Keeping the Games feelgood factor alive…

I remember reading about Sydney’s Olympic Games volunteers and how some struggled to return to normal life once their work was done. Having watched London’s Games Makers in action for most of the Olympic fortnight, I can understand why it’s so hard to hang up the purple outfit for the last time. These guys made…

You think you know someone…

Sometimes you just think “Wow. That was an easy, fun job.” I was asked to attend a fundraising dinner in Guernsey. Sir Clive Woodward was also on the bill. “Great,” I thought. “Interesting podium partner, lovely setting…why not?” If only all my jobs could be like this one. The top man at Leicester Tigers rugby…

Pirates of the Caribbean…?

Here we are in Olympic year! After seven long years of waiting, the Games are almost upon us. For the first time, I’m hitting January and thinking “Great! It’s a new year!” Normally I’d be pulling myself together and trying not to moan about the weather… I’ve got no right at all to complain about…