Essex breeds outsiders like nowhere else

A version of this article appeared in the Essex Chronicle Bestselling author Robert Kelsey has just written The Outside Edge with the aim of helping those that “don’t belong” succeed on their own terms What does a white male know about being an outsider at work or in business? Since the publication of The Outside Edge: How Outsiders Can Succeed …

A gold medal in cynicism

The talk in the office early this week was of the empty seats at the Olympics. I couldn’t resist responding with my usual cynicism regarding the media coverage of such events. That headline had been written long before the games started, I said. The media was simply waiting for the first few inevitable rows of unused IOC seats to pounce: …