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Why using Google in the classroom isn’t cheating
Allowing our children to use technology in the classroom, to access information on Google, is not cheating!We need to stop[...]
The key skills Google looks for in graduates
What are the key skills that Google (and other big companies) now look for in their job candidates? What are[...]
Advising your children for careers in accounting and finance
So, your child wants to become an accountant or auditor? Or maybe you’re advising them to follow a career in[...]
Career Guidance – Time to change our thinking
When it comes to career guidance and career choices for our children we, as parents, need to start thinking differently[...]
Choosing the right school
Choosing the right school for your children can be a difficult choice - it’s an important decision and a significant[...]
Ikigai – Helping our kids find their purpose
What will you advise your kids when they're asking what they should be when they 'grow up'? Is it possible to[...]
Talking Robot books a hair appointment
When a talking Robot can phone up a hair salon and successfully make a hair appointment without sounding like a[...]
How to Teach Kids Emotional and Social Skills
Teaching our kids emotional and social skills are important jobs that we as parents have.  In her book 13 Things[...]
Is 85% good? What are you measuring
What are you missing by what you are measuring?I wonder how long the standard 'measure' for our kids will be[...]
Teach your kids entrepreneurial skills
Some of the key skills we're going to need in the future are entrepreneurial skills. This doesn't mean having to[...]
To be a Future Smart Parent, you must change your mind
It will very soon be the 2020s – in fact, the children starting school now will only enter university in[...]
[Book] Future Proof your Child
“Stop the world, I want to get off!’ is the regular refrain of many of today’s time-pressured parents.“ Give me[...]
The New Lemonade Stand
I have spent many hours every week researching and writing a book about the future of work and leadership. In[...]