Doctor's Note

October 15, 2021

Announcing my online courses

I’ve taught offline and online courses in design & innovation for many years, but when the pandemic hit and everyone suddenly went online I …

October 6, 2021

Smalltalk

Smalltalk gets a bad name. As an Englishman living in Germany, I often experience a lack of smalltalk – it really seems to be perceived as …

June 18, 2021

Design Leadership Masterclass

I’ll be giving a masterclass at the Design Leadership program from Echos Innovation Lab starting on July 12th. My session is all about …

March 5, 2021

Your time is a non-renewable resource

I wrote a short thought over on LinkedIn based on a conversation with a coachee, who was worried she wasn’t doing enough at work (she was …

January 9, 2021

Escaping your personal escape room

This post was originally part of my newsletter Doctor’s Note. It is traditional at this time of the year to either write an end of year …

November 26, 2020

Futurice Show and Tell – Design Leadership

I was recently invited by Futurice Berlin to give a short talk on design leadership, along with Melanie Dreser. The video is now available …

November 20, 2020

Finding meaning and purpose in work and life

This post was originally part of my newsletter Doctor’s Note. My most recent Power of Ten podcast episode is with Jungian Psychoanalyst and …