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If you look up ‘excellence’ in the dictionary …

When I was at school, one way of expressing a compliment (or sometimes an insult) was to say something like ‘if I look up “brainy” in the dictionary, I see a picture of you’. Whether we’re thinking about work or … Continue reading

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Lagom – or are you expert enough?

Here’s the latest addition to my wall of inspiration: The Expert Enough manifesto reminded me of a Swedish word I heard about: ‘lagom’. Like the Danish word ‘hygge’, it’s a word that’s difficult to translate. Like the little bear’s porridge, … Continue reading

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