adam pittaway interview

An interview with Adam Pittaway, author of Live to Eat: Meals Everyone Can Make

Who hasn’t stood in the kitchen and thought ‘what on earth am I going to cook for supper this evening?’. Let’s face it unless you love to cook, you’re probably going to be tested like this on at least one evening a week. So, it’s always helpful to have a cook book to hand which caters for every type of kitchen doyen – from the newbie to the old hand. This week I’d like to welcome Adam Pittaway, author of Live to Eat, Meals Everyone Can Make to the Thursday throng hot seat. Continue reading

reluctant innovator

Meet Ken Banks, author of The Rise of the Reluctant Innovator

I was fortunate enough to meet Ken when we both presented at a conference on social entrepreneurship in London about four years ago. He struck me then as a great example of an innovator that many might try to emulate. When I spotted he had a new book out about the experiences of those who innovate to improve the lot of their fellow man I knew it would be a great read and I wasn’t disappointed. With a foreward by Archbishop Desmond Tutu, it seems my thoughts about Ken’s book were also recognised by those inhabiting a much broader public platform. Continue reading

Meeting Eric Rendel, author of Light

Eric Rendel is a British Orthodox Jew who lives and works in the UK and his book Light has recently been released in the UK, the USA and Australia. He works as a freelance IT consultant specialising in software packages for professionals and his first story was a children’s story which was published in the Jewish Chronicle in 1985 this was followed by another short story. Continue reading