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Got Some Goals for the New Year? Great. Just Don’t Forget This

Woman holding a January Calendar

I can be a real dreamer. There’s always a book, a media project, a life ambition waiting in the wings. So when BBC Radio 2 asked what my hope for the new year was, my mind automatically went down the path of goals and ambitions. But something wasn’t right. There’s more to life than career goals… More…

Donald Trump’s Win Sends Two Subtle Messages That Require Our Response

Hillary was always going to be bad news. I get that. I also get that a vote for Donald Trump in the US Presidential election was for many not so much a vote for him as against Clinton, the establishment she represents, and some of the radical policies she stands for. I understand that, for many, this was a no-win election. I understand also that what I share in this post may lose me some friends. But Trump’s win carries with it two subtle messages that need to be confronted, and confronted quickly. More…