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John Wade
Works at Bromford
Attended Keele University
Lived in Ettington
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Is there anything more lovely than sunlight through trees in springtime?

#trees #spring #sunlight 
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A helpful little overview of apps and online sites designed to make sharing stuff easier.

#ABCD #sharing   #community  
  #neighbours   #stuff   #Dudley  
As part of some work I’m doing in Wrens Nest I’ve been doing a bit of research in to online sites which help neighbours to lend and borrow household items and tools. We’re setting up some Sharing S...
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Time to switch off the white noise and look at the evidence
I bet you love coming up with new ideas….new ways of solving problems. In organisations with a social purpose there are lots of people impatient to do things better, to increase the impact they hav...
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I love this conspiracy theory!
 
“Believe the world is conspiring to help you.” -W. Clements Stone
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Having fun with the Nurture Development Blog tiles
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It's time for us to help our Politicians to grow up and start using experiments to test their policies before they inflict them on us all. 
Politicians have feet of clay, too, and policies don't always work like they should. We need a political culture that allows experimentation - and the humility to accept when we get things wrong, too.
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Another piece of wonderful architecture in Oxford. Shame about the people.
 
My latest attempt to find somewhere half-decent to write for an hour or so...
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We won't achieve the change we want through sticks and carrots or good cops and bad cops. But a bit of tough love just might work. +Kate Bagley +William Lilley 

#toughlove   #changinglives   #goodcop   #badcop   #Life   #Partciple  
Anyone who has ever been arrested will know about 'good cop/bad cop'. After you've been left to stew in your cell for a few hours you'll be taken off to an interview room. There will be t...
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I do like this +Paul Taylor +Tom Hartland 
 
A very cute story. A 7-year-old girl got a 3D printed hand for $50 http://bbc.in/1CAfQo3
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Plenty of new sounds here courtesy of Nils Frahm and the first Piano Day on Sunday.

#pianoday   #NilsFrahm   #pianomusic   #piano   #soundcloud  
'Spaces' out now on Erased Tapes. More info: www.nilsfrahm.com Management: felix(at)agentur-grimm(dot)com
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The power of shared stories. But are stories alone really enough?
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My latest blog post. Why the Bromford Lab is obsessed with solving the right problems and slaying unicorns.
  'Green Eggs and Ham' by Dr Seuss was one of the first books I really fell in love with. I remember it was a Christmas present left at the foot of my bed....one that I was allowed to open as ...
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Education
  • Keele University
    Philosophy, 1982 - 1986
  • St. Peter's High School, Burnham-on-Crouch, Essex
    1975 - 1982
  • Purleigh County Primary School
    1969 - 1975
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Joining up the planks.
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Director at Bromford
Employment
  • Bromford
    Director, 2000 - present
  • Bromford Support
    2000 - 2013
  • Brighter Futures
  • Rethink
    Service Manager, 1996 - 2002
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Previously
Ettington - Stoke-on-Trent - North Fambridge