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Vocation to Love, part 7: Job, Career or Vocation?

Filed in Work by on June 30, 2014 0 Comments
Vocation to Love, part 7: Job, Career or Vocation?

My great-nephew Aidan is five. He knows what he wants to do when he grows up. ‘I’m going to be a floor-layer,’ he says. I made a suggestion about a hobby he might enjoy. ‘No,’ […]

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What is the single most important predictor of a group’s effectiveness?

Filed in Work by on November 16, 2013 0 Comments
What is the single most important predictor of a group’s effectiveness?

If a group is going to work well together – any group at all – what is the single most important factor that will influence its effectiveness? You might be surprised. I was intrigued by […]

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What children want. What children need. What children get.

Filed in Family by on June 10, 2013 0 Comments

You may not have seen the recent Unicef report about the way materialism has come to dominate family life in Britain. What children really want, says the report, is to spend time with family and friends, to […]

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