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Jan
22
Why write a personal blog in 2019?

Why write a personal blog in 2019?

Thinking about blogging is making me nostaligic, happy and excited. I sat down and came up with 10 reasons why it's (still) a good thing to do.
3 min read
Feb
12
Experience and knowledge are not enough

Experience and knowledge are not enough

When it comes to success in business… Experience can be effective and doesn’t have to take long
1 min read
Mar
29
Want Your Bank To Be a Tech Firm? Be Careful What You Wish For

Want Your Bank To Be a Tech Firm? Be Careful What You Wish For

The radio-alarm came on and I had to force myself not wake Mrs B with a string of F-bombs. Why?
2 min read
Feb
25
Marketing Strategy vs Tactics (The difference & why it matters)

Marketing Strategy vs Tactics (The difference & why it matters)

The other day, a startup founder told me their ‘marketing strategy’ is to get their product to go
4 min read
Jan
31
Halve Your Time in Meetings

Halve Your Time in Meetings

Talk about old and new worlds colliding! I’d just started a new gig in the City having taken
1 min read
Dec
08
Just in case

Just in case

Slack, buffer... no, not them! If you're building something new, you need it. Contingency. Here's a neat trick to make sure you keep it.
1 min read
Jun
22
On Brexit

On Brexit

No doubt about it, the Leave campaign had the best marketing campaign. And yet...
2 min read
May
25
Picasso Pricing

Picasso Pricing

Some thoughts on pricing
1 min read
May
19
Boomers Trump Millennials

Boomers Trump Millennials

Boomers have all the money, so why are you wasting your time with Millennials?
3 min read
May
18
The Growth Mindset

The Growth Mindset

Carol Dweck explains why we're not born unable to draw, code or speak more than one language. It's all in your mind.
2 min read