As the autumn season approaches, and we’re recharged after a summer break, how will you use your renewed energy? And is it limitless?
It’s confession time: Hello, my name is Sam, and I’m hopelessly lazy! In this episode I talk about setting goals to get things done, and look at Medium.com’s decision to sack 50 people, in order to refocus the company’s original mission.
Here’s the original article by Ev Williams https://blog.medium.com/renewing-mediums-focus-98f374a960be#.dfxmtoahv
In today’s bubble, I talk about deconstructing complex ideas and rebuilding them again, with help from scientist, author and broadcaster Professor Alice Roberts. And I stick to my guns!
All clips of Alice Roberts are kindly lifted from Series 4, Episode 12 of Book Shambles, with Josie Long and Robin Ince
In this episode I tell the true story of how I saved a cat’s life today. No, really! The sound of the screaming, meowing cat was horrendous, and I’m sure the memory will stay with me for a long time. But what happens if no-one can hear you screaming when you really need help?
I also mention the very worthwhile Only Us Campaign, which aims to help us see people with mental health labels as #OnlyUs. In their words, ‘4/4 of us are human beings’. Please check them out on Twitter: @
In episode #004, I talk about being held accountable by my support networks and have a better life because of it. How do you benefit from being in your support networks, and what do you do to make things better for others?