Category Archives: personal

Post Paris attacks… Why wholesale surveillance is still a spectacularly bad idea.

Tweet We’re all reeling following the attacks on Paris today, and the bloodbath that has occurred at the Bataclan Concert Hall. Once again the terrorists killed in the raid that followed the attacks have been described as ‘very young’. This … Continue reading

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The Thing About London

Big Ben

Tweet Lately I’ve been pining for London again. Actually it probably hasn’t stopped since I left, but there are times when the emotional pull of London is stronger than others, and there doesn’t seem to be any pattern to the … Continue reading

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What job do you do?

The Long Road Ahead from http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:The_Long_Road_Ahead.jpg

Tweet One of the problems I’ve faced recently is in describing what I do in my various business ventures. I’m a company director and a digital strategist. But I’m also a blogger, a trainer, a public speaker, a change manager, … Continue reading

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Quick update on what I’m doing

Tweet So very quickly – before I get back to blogging about stuff that’s interesting – I’m now working as a private consultant as well as co-founding one new company (which I can’t really talk about yet) and one existing … Continue reading

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Updates, blog posts and general excitement about the new job

Tweet It’s been a while since I have had a chance to blog here, but that’s been because I’ve been flat out moving back to Oz and getting settled at 1000heads. I’m now happily ensconced in the Sydney office and … Continue reading

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New job for JJ – and a move back to Oz

1000heads

Tweet So now the processes are all in motion, I’m at last able to publicly share my news about my next challenge! 🙂 I’m joining the word of mouth marketing firm 1000heads as its Chief Operating Officer in Australia.  And … Continue reading

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HiBROW is live!

hibrow.tv

Tweet I’m very excited and proud to announce that HiBROW – the company for which I am Chief Operating Officer – is live today.  It’s been a fabulous ride for the past year, bringing Don Boyd’s vision into reality, and … Continue reading

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Quick update

Sun from Clouds - from Wikimedia Commons

Tweet It’s been a while since I’ve posted, primarily because I didn’t see much point in recording the various world events, be they political patches, royal matches or terrorist dispatches.  But as I’ve had a few pings from people, it seems appropriate … Continue reading

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Click me! Or, linking to the source rather than the commentary

Click here from wikimedia commons

Tweet There’s a disturbing trend I’m finding among links I’m following from twitter, and it is that instead of linking to the source of a piece of research or the source of a quote, or the source of a video … Continue reading

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‘He/She owes me’: Everything that’s wrong about the human condition

Tweet In this post I’m partially diverting from my usual analysis of technology in society and business, and instead attempting to communicate a perspective on what I see as a serious flaw in human relations: the expectation and demand for … Continue reading

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