I was having lunch with a friend this week and we were talking as you do. I don’t know how we got on to the subject but it became a conversation about why I’m doing what I’m doing. I guess for me I’ve always had that feeling I don’t fit somehow. I just seem to […]Read more "WHY JONTS? WHY?"
Greetings earthlings and gentle reader folk!!! You perhaps might get to say this only once or twice in a life time, so I’m going to say it and savour the moment while it lasts for a few seconds. Tadaa! – My new book is out! The Construction Manager’s BIM Handbook, published by Wiley and available […]Read more "The Construction Manager’s BIM Handbook – and finally!"
You know them. You probably work alongside them. You might even be one of the them. Creating space, possibilities, between the lines, outside the lines. Outside the box, where there is no box. Who made the box anyway? I was doing some training this week. My room in the hotel overlooked a canal, part of […]Read more "Living in the gap"
I guess the Olympics is a popular topic for a blog. I’m no different. But I was struck by a few things over the last few weeks. As you will know the issues around industry transformation are never far from my mind. Firstly, the story of Joe Clarke in the GB Kayak and his references to […]Read more "#nostoneunturned – #iamthefourthrider – Reflections of a Boomer"
You may not feel it, but our lives have changed. You experience it everyday. Walking down the street you bump into people because they’re peering down into their phone or tablet. On the train (if you can get one!) most are again engaged in another world, games, email, video, and web. It’s all happening out […]Read more "UKBIM Alliance – and about time too!"
“For the avoidance of doubt” as they say. Just so we are clear – “crystal” I believe the best days and times are still ahead. That applies to me, you, and anyone who wants to come along for the ride. If I/we don’t believe we can make a difference, click a shift, a new step, […]Read more "I believe………….just so we’re clear……….."
As Snoopy said “To live is to dance – to dance is to live!” or was it the other way round? :o) Watch this: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Tuh8Ff3V8k We know who you are. You’ve been dancing for some time. But you’re worried that more haven’t joined with you yet. Don’t. They will come, they are coming even now. […]Read more "#BIMdancing – a parable"