I write this as I am preparing to leave on a business trip to a workshop in Chicago where another group of clients want to enhance their communication with ‘storytelling’. ‘Storytelling’ is certainly an ‘in thing’ at the moment, particularly in leadership development circles and more...

I get off the train at Kings Cross (I’ve been visiting my Mum up near Leeds) and pick up a taxi. I find myself in good spirits – I think I can feel the beginnings (at least for me) of the Olympic Games energy. Certainly there were a...

United Flight 509 New York to Denver. NOV 28, 2012. I order Gin & Ginger Ale. It's my cocktail of choice (I'm telling you this so you can send one across the room to me if ever we find ourselves in the same classy bar). I fly...

I had three coaching calls in the space of 5 hours the other day and everyone of them was basically about this question: 'David, can you help me to have a conversation that I am worried about having?' Thats not what my clients came into our...