COUNTDOWN TO CHRISTMAS / HOLIDAYS 2015 IN CULTURAL TWISTS

What's In Your head as you visit Paris after the tragic events of 13/11?

The tribes and tributes

HE who speaks LOUDEST… or SHE?

Thoughts on mixed-gender groups

Tradition meets modernity

in design from around the world

Overhearing the Overheard

let it snaw let it snaw let it snaw

Our thoughts on a new Scots Thesaurus project

Kids : if tomorrow you were given £1 million, what would you do with it?

Give it? Spend it? Save it?

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Countdown to Christmas / Holidays 2015 in Cultural Twists

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Full round-up of all Christmas / Holidays 2015/2016 photos can be found on our Flickr site here. Many thanks to everyone who contributed!  December 24 : The Nativity, at last. Nativity scenes,...
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What’s In Your head as you visit Paris after the tragic events of 13/11?

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I was in Paris last week with my colleague, Julia, for the Esomar Sensory Forum 2015. Given the tragic events of 13th November in Paris, there was some hesitation (from...
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He who speaks loudest… or she?

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According to a recent post from Role Reboot, an online magazine and ‘movement’, “men speak 70% of the time in mixed gender groups, with degrading effects on group decision-making. Women are…

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Middle-aged : demographic, situation or state of mind? Who or what is middle-aged in your country?

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Views from Australia, France, Greece, India, Poland, Singapore, Spain and the USA within full presentation: “Middle-aged = Middle Power” View the presentation  Download the PDF Please send us thoughts and...
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KIDS : If tomorrow you were given £1 million, what would you do with it?

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Very much in line with our Wishful Thinking category, we were interested to hear on the radio* about a recent survey conducted in Wales in which 1200 kids aged 9…

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We were intrigued to read about a project to compile The Historical Thesaurus of Scots, "a new online resource which aims to categorise the vocabulary of Scots" used far and wide across Scotland,...
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You Know You’re In New York (even just briefly for a Conference) when…

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You Know You’re In New York even just briefly for a Conference (and in must now see hipster Brooklyn, to be taken advantage of even more briefly after being in...
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Overhearing the Overheard

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It's always interesting to come across people who think like we do, who are curious in the way that we are. For example, other people who too are curious about...