I explore human dynamics by: creating models and tools that help people make good choices; consulting with organisations who want to make sense of what it takes to thrive; and playing with a range of creative projects.
A taste of my projects
TEDx Talk: Getting things done in groups
Five Vital Conversations For Getting Things Done In Groups. TEDx Roma 2018. Introducing the world to The Let's Go Model®.
New Poetry Book: Alive or Else
30 short sharp poems exploring the human predicament: the complexities of love, the passing of time and mouse infestations. My fourth poetry book.
Let's Go: making collaboration work
A new model for getting a grasp on personal and spiritual growth - and a five day retreat in the Austrian mountains. Next up: Summer 2020.
The Borough Common
I co-founded this community in 2009. We meet over brunch each month for rich conversations about topics that matter for society and our own individual lives.
Camberwell & "All's Well"
I have made artworks exploring the area where I live and it's "All's Well" slogan - including a 30 foot mural and a brass plaque embedded into the pavement.
A global collaboration made of local parts: 41 artists from six cities getting mixed up in each others' creative process.
A workshop for making friends with anger and finding a life-giving force. As featured in The Guardian, Refinery 29 and BBC Scotland.
Understanding Creative Practice
I have been thinking and writing on Creative Practice - how it works and what it is good for. This article was written for the RSA.
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My interests: the world of work, complex problem solving, collaboration, group identity, social processes, society structures, creative practice, inner life, religion, leadership.
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