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Help, I need a marketing plan! (Or do you, just yet?)

If you’ve ever had to develop a strategic or tactical marketing & comms (action) plan, it’s always a challenge, even ...
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Roger Federer has a coach. Is that a sign of weakness?

I certainly don’t think so. We go to the dentist, doctor and potentially the optometrist & hearing specialist. We take ...
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17 Books I’ve read this past year and would recommend

Whilst I can’t guarantee you’ll like all or even any of these books, as these are only my personal picks ...
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10 ‘lessons’ about running a business, that I wish I’d listened to from day 1

As they say, hindsight is a wonderful thing! And they (whoever ‘they’ are), are not wrong. After nearly 25 years ...
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A Reminder Checklist (to myself)

A year ago I wrote myself a note that I ended up publishing, with a view to reminding myself of ...
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10 focus areas for creating commercial value, regardless of size or stage

We often get so buried in the day to day, that we forget the myriad of essential building blocks required ...
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Paradise

What would happen if you pressed ‘Pause’?

Have you ever contemplated taking time out from general daily life and putting that time into some extended time away ...
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14 things that I learned in 33 hours hanging out with two Dads, two Sons, a Grandfather & a Grandson

“Why don’t you go away with the boys?” Now I can’t say that I listen 100% of the time in ...
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Navigating a career crossroads in 11 steps

If someone asked me out of the blue, “What were your career crossroads moments in life”, I would have to ...
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What is Success?

The other day, I was listening to an audiobook in the car, when the narrator mentioned the word ‘success’. Continuing ...
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