Who knew business would boom during this pandemic? We are learning with our students in the CCE project. Come and pick up some gifts! Continue reading Doing business online in Corona times! “Need a Gift?”
Do you love the sound of silence? And if you think of Simon and Garfinkel… ok, fair enough. But what about the Pandemic silence? The sounds we thought we’d never miss? Amsterdam misses you! Continue reading Amsterdam on Tiptoes
So, I took a few days break from blogging and felt rather guilty about it, but as guilt is my middle name, I have taken some deep breaths and ‘dealt with it’ since the May vacation is over and work awaits, and there’s only so much procrastination one can do and get away with it. So, work has done in the past couple of days and I left my writing on the shelf. Actually, to be 100% honest, I did write something (else) for the letter F – in handwriting, in the notebook next to my bed – a piece of fiction! An excerpt from my upcoming book (yes, the one that’s still in the works), but instead, as it’s already a quarter past midnight and work awaits tomorrow yet again, I decided on a shorter blog for tonight.
When the penny drops
Today at school – where I coach students – I encountered a wonderful example of how self development workshops and communication skills can come together and become a thing of beauty. And I say this, because often, when teaching these topics, to 1st year students, it seems as if they really aren’t interested and that they know best, and ‘please don’t try to change or improve me.’