Tag Archives: boot camp

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

Posted in General, Scholars | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Boot Camp meets Fight Club

If rule number 1 of Fight Club is ‘You do not talk about Fight Club’ and Rule number 2: You do not talk about Fight Club, then Rule number 1 of Marketing Academy would be “ You do talk about … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Ross and the 12 Lessons of the Marketing Academy

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

Posted in Faculties, Mentors, Scholars, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ross returns from Boot Camp II

Ross returns from the second Marketing Academy Boot Camp, with a few snippets of inspirations from many of the fantastic speakers. Continue reading

Posted in Faculties, General, Mentors, Scholars | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The journey Bev has taken with her vision

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

Posted in Coaches, General, Scholars | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Ross meets Beth Broughton

Ross meets Beth Broughton, Senior Strategy Director at SCB Partners. Continue reading

Posted in Mentors, Scholars | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Ross says goodbye to some inspiration

Phil Rumbol, the man behind Gorilla, left Cadbury this week. Ross shares some of his favourite pieces of advice that Phil has given him over the years. Continue reading

Posted in General, Mentors, Scholars | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Carrie and Blame…

‘It wasn’t me’ – the words of a popular 90s song seem to get everywhere. They have been burning in my ears since starting the academy. It seems the well versed even have many alternatives ‘it’s not my area’, ‘it … Continue reading

Posted in General, Mentors, Scholars | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Ross gets annoyed… then realises that probably wasn’t the point.

Ross had a meeting today. Didn’t quite go to plan. Continue reading

Posted in Coaches, Scholars | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Ross reflects a bit on Boot Camp

Ross Farquhar talks about some of his personal highlights from the Marketing Academy’s inaugural Boot Camp, three days which came quite close to being life changing, and saw him take copious amounts of notes… Continue reading

Posted in Faculties, Mentors, Scholars | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment