How School Changed My Workflow: Netflix for Books

How School Changed My Workflow: Netflix for Books

In 2019 I began work on a master’s degree. The last time I had written academically was 1980 something or other. Back then, I used index cards to keep all of my research together. Thankfully as my handwriting has become more illegible, software for research and...
Is There a Problem with Servant Leadership?

Is There a Problem with Servant Leadership?

Over the past week, I’ve posted a couple of times about problems with hierarchical leadership. In addressing the problem of unhealthy leadership within the church, a common solution over the past few decades has been “Servant Leadership”. Proponents of servant...
Coolio in Ireland

Coolio in Ireland

This, if true, is so Ireland. RIP Coolio. Never forget his appearance on Irish daytime chatshow Open House, who, legend has it, booked him by mistake. They hadn't arranged backing dancers, so he made the middle-age production crew dress up and do it instead. Best...
Who is in Charge Here?

Who is in Charge Here?

I’m sure you have seen hierarchical leadership displayed on an organisational chart. Typically one person is at the top, with a few subordinates at the next level and so on until you get to the bottom. It is often represented as a triangle as well.  Similar...
How School Changed My Workflow: Mind Mapping

How School Changed My Workflow: Mind Mapping

In 2019 I began work on a master’s degree, and I quickly found my workflow not up to the task. The last time I had written academically was in 1980 something or other. Back then, I used index cards to keep all of my research together. Thankfully as my...