We are often told in work reviews about the weaknesses that we need to concentrate on, but there is a view that says that to work on our weaknesses is a waste of time.
When I go to the National Gallery in London I always have to take time to look at my favourite painting, The Execution of Lady Jane Grey, painted by Paul Delaroche. I always stand back and look at it from a distance to get a better view.
Last week I was thinking about how to give emotional support. It came about because that is outside of my remit in my work and it seems to me that there is very little emotional support available unless we have friends or family who offer it to us.
Today I had an encounter in Tesco, and I read one of the little snippets of news in the i newspaper, and I began to think about the food we waste.