• Hope

    A thought for your day, featuring photography from my travels. This shot: an anemone reaching for the sun last week

  • Hold

    A thought for your day, featuring photography from my travels. This shot: Spring colours in London’s Notting Hill last May

  • Within

    A thought for your day, featuring photography from my travels. This shot: azaleas reflected in one of the ponds at Isabella Plantation in England’s Richmond Park last May

  • Focus

    A thought for your day, featuring photography from my travels. This shot: gorgeous plantings in the Sunken Garden at Kensington Palace last May

  • Indomitable

    A thought for your day, featuring photography from my travels. This painting of a chickadee comes from Erin Forestell, symbolising the arrival of Spring and the continuation of hope.

  • This

    A thought for your day, featuring photography from my travels. This shot: a duck at Richmond Park, England last spring

  • Home

    A thought for your day, featuring photography from my travels. This shot: Guischican House in Kelowna, Canada

  • Weekend Poll: Pandemic – A snapshot in time

    A couple of weeks after my first Weekend Poll about the COVID-19/coronavirus, pandemic, it’s time to hear again from assistants around the globe. Let’s assess how it’s impacting you and your work environments at this point in time.

  • Generalizations

    A thought for your day, featuring photography from my travels. This shot: Spring time in Kitsilano!

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Real Careers – My Interviews With Assistants Around the Globe

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Travel Resources and Inspiration

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Weekend Polls - where assistants around the globe have their say

Weekend Poll: Pandemic – A snapshot in time

A couple of weeks after my first Weekend Poll about the COVID-19/coronavirus, pandemic, it’s time to hear again from assistants around the globe. Let’s assess how it’s impacting you and your work environments at this point in time.

Coronavirus news and Weekend Poll results

Coronavirus news and results of my March 2nd Weekend Poll on how the virus is impacting your workplaces

Weekend Poll: Coronavirus and workplace practices

We’ve been hearing and reading about coronavirus, also known as COVID-19. Let’s assess if and how it’s impacting you and your work environments.

Hope

A thought for your day, featuring photography from my travels. This shot: an anemone reaching for the sun last week

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