Boat House, 3rd time lucky

The Boat House along the Duver in Seaview is a wonderful venue which just didn’t work – until now.  It was once a decrepit old  pub, which was expensively revamped a  couple of years ago with high hopes. But never quite hit the mark with the holy trinity of eating out – food/service/price-point.  All of a sudden it’s buzzing, what’s made the difference? (more…)


Up on your feet now

So did the audience get up on its feet by the end of my speech? Yes, they most certainly did!  And they surprised themselves, and me too, by the sheer amount of energy and excitement they generated. The venue: a Gartner Leadership Forum for Chief Information Officers. My speech: Getting your Message Across. The best thing about the whole experience was the connection… (more…)