277 – King AEthelstan: Say Yes to the Dress

It’s important to hit the ground running when you start a new job. Especially if it is one that carries a lot of responsibility. When you’re new, people are often trying to work out who you are and how you’ll fit into the system, and the best way to put people at ease is to work diligently to get up to speed as quick as possible.

Sign up to read the full transcript.

Support the Show

1 Comment

  1. Would AEthelflead of been free to remarry after her husbands death? Both AEthelflead and her daughter were single at that point weren’t they? A marriage between either of them and the ruler of Jorvik might of been on the table…. When AEthelstan married his sister to the ‘King’ of Jorvik might he have been honoring a previous agreement?

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.