I love tight briefs

i love tight briefs

I love tight briefs. The tighter the better.And, it is my job to tighten them. Let me explain. A client contacts me and asks me for my help. The majority of the time, the goal is lead generation, new business…let’s not mess around here. It’s MOULA. Which my friends, is not a dirty word. It’s…

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Your social media posts are being ignored.

social media posts

All too often my social media messages are being ignored from other businesses. Now, I could take this to heart and feel like I’ve nothing worthy to say.  OR I could share with you the TRUTH, that they are flat out, NOT listening. Sadly, most brands still don’t understand social media, as a consequence their…

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Don’t let perfect be the enemy of good

Don’t let perfect be the enemy of good

I’ve been working with a client recently who needed a little nudge.  Actually a pretty big nudge.  We had been waiting weeks to finalise their messaging and to get their new project live. Had I not nudged them… you guessed it, we’d still be “talking” about it.  Sometimes you have to just MOVE on it.…

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Podcasters: Don’t Be A Lone Ranger.

Podcast tips

If you are reading these words you either host a podcast or you are thinking of launching one. If you aren’t either of these, you’re welcome to consume these words. What’s the worst that could happen? Well you could end up launching a podcast, that’s what! I over exaggerate, it’s all good, but believe me, it can be…

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Millennials. Not for me.

Millennials and Baby Boomers

We are in an age where labeling people can be a dangerous act, it’s walking a thin HR line…. Although if you were born between 1980 and 1999 (Generation Y) you may be proudly labeling yourself, as a Millennial. Millennial is a frequently used term now, if you have a LinkedIn account you’ll know that,…

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Fifteen reasons why we shouldn’t work together

coaching 15 reasons not to work with me

I was coaching a client recently who had a gut feeling that a project he had been asked to work on may go sour.  Obviously we discussed the scope of supply, the terms, the commercials, but he seemed nervous about the personality of the client.  Jokingly (half-jokingly?) I suggested he should write a blog article ‘ten reasons…

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Zero To £45,000 – Standing Out From The Crowd

In my 21 years in the freight forwarding industry, I have always tried to find new ways to make money for the family business, I find it fascinating to try and attempt a new idea and love seeing it come off, even more so when there is a great financial reward for my efforts… Of…

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Facebook like a pro!

Facebook Ad

Where were you when Bellew beat Haye? This weekend my wife and I enjoyed a rare night out with friends at a local theatre.  It was a good show, although it overran and I found myself watching the clock, thinking about the big fight. As the show ended we rushed downstairs into the green room,…

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