Speculative Calls

How do you feel about speculative calls from job seekers? It’s Saturday morning and I have just received a call from a student looking for some part-time work. How do you feel about such approaches? Personally, I am always impressed. When someone goes to the...

What makes a successful leader?

What makes a successful leader? This was the question posed in the following article that I was asked to contribute to. There is a lot one could say in answer to this question. I am interested in hearing what your answer is. Leave a comment below if you haven’t...

Best Startup Scotland

Great to get a mention in Best Startup Scotland. They tracked more than 100,000 Scottish startups and used this information to highlight top employees, founders and organisations they thought deserved more appreciation. We all like to feel appreciated. They then...

The Problem With Labels

The Problem With Labels PeopleMaps was designed to deliberately avoid the use of labels. Labelling would make life easier for PeopleMaps, however, they have inherent problems, which is why the decision was taken not to use them. Labels Are Pejorative No one likes to...