Yesterday, My Old Boss Was Charged With Historical Sex Offences

Yesterday, at 10:30am (local time) the Victoria Police announced that they are filing “multiple charges in respect of historic sexual offences” against Cardinal George Pell. Pell is Pope Francis’ chief financial adviser, the previous head of the Catholic Church in Australia, and the highest-ranking Vatican official to ever be charged for sexual abuse. He’s also …

6 Steps to Saying Sorry

“I’m sorry.” Seems relatively straightforward, right? Those two little words certainly don’t seem to warrant a 2000+ word, 3 part, explanatory guide. But the reality is that “I’m sorry”, by itself, usually isn’t enough. As one of my flatmates recently observed, anyone can make a half-hearted apology, but making a genuine effort to repair the …