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Gender imbalance? What gender imbalance?

I have been living in a state of ignorant bliss. For years I was under the naïve impression that female athletes were striving to reach the pinnacle of their chosen field. 416 more words


Why Syed is talking a load of rubbish

Last week the UK sports journalist Matthew Syed wrote an article in “the Times” where he said sportswomen don’t deserve equal pay with men. He rightly took a lot of stick for that, but he also said something else. 948 more words

Optimize your linkedin profile

So it’s time to refresh your profile… where to begin?  Said another way, where do you get the most bang for the buck on your profile? 732 more words


History meets technology

Another busy fortnight in home school, and the uniform is slipping away.  No longer do I have to teach my son looking like a street urchin from Dickensian days!  824 more words


2010 Matthew Syed

He was the number one table tennis player. Maybe it was because he was unique.  And maybe not.

Matthew Syed deconstructs the less than purely accidental route to reaching #1 ranking in the UK. 550 more words