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Author Archives: Ross Farquhar
Hello, About a year ago, I wrote this post about why you should apply to the Marketing Academy. Since then my year as a scholar has come to an end, I’ve jumped the fence to join 101 London, I’ve got … Continue reading
Hello, I went for lunch with fellow-Alumni Naomi Dunne the other day. It was the first time I’d seen her since the closing event of our year, and we were both fairly reflective. Plus I was starving, so the whole … Continue reading
Hello, The inaugural year of the Marketing Academy is finally at an end. I can no longer say I’m a ‘Scholar’, and instead am a member of the ‘Alumni’ group. The Class of 2010 celebrated this fact with quite the … Continue reading
Hello, Tomorrow (Sunday) is the day when Andy Murray takes on Novak Djokovic for a place in tennis history books – a Grand Slam is at stake. I, despite insomnia, will be getting up to watch the match to its … Continue reading
Hello, So I’ve noticed the other scholars are taking the “be inspiring” route when it comes to encouraging folk to apply for the 2011/12 Marketing Academy scholarship. Frankly, I’d hope that would be enough to convince you. But I worry … Continue reading
Hello, It’s been quite a while since I wrote a blog – partly because everyone else has started posting a lot more so I didn’t feel like I needed to, and partly because I’ve been finishing up my time at … Continue reading
Hello all, I’m slowly catching up with everything. Today I did a lot of copying into my Marketing Academy moleskine, which is something I’ve been putting off for ages because no matter how inspirational the notes are, writing neatly is … Continue reading
Ross meets David Wethey, Chairman of Agency Assessments International, and finds out how to better his client/agency relationships. Continue reading