But Daddy. No One Passed to Me.

Ah, the lessons that we can learn from our kids… My son Danny played his first competitive game of (field) hockey on Sunday. He hasn’t been playing for so long and is a year young for his U10 team, but in the name of inclusivity, he was given a chance to get some game time.…

By pauldrury 17/12/2018 Off

Vulnerability Is Not a Weakness

In the first month of my graduate scheme job, I announced to everyone that I wanted to be Commercial Director within five years. That cringe-worthy moment will stay with me forever, and it took about ten years and a load of extremely hard lessons to knock the youthful arrogance out of me. I’m not sure…

By pauldrury 17/12/2018 Off

Futureproof Your HR Content

The role of the social media algorithm is to create an online “experience” that retains our attention for long enough to analyse our behaviour and harvest our personal data. In second-guessing our thoughts, it attempts to populate our social world with content that it deems worthy of our attention. I do not believe that it…

By pauldrury 04/10/2018 Off