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Tag Archives: advice
Careers advice at school. It really did fail to inspire, didn’t it? You used to answer a long list of questions & were informed by the “mystic Meg” of computers what profession you should take up. Things have moved on … 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
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
A few of us lucky souls went along to the brand museum last week to learn about design. The day was hosted by the bright and passionate jkr and was one to remember! I think all of us who attended … 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
A lucky few of us entered Golden square on Tuesday searching for the renowned home of M&C Saatchi. The reason for our trip was not to shop, inspect their Christmas window display or indulge in any festivities but instead to … 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
The lunch and learn with Paul Stobart, CEO of Sage UK and Ireland, took place a few weeks ago, and keeping in with my usual tradition, I have given myself a little time to mull things over. This usually gives … 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