Three Peas in a Pod: Him, Her and Haruki

Date: 24 January 2014 Location: Coffee Culture, Rangiora (South Island, New Zealand) Time: 1.37pm Protagonists: Sally Pewhairangi and Paul Brown Reality:  Not quite the same as it was this month back in 2013 And so here we are, back where it all started. Sally: Wow, what a year (and a bit with GST). Paul: So Sally, will you be irretrievably lost…

A Rational Fear of Tokyo Taxi Drivers

By Paul Brown “This highway leads to the shadowy tip of reality: you’re on a through route to the land of the different, the bizarre, the unexplainable… Go as far as you like on this road. It’s limits are only those of the mind itself. Ladies and Gentlemen, you’re entering the wondrous dimension of imagination……

Hidden In Plain Sight

As part of the work the Emerging Leaders Working Group is undertaking I’m interviewing people who stand out as some of New Zealand’s emerging leaders, or who have an interesting perspective on leadership. If there is someone who inspires you, someone you see as one of our profession’s emerging leaders, drop me a line with their contact…

The 1Q84 Files: An RA Investigation

Date: 1 January 2013 Location: Coffee Culture, Rangiora (South Island, New Zealand) Time: 11.37am Protagonists: Sally Pewhairangi and Paul Brown BEFORE THE BEGINNING [In which Paul only gets slapped once.] Sally: Hey Paul. Happy New Year! What about this for a project? Some of my friends on Twitter have been doing reading challenges last year,…