December 3, 2016

Video: My Story

December 2, 2016

The ROI of social media

November 3, 2016

Who are you?

September 12, 2015
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An embarrassing business venture which taught me an important lesson

In my younger years I did catalog sales to supplement my income. I’d just become a Dad and cash was really tight so it seemed like a […]
September 8, 2015
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Time for something new

For the nearly 3 years I have been working full-time for a global TV broadcaster. It was a fantastic role, in a great organisation and had […]
August 11, 2015
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Move with change or get run over by it.

At the weekend I was discussing with our neighbors about the way we consume media and how the growth of on demand has created a whole ‘binge […]
August 5, 2015

When you feel like giving up do this…

  We’ve all had those moments when you just want to throw in the towel. Lots of work with very little results or worse, you realise […]
July 29, 2015
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How to overcome the fear of failure

Fear and failure are a toxic combination. Both fear and failure have positive elements to play in our lives. Fear can be a useful self preservation […]
July 28, 2015
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35 Inspiring quotes to get you through your day.

We all face challenges on a daily basis and it is easy to get discouraged. Here are some quotes to keep prepared to give you a […]
July 28, 2015

Business plans for beginners.

I recently started a discussion about business plans on linkedin (see it here). I got mixed results. Some people didn’t read the question, whereas others provided […]
July 27, 2015

Overcoming self limiting beliefs

What we believe has an incredible influence over our lives. Growing up in a working class family as, I did, it was very easy to accept […]
July 27, 2015

Three ways to keep inspiration flowing

Inspiration is one of those things that we all need, but cannot easily quantify. For me I get inspiration from reading quotes, articles and stories but […]
July 12, 2015
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4 Life lessons from Indiana Jones

We all love a good movie don’t we. It doesn’t matter how old a movie is, if it has a great story, it is worth a […]
June 25, 2015

My application to be on The Apprentice TV Series

Years ago, I applied to be on the British TV Reality series The Apprentice. I was in my early twenties and I fancied myself as an […]
December 22, 2014

How to achieve your goals.

I learned about this trick for achieving goals from a brilliant guy, Brian Tracy. Brian is an expert in business sales and self-development. You can find […]
November 30, 2014

Stupid decisions

So here I am writing a blog post sat in a car which has broken down. What makes it worse is that it is my own  […]
November 27, 2014

Forget instant results…it’s all about the journey.

With all the personal connectivity we have these days it’s impossible to keep up with the posts, tweets, private messages, friend requests, connection requests, emails, sms, […]
November 24, 2014

What I have learned about debt

Having been through the mill of having the shackles of debt. I thought I would write-up my experiences of debt so that it will give you […]
November 18, 2014
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“Ain’t no thing like me, except me!” – Guardians of the Galaxy

I love the new Guardians of the Galaxy film. It’s Sci-fi, it’s funny and it’s a throw back to the 80’s. Rocket is an interesting character. […]
November 4, 2014

Celebrate the good…

Have you ever bought one of those model kits? You know the ones where you have stickers and glue and have the challenge of popping all […]
October 11, 2014

With great power comes great responsibility

Many years ago, I was working with a client who had grown rapidly through buying other businesses. In the usual M&A fashion it was all financed […]
September 7, 2014

Do you really care about customers or do you just want their money?

I’ve been guilty of looking for a quick buck! Let’s be honest for a moment, we all want more customers and we all want their money […]
September 7, 2014

4 tools for business owners

Wherever you are in life, if you aspire to grow your business, you have to grow yourself too. A one-man band outlook will not help you […]
June 18, 2014

Please don’t call yourself a CEO

I have been tidying up my Linkedin profile recently as it has been neglected for many months. There is a handy little option on Linkedin, well, […]
May 6, 2014

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