“I don’t think most of what’s on the internet is any good.”
“What, you don’t like what’s on our website?”
“No, I mean in general. All of it.”
This helped to crystalise something that’s been pinging around in my noggin for a while. Why do I think we publish what we publish on our website? Or on our social channels? Or any advertising we put out? Or basically anything we unleash on the unsuspecting world?
Sometimes things are better when they’re older. Wine, perhaps. Whiskey. Cars (have you seen cars from the 50s?). Houses (we had a plasterer round who I discussed the concept of “character” with – we came to the conclusion it’s wonky bits).
And sometimes things are better when they’re younger (or newer). Underwear. Milk. Toilet seats. Continue reading →
Reading should be an important part of anyone’s routine. There’s plenty of people offering advice to this effect. And plenty of people in marketing or business publishing their best book lists for 2016.
The one thing I find oddly absent from many, however, is a good slice of fiction. Continue reading →
I am someone who has adapted themselves to long journeys. I find myself making trips of 2 hours plus on a regular basis. Therefore I have embraced the world of podcasts.
I could spend quite some time listing recommendations for you, and in fact I will in another post. But this morning I was listening to the excellent More or Less from the BBC (broadcast on Radio 4). Continue reading →