Working from home, and other stressful locations

Suddenly, a big slice of the worlds population is finding out what it's like to let the people you work with see the walls of your home. "Interesting art choices, not that I'm judging you on them," says a colleague, clearly judging you on them. Before my current job, I worked mostly remotely for 3 … Continue reading Working from home, and other stressful locations

5 thoughts on how I got here for 2018

Someone recently asked for 5 concepts that have made me successful. It made me think, which is always a nice thing. Success is relative, of course. So, here they are - I'm reusing them as thoughts on how I got here for 2018 - what are yours? Give and take. Especially with those you work … Continue reading 5 thoughts on how I got here for 2018

Your next hire should be a grizzled, old marketing veteran

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 Your next hire should be a grizzled, old marketing veteran