1210, 2017

BLOG: The Power of Headology

In my quest to read all 41 of Terry Pratchett’s Discworld novels (I’m currently on #17), one concept struck me as particularly true to real life- the power of ‘headology’, which is built on the principle that […]

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1210, 2017

BLOG: Working Relationship

I often speak about how working at FBP has helped me to understand that businesses are made up of people. One of the facets of this understanding is a model of how dynamics between staff […]

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1210, 2017

BLOG: Do Something

The human brain is a funny thing, in that in prioritising safety, it stymies development. The problem is that it’s designed to avoid danger, and so has come to associate danger with other things, such […]

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1210, 2017

BLOG: Shift

Understanding is a funny thing. You can go an awful long time thinking you understand everything. It’s a fundamental of being a teenager.

But as every teenager eventually realises, life changes, and that change will cause […]

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1210, 2017

BLOG: Value

So for one of my magazine assignments I have to read a book. (I know. I lead a life of hardship). It’s a self-help book for CEOs of family businesses, to mentally and emotionally prepare […]

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1210, 2017

BLOG: Muscle Memory

‘I’ll be honest, I’m kind of getting used to not being sure what to expect.’ Two weeks in, and I accidentally summed up my experience at Family Business Place in one go. At the time, […]

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1210, 2017

BLOG: Down the rabbit hole

After five years of working almost exclusively in retail, my first week as part of Family Business Place was a pretty daunting prospect. A big part of me was excited to get started. However, a […]

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