Free e book to launch ‘Blue Science’ campaign

The growth in what is called ‘compound scientific illiteracy is prompting my new campaign, BLUE Science, to tackle the problem of scientific illiteracy – which it claims is one of the biggest threats facing our society. A recent Ofsted report (January 2011) on science teaching in schools highlighted how at primary level since 2007, the […]

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6 management lessons from the ‘King’s Speech’

The Oscar and BAFTA-tipped ‘The King’s Speech’ is a great film but also highlights valuable lessons for managers – with its story centred on the relationship between King George VI (the client, played by Colin Firth) and his unorthodox speech therapist, Lionel Logue (the consultant, performed by Geoffrey Rush) and how together, they achieve extraordinary results. […]

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Blue Monday – to mark launch of BLUE Science campaign

Why science gets the reputation it deserves Pt 1This year’s Blue Monday celebrations – the symbolically most depressing day of the year on Monday January 24th – is marking the launch of a new campaign, BLUE Science, to tackle the problem of scientific illiteracy by defining the problem as getting ‘science understanding of the public’. […]

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