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Author Archives: Bev Ridyard
First and foremost, if you haven’t watched the new Marketing Academy video yet, scroll down to Helen’s post and do that first. Even if you ‘know’ what the academy is all about, watch it again to refresh your memory. All … Continue reading
It’s been six months since the 2010 scholars became ‘The Alumni’. For me, it took a while to get used to this. How was I to cope without the regular contact from the AMAZING network that is The Marketing Academy?? … Continue reading
Another blog I know but I can’t help myself. I have to admit it. I’m starting to feel a little weird…..The last twelve months have been wonderful but soon the 2010 scholars will graduate and make way for the 2011 … Continue reading
Life has been a bit of a roller coaster lately. Married in December, promotion at work to Head of Business Airline Marketing at Manchester Airport in January plus many fab mentoring sessions to name a few! It has been hectic … Continue reading
It may be snowing but I have a warm feeling inside….. The time has come for me to renew my car insurance, oh the joys! After completing my research I decided to stick with my current provider, Admiral. Why? The … Continue reading
Two blogs in one week! I’ll keep this one short, promise… The Marketing Academy has helped me to have confidence in myself in areas where I have in the past, brushed things under the carpet with the thought ‘that’s for … Continue reading
If I can summarise any presentation in one sentence, the absolute key thing to take away, it is more likely to stick. So, here’s a few of my interpreted one liner’s from the vast array of AMAZING speakers at last … Continue reading
These three areas have been mightily powerful themes that have consistently ‘stuck’ since boot camp and here’s why. Keep Learning The more you learn, the more informed you are and the better and more confident decisions can be made. We … Continue reading
I had a fantastic session with my personal coach, Ruth Smith from PM Management Consultant plc today which has definitely set me up for the rest of the Marketing Academy and beyond. At Bootcamp, we were asked to start to … Continue reading