Periods of increased pressure, if approached in a positive frame of mind, can be both exhilarating and also highly productive Read more

It is nearly a year since I was involved in a ceremonial occasion, namely when the unit I had been with in Afghanistan marched through the streets of our local town when we returned. The support from the local population was humbling and it was truly one of the highlights of my military career so far. However, whenever you march to the sound of a band there is always the nagging fear that you will drift out of step of the drum. Read more

I have now finished two of the six units I will be completing in the first year of the Open University Business School MBA programme and I am beginning to feel that I am treading water with a little more confidence. Read more

Combining full time work with a part-time MBA demands discipline, time management and dedication Read more