it). Queen of the Tearling by Erika Johansen: http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/18712886-the-queen-of-the-tearling. It’s recorded on my iPhone…

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Starting to vlog

Something has occurred to me. Actually I suppose I’ve been aware of it for a while, and it’s been nagging at me, pretty much constantly, over the course of the last year. My social media strategy is now non existent.…

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How to organise a conference

Last year I was asked if I wanted to contribute to a book on staff development. I believe my answer was initially suspicious…  “I don’t have to write it all, do I?” “No” “I don’t have to edit it all,…

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Not the Catcher in the Rye Review

It’s Day 44 in the Book Challenge House. And I’ve still not finished Catcher in the Rye. I started it about 25 days ago. I’m on page 153. I’ve got 39 pages to read and I’ve got to admit I’m…

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Reflection – 2015

2015 went by in a flash. Shockingly fast in fact, so I thought I’d have a look back over the year…. 2015 was the year of the new website. It was redesigned by Jade Kelsall and I’m really pleased with…

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