Category: Stress

December 11, 2012 / by James Whatley">James Whatley / Life, Social Media, Stress, Working / 19 Comments

the pressure of immediacy

TweetJust because we can, doesn’t mean we should. — Image via cocoarmani First, I want you to apply the following quote from this Fjord iPad post to all modern smart phones – It may seem like a small change, but a generation which has instant access, quite literally, at its fingertips, will be a quite […]

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December 29, 2009 / by James Whatley">James Whatley / Lucozade, Moleskine, Stress, Travelling, Working / 1 Comment

Back to Africa

Tweet Moleskine entry: August 5th, 2009 Lucozade Energy Challenge number three begins. It’s about 9pm at the time of writing, the plane is taxiing to the runway and we’re very nearly on our way. The task this time round is white water rafting on the Zambezi river. First stop: Cape Town, South Africa. From there, […]

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September 6, 2008 / by James Whatley">James Whatley / Blogging, Home Life, Stress / 16 Comments

The Science of Sleep

TweetThis post is inspired by conversations that end with Zzzs… A long time ago, I used to suffer from really, really bad insomnia. Really bad. Night after night I would lay awake, staring at the ceiling, waiting for the sandman to take me and yet night after night I’d be lucky if I scraped two […]

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October 4, 2007 / by James Whatley">James Whatley / Mobile, Stress, VOX / No Comments

My faith has been tested…

Tweet…in what? In the level of customer service from Vodafone UK. (bit of a rant this one – bear with me) Now… You may have your own opinions on VF (and their services) but for me personally, over the past ten years; having used Orange, o2 and 3 (never went near T-Mobile), I can honestly […]

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June 21, 2007 / by James Whatley">James Whatley / Glastonbury, Stress, VOX / No Comments

“Your mission…”

Tweet“…should you choose to accept it, is to leave the Glastonbury Festival (that’s right Sir, I said leave), and go to Castle Cary train station to pick up a very important person… This blog will self destruct in five seconds..” ……still here? Cool. Yep. Mission Impossible. Jana’s friend has arrived and is on her way. […]

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June 20, 2007 / by James Whatley">James Whatley / Glastonbury, Stress, Travelling / 1 Comment

Last Minute Welly Dash!

TweetI wait in ALL morning for my Wellies to arrive.. And guess what?! They didn’t. So my buddy Jana and I just missioned it into Kingston to get some.. The time at posting is 1424 – we gotta be on the coach in an hour. First we gotta navigate the Kingston one way system, get […]

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