Work-Life Balance

Want Not, Waste Not

If you’re anything like me, your shopping habits as a bloke are often well-researched, begrudging and centred on getting an absolute bargain… Unless you’re buying beer, or have cash in your pocket on a lunchtime…. Somehow eating and drinking with your mates isn’t a problem, when buying a birthday present for the mother-in-law is…....

Why is August so boring?

Why is August so boring? You come back from your holiday fired up for work… or painfully aware that the same old niggles are the same old niggles…   Still, it’s a fairly good option to have – cracking on loving what you do, or looking for that juicy next role in your accelerating...

Gamify your Life

Gamify your Life Advent Calendars, Christmas Jumpers, Christmas Drinks, Amazon Prime, Spending Whilst You’re Skint… Merry Christmas! I love it!!!         I’ve got to confess though, I used to hate it… Even though it would be the one point in the year where there’s a massive lull in recruitment. No phones ringing, taking it easy....

Mud

Mud What is a weekend? We return home from work to work. Back to the house, back to the family, back to cat, back to the dog, the washing, the garden. Hobbies, chores and food combine in blur of Dad’s taxi zipping round childrens’ parties, the hum of the washing machine,  slow plumes of...