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July 28, 2017

Earlier this year I had the chance to meet up with Jon Alexander.  Jon is a driving force behind New Citizenship Project and #citizenshift.   In our conversation we discussed the potential for our new Metro Mayors in the UK to help lead and facilitate a different...

July 27, 2017

We enjoy connecting and collaborating with other people working with purpose across a plurality of spaces and take great pleasure and learning from working on both a local and an international basis but over the last year we've found ourselves increasingly drawn to the...

July 17, 2017

Between Brexit and the "ultimate deal maker" that is the American President, negotiation is having something of a heyday in our popular consciousness currently. If you think about it though you don't have to be Minister for Exiting the European Union for negotiation to...

July 13, 2017

(A shortened version of this article first appeared in Local Government Chronicle)

The lack of women's representation and voice, and lack of diversity more broadly, in devolved decision-making has been starkly visible over the last two years - from the ‘pale, male' imag...

July 3, 2017

It's that time of year, 'holiday reads' are appearing in all manner of places. I was prompted to consider this from the perspective of 'coaching' by a conversation with a fellow sailor on the Round the Island race at the weekend (for the non-sailors, while there are ma...

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This is a blog I wrote for Claire Bradshaw in June 2019 about why at Happen Together we use clean language.

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Clean language: directing your attention within the system to create sustainable change

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