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Category Archives: General
Chapter 2: Getting On (AKA making the most of the opportunity of a lifetime) As a new crop of Marketing Academy scholars prep their applications and wonder quite what they’re letting themselves in for, here’s a run down of my … Continue reading
An Army Major General, Inspiration, Creativity, Microadventures & some scholars it can only be Boot Camp 3
Well what can I say – when I applied for the academy and got the agenda and dates for the year ahead and the different boot camps, boot camp 3 was just this distant date in 2013 that was something … Continue reading
As one of the Entrepreneurs on this year cohort of scholars it’s been such a full on few months and an amazing journey so far it isn’t natural for me to stop and reflect as I am always looking forward. … Continue reading
While at a recent and absolutely brilliant Merlin lecture by Richard Jolly, I met some potential future scholars who said that they really wanted to be part of the Academy and felt they had the potential, which was great to … Continue reading
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
It was a privilege to attend the recent Lunch & learn with Adam Crozier, chief executive of ITV. Adam shared his career journey to date along with ten expert leadership tips that my fellow scholars and I were eagerly writing … Continue reading
From day one of being part the fantastic family that is the Marketing Academy, the definitions of leadership that we are all aiming to aspire to are: A leader leaves their mark of outstanding leadership not just by their own … Continue reading
On occasions throughout life you meet someone special, someone who really makes a lasting impression on you. As part of The Marketing Academy, it’s not uncommon for those moments to present themselves more than once a day. You are on … Continue reading
I took many insights away with me from the boot camp last week. One aspect that particularly interested me was touched on by a number of speakers; that being the similarities between a working and a sporting environment. Troy Warfield, … Continue reading
11pm, Wednesday night. A bit of Magic FM. Perfect soul food for a sentimental, yet objective, look back at Boot Camp 2 of the Marketing Academy. It’s only a matter of hours since I departed the green utopic land that … Continue reading