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Tag Archives: mentoring
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
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
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
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
The BBC is a funny old brand. Domestic consumers of the Beeb are oddly proprietorial in quite a familial way: it is one of those very British institutions that people will defend to the hilt when someone from outside the … Continue reading
Believe me when I say, it takes a lot for a room full of Marketing Academy scholars to be rendered speechless. And (she won’t mind me saying), that is a room that includes our illustrious founder, Sherilyn Shackell. Yet this … Continue reading
Ross meets David Wethey, Chairman of Agency Assessments International, and finds out how to better his client/agency relationships. Continue reading
Yesterday I had the pleasure of meeting Deborah Dolce, Senior Vice President, Director of Brand & Business Development at TJX Europe, for those of you not in the know TJX is the company that owns the well known high street … Continue reading
Ross returns from the second Marketing Academy Boot Camp, with a few snippets of inspirations from many of the fantastic speakers. Continue reading
I was fortunate enough to meet Emma Beale, former Marketing Director of PepsiCo for a mentoring session this week. Emma is a totally inspiring mentor and made me feel extremely welcome to ask her anything. She even gave me a restaurant recommendation, which … Continue reading