The past few weeks have been non-stop and it suddenly occurred to me that it’s been 3 weeks since my last post. As we are advancing rapidly into the depths of 2014, I thought it…

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The sun may be shining brightly, but there is plenty of reason to feel festive over here in Doha, if you are willing to make a bit of effort. After complaining about how un-Christmassy we…

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Since I arrived here, I have seen Doha as a place of opportunity. But unlike London, where opportunity lies around every corner, here you have to look for it and be ready to grab it…

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According to my friend Phil, until Thursday, Thanksgiving and Hanukkah hadn’t fallen on the same day for 125 years. And now that day’s over, they won’t coincide again for another 70,000! The two celebrations actually have…

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With over five years under my belt as a management consultant specialising in change management, you think I’d be well-practised at dealing with change by now. Not so. As is usually the case in life,…

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