We Need to Talk About (Some) ‘Influencers‘

Something I wrote for Slugger O’Toole about the harmful end of the life coach, fitness guru and ‘alternative health expert’ grifts…and where it can lead. Also includes the accounts and red flags to watch for if you think a loved one is falling under the spell of such people.

When Solicitors Cause House Buying Hell: Why Do We Accept It? (Updated)

Here’s the scenario: a person, on the day of a consistently shambolic house move, almost having to pull their car over and be physically ill with the stress.  That person was me, that stress was caused by the bizarre conduct of solicitors and it was very, very avoidable.You’ll be tempted to think ‘ah, house moves … Continue reading When Solicitors Cause House Buying Hell: Why Do We Accept It? (Updated)

(Updated) Who Oversees The Nolan Show Pt 2: How Complaints Are Handled

An important addition to the earlier The Nolan Show: Who Oversees The Overseer blog is going to involve a fair bit of detail. But it covers an often overlooked issue that’s central to the debate surrounding the show: how the show’s formal complaints process works…and whether it works at all. Why is this so important? … Continue reading (Updated) Who Oversees The Nolan Show Pt 2: How Complaints Are Handled