The topic covered here within this essay is far from being ‘Drop Dead Simple‘. I am currently reading a well written book by an author called Cal Newport. The title of this insightful book is called ‘Deep Work’. The book centers around the reader developing an ability to recognise what is and how to perform… Continue reading Drop Dead Simple: Liberation or Captivity #UKEdChat
Today I would like to share with you a little something special. My youngest daughter has written many stories since she was born. Now she has written another amazing story (River Monster). I would like to share this story with you today. I thought it was a very well written, and well presented for a… Continue reading The River Monster – A Nine Year Old’s Story
I have been reading up on Point of Sale (POS) Fraud recently. The reason for this was because I recently experienced some disturbing events at different shopping locations. It got me thinking about how employees are able to steal either cash or products from the organisations they work for. This short essay will look at… Continue reading False Processing: Theft Technique Point Of Sale #Fraud
Today’s men have become the next generation of fathers (Daddy Shift) and now our modern-day father takes many different forms and roles (American Psychological Association, 2013). No longer are fathers being ‘relegated to a role of disciplinarian’, they are now enjoying a more involved, hands-on ‘nurturing role’ (Wilson, 2002). This brief essay aims to examine… Continue reading Daddy Shift: Equal Rights
I think most parents will understand the Naughty Step technique (Parenting Style) and I know I have certainly used it with my two girls. I found it interesting when reading the research and watching clips from a series called ‘Supernanny’ and I wanted to share some of the things I had learnt. So within this… Continue reading Parenting Style: The Naughty Step #psychology #familylife #parenting
It never started off like I have it now… Working long hours, unsocial hours, arriving back late, missing evening dinner, missing the school runs, working weekends… and to what end? What about when we are not at work… school runs, after school activities, homework, making evening dinner, eating quickly making sure we have enough time… Continue reading A Wise Investment: The reason I don’t work weekends.