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“Do unto others as you’d have them do unto you” How many times did you hear that growing up? It’s also in the bible (Matt 7:12) and I’ve done my level best to action it in life…. But…. In the … Continue reading

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‘Teacher’ – my tribute to my dad

My dad died a couple of weeks back. The funeral was last Friday. It was a true celebration of his life. A few people have asked to have a copy of my speech so I thought I’d put it up … Continue reading

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pretty good advice…

At the start of the new millennium the Dalai Lama apparently issued eighteen rules for living. Here they are – I’m loving 5! 😉 >>>>>>> Take into account that great love and great achievements involve great risk. When you lose, don’t lose … Continue reading

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“The lost art of the sentence”

…this is a quote from Andrew Peterson during his interview with Randy Elrod at the Recreate Conference. Andrew is an amazing singer/songwriter and Founder of the Rabbit Room and quite the Artisan – he’s all about his craft. He was … Continue reading

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Thinking and Feeling – creating culture

You’ve got 3 bowls: One with hot water in which you have your left hand in One with cold water which you have your right hand in one in the middle with luke warm water So what happens when you … Continue reading

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so, no blogs since Feb….  I can, however, summarise my path as follows: spiritual and physical a father and a son domestic and untamed on the mountain and in the valley in the office and in the ocean logical and … Continue reading

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THE LOVE EP: Four stripped back songs all about love – recorded in one atmospheric late night session with two great friends on piano and guitar respectively. All the proceeds from this 4 track ep are going to the Mando … Continue reading

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Been rereading my Strengths Finder results.  If you’ve never heard of ‘Strengths Finder’, you can check it at –  it is one of many self-analysis thingamys out there – much like Belbin or Myers Briggs.  It’s incredibly accurate from what … Continue reading

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Mobile blogging II : "all sorts of better"

Okay…this is a genuine blog – check this pic – i love our lodger 🙂

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Yours truly picking up the award for Digital Agency of the Year…

…was a great night on April 30th as the rest of the Mando Group team and I went along to the How Do Awards and ended up picking up Digital Agency of the Year. Felt great getting the recognition for … Continue reading

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