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On rapport

Want to be more interesting? Rapport is where it’s at (as well as “2 x turntables and a microphone”)…. 🎧…

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On having it all

If you’re a charity or non profit that has not done insight research or market research lately, a lot has…

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On legacy

When you get to the end of your life do you want to be remembered for nailing four consecutive quarters…

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On teaching adults

In the past 18 months I have taught 8 online courses. Here’s what I can tell you: 1) People bring…

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On Roe v Wade

I am not sure I have the right to make this post. But I need to. – The restrictions around…

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On starting again

I had just lost my dream job in the charity sector. It hadn’t worked out. It hurt. I remember walking…

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On change

March 2020 – best year for my business ever, selling insight research. One month later, the first of 4 months…

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On profit for good

The world is really scary right now. It’s easy to feel like you can achieve nothing. It’s easy to feel…

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On painful pitches

Do you really want to make me cry? Then try being a brand running a creative pitch process. It can…

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On difficult conversations

In the aftermath of Brexit, we drew together a group of people to have a difficult conversation. Emotions were still…

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