Learning a new language: why we should bother!September 25, 2014
I find myself beginning this week’s post with the same reference as last week’s, to Simon Kuper’s piece about...00
Struggling to learn a language, growth mindsets, and another opening to systems thinkingSeptember 18, 2014
Last week, I referred to a Financial Times opinion piece by Simon Kuper about language learning, entitled “Learning another language? Don’t...
Systems thinking, liberal arts education, and learning languageSeptember 12, 2014
Systems thinking seems to be crossing my path these days. Or, is it perhaps my current mindset that causes...
Sir Alex Ferguson’s slow managementMay 17, 2013
As I wrote last time, the recent announcement of the retirement of Alex Ferguson, Manchester United’s legendary manager, generated...