Virgin Awards: First update – I have entered! Can I do it?

I have over 4,000 connections and interested to see what percent of you will engage… Okay so two days I eventually got the courage and I submitted my social ethical enterprise into the @Virgin Media Business VOOM IMPACT Awards! Okay so I know I should have started it a few weeks back but honestly this was a really a big deal for me to do. But why would entering a competition be difficult? Was it for lack of time or resources? No. It was only when I really thought about my hesitancy to do it, I had to think. What was reallyRead More…

Engagement – don’t talk the talk; walk the walk…

Now you would think with the eagerness of people sharing, exploring and connecting information that it would be relatively easy to find government employees work email addresses, phone numbers or even basic work locations. But this is not always the case, and most of the time, I feel this is okay, as it is after all, up to themselves as to how they share their information. However, what I do have an issue with is, those who preach about “engagement”, “communication”, “partnerships” and “collaboration” with customers, patients, carers, service users and so on…and then choose themselves personally to, not only disengage, but not even giveRead More…

Yes, I challenge society as a whole. Yes, I challenge you as a person.

I challenge you. I challenge you to not be ignorant.  I challenge you to inform yourself. I challenge you to think of people, not in their masses, but as individuals. I challenge you to take this thought and apply it to yourself. I challenge you to think what it might be like to have people in your own community look down on you. I challenge you to think what it might be like to have societies across the world look down on you. I challenge you to think about how many of our people are across the world who may represent us in aRead More…