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Each week I publish the Freewheelin' video Q&A show and each month an episode of Blunt Dissection Podcast. I also publish articles randomly from time to time. 

In order to submit a question to freewheelin' please record a video and following the format closely:

1. State who you are and where you are from.
2. Ask your question as concisely as possible, it must be under 30 seconds long.

3. Upload your video using this form.


We do not guarantee to answer all questions, especially ones that have been answered previously. 

March 15, 2018

On today’s show, I am delighted to be joined by Squadron Leader Tim Davies, a qualified fast jet instructor for the Royal Air Force.

Over his 20 year career, Tim has been a frontline Tornado GR4 low-level strike attack pilot, before becoming a fast jet flying instructo...

March 8, 2018

On today's show, I answer the question: "Can mentoring benefit the mentor as well as the mentee?" The question was submitted on Facebook by Eilidh Kirkbride.

Submit your question for me on twitter, facebook or Instagram. Submit to @drdavenicol on each and tag the questi...

February 15, 2018

On today’s show, we welcome Dr Gerardo Poli, author of the minivet guide, Emergency Veterinarian and Director at Animal Emergency Service, a business with four hospitals based in Queensland, Australia.

He completed his Vet Degree at the University of Queensland, Austr...

February 8, 2018

Explore. Create. Grow.These are the three most important words in my business world.

They define what I am all about as a person, and at the heart of each is one unquenchable desire… To learn how to be a better version of myself tomorrow than I was today. And the most i...

February 1, 2018

A critical skill all good leaders must develop is humble, honest self-awareness. Not the all too common self-aggrandisement that accompany the leader's swagger; a symptom of a puffed up ego.

Don’t believe me that you’ve got this going on? See how you react when s...

January 25, 2018

On today's show, Dr Dave Nicol answers the question: "What are the three top pieces of advice or rules for a veterinarian hoping to open their own vet practice within the UK?"

The question was submitted on Instagram by @jasglanv.

Submit your question for Dr Dave on twi...

January 18, 2018

On the podcast today I’m joined by Dr Peter Weinstein. Peter has had a rich, varied and successful career based in Southern California. He is a graduate of Cornell University and got his veterinary degree from the University of Illinois. After graduation, he worked as...

December 21, 2017

This month’s episode is a mashup from all ten of my guests from around the world in 2017. I’ve cut five of the most powerful minutes from each interview into one episode so you can distil a huge amount of value. 

Also if you’ve never listened in to the Blunt Dissectio...

July 13, 2017

An observation for you today from my team, something that is useful to understand and I suspect universally true.  Even the best of people and teams can eventually get run down, stale and tired. Things need to be switched up. 

Often in high performing teams, becaus...

January 19, 2017

Leadership is one of those topics with an almost bottomless pit of resources describing it. Despite this, a useful working definition can sometimes feel a little hard to pin down in practical terms. This morning, as I was doing my daily journaling exercise to start the...

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