Masks

It seems remarkable that, only six months ago, we were still under the impression that it was perfectly fine to shake hands and hug each other. I remember having friends over at the beginning of March. Though we remarked on this distant virus, I don’t think any of us thought it was coming our way… Read More Masks

Reflections on Leadership (without mentioning Dominic Cummings…well not much anyway)

Whilst acknowledging all the criticisms of Dominic Cummings in regard to his recent behaviour, I’d prefer to reflect on his time at the Department for Education from 2011 – 2014 and use it as a trigger for a reflection on leadership. In this period, he and his boss Michael Gove ripped through the department, triggering… Read More Reflections on Leadership (without mentioning Dominic Cummings…well not much anyway)