The Knack of Dismissing Opinions

The Knack of Dismissing Opinions

I recently received a letter of complaint from a student taking one of our courses. The student had taken deep offence at something I said and needed to tell me how compassionless he found me. I didn’t give time responding to this letter. However, I was quickly...
The Art of Strategic Avoidance

The Art of Strategic Avoidance

I’ve never been one for the endless ‘how to be more productive’ articles that flood our newsfeeds. However, there is a notion that we need to embrace if we’re to grow more effective in life, or, help other people to become more effective in...