Creative Bureaucracy- a personal story

Back in 2003 I was working for the state government in a fantastic job and I was happy. Or so I thought. The fact that I worried all day, everyday, I assumed was just a part of my make-up.  After all there was a lot of fear in government - people afraid of doing the … Continue reading Creative Bureaucracy- a personal story

Apple Stores and Amazon Books- is ‘on-line’ moving to the city?

  In the film ‘You’ve Got Mail’, Kathleen Kelly (Meg Ryan) runs a children’s bookshop in Manhattan. Joe Fox (Tom Hanks) opens his Fox Books superstore just around the corner. It’s the mid 1990’s and the internet is fresh. The characters meet in an on-line chat room and fall in love, whilst unknowingly battling each … Continue reading Apple Stores and Amazon Books- is ‘on-line’ moving to the city?