Category Archives: Blog

I have seen your future … and it’s not pretty.

November 14th, 2017

I recently attended a presentation by a ‘futurist’ who advises large corporations how they should prepare for technological and societal changes over the next five years. While highly entertaining, there was nothing in his list that couldn’t be predicted by the average Joe. So last night I gazed into my author’s crystal ball to determine … Continue reading I have seen your future … and it’s not pretty.

The procurement profession can make a world of difference – A ‘novel’ approach.

October 15th, 2017

My latest novel, The Last Oracle will be launched on Tuesday 17th October. The book’s hero, Sam Jardine is the ‘James Bond’ of the Procurement profession. He is as ordinary a person as any one of us, but he has the bad luck to be the employed by various nefarious organisations who are putting the … Continue reading The procurement profession can make a world of difference – A ‘novel’ approach.

The Influence of Big Oil

August 28th, 2017

It is impossible to overstate the importance of the global oil industry. We depend upon it for almost every aspect of our lives and until recently our biggest fear was that oil would run out. How would we drive our cars and fly to our favourite destinations without this precious commodity? Whole economies including those in … Continue reading The Influence of Big Oil

Six of the Best. The Jaw Dropping Business Inventions that Changed My Life.

August 16th, 2017

Unlike today’s Gen X’ers, Gen Yer’s and Millennials, I was born and educated in mankind’s Industrial Age but graduated in the Information Age. Just as Fred Flintstone and his stone age car existed on the cusp of the bronze age, my career has straddled two different epochs. Unlike my Information Age business colleagues, I have never lost that … Continue reading Six of the Best. The Jaw Dropping Business Inventions that Changed My Life.

Summer Thrills: 50+ Free Mysteries & Thrillers, Short Stories, & More!

August 16th, 2017

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Thriller, Mystery & Suspense Deal – Free Books

August 15th, 2017

Instafreebie Multi-Author Giveaway Dear readers, I have something special, I’d like to share with you. I’ve teamed up with mystery and crime thriller authors to give away a collection of 48 novels. You can access the giveaway page at this link http://bookdeals.today/. This opportunity is available for a limited time only and will expire on 25th … Continue reading Thriller, Mystery & Suspense Deal – Free Books

Who’s that Trip-Trapping over MY Bridge? – 6 Ways to Counter a Troll Pile-on Attack

August 7th, 2017

Six months before last year’s presidential election, I wrote a tongue-in-cheek blog about how to survive a Trump presidency. A week later the blog was subject to an orchestrated ‘no prisoners taken, pile-on Troll attack’ by twenty or so Trump supporters. The attack lasted for a couple of hours, but when no-one responded to their … Continue reading Who’s that Trip-Trapping over MY Bridge? – 6 Ways to Counter a Troll Pile-on Attack

Download 18 FREE Thriller and Mystery Novels Today!

July 28th, 2017

Have you read my novel ‘The Sleepwalker Legacy’?  Enter to win the book and 20 fantastic dark thrillers from an amazing collection of authors, alongside bookstore gift cards, PLUS a Kindle Fire or Nook Tablet! Enter the contest by clicking here: bit.ly/2uzmhfm When you’re done, leave a comment to let me know you’ve entered!