James Piecowye thinking out loud

Ideas, inspiration and a bit of random.

Indie Music

We all do things we love and that often appear to others to be a huge investment in time with no immediate return. I was asked this week why I spend the time to meet with Paul Kelly each week and play Indie Music from the Middle East? Because the music is cool? Why not? Never […]

CreativeMornings Chapter is Coming to Dubai!

This is simply great news. Have you heard of CreativeMornings, they came on my radar 2 years ago when I was at TEDActive. You really want to go and give them a look, www.creativemornings.com. Not so new but very cool. In 2008, Tina Roth Eisenberg (Swissmiss) started CreativeMornings out of a desire for an ongoing, […]

The Future of Media?

Do you ever get a chance to look at the material coming out of the Berlin School of Creative Leadership? I would love to go back and do an EMBA at the Berlin School and here is why. The people who go to the school and graduate are those people you simply weant to be […]

Nicholas Negroponte’s Advice for Recent Graduates

I came across this on BigThink.com and you know there is a lot to be said with the idea her puts forward in just over 2 minutes and 30 seconds. Sure the delivery, as Marcus @innerfight said, leaves a bit to be desired but the message works. If you could give a graduate advice today what would […]