From speaking at SYP_Oxford last year I’ve had a few questions around digital marketing and how to get started with a career in social media marketing. I love to help answer your questions so do keep them coming. Here’s my top three tips and advice for anyone looking to get started in digital marketing this year.
In this season of life as projects pump up, and I juggle the demands of managing my sphere of influence. I am learning to lean into what I know as the unforced rhythms of grace. I believe that is where we see the best fruit and progress grow. Have you experienced this? It’s the sweetContinue reading “Learning the unforced rhythms of grace”
Thought for the day. Whether you are in business, marketing, or any other profession. Nobody starts out an expert, and everyone’s journey is unique to them. I hope this reminds you today that you have permission to go after that dream, learn that new skill, chase that dream profession. The main key for anyone lookingContinue reading “Nobody starts out an expert”
To work with purpose is to know that what you do has a larger meaning than to simply provide the means to an end. At the same time, it’s important to maintain balance and know that even Henry Ford, the founder of Ford motor company, worked as an engineer for Edison Illuminating Company of DetroitContinue reading “Work with purpose”
Often we refuse to start because we are too scared of the cost, but by doing that we’re only really missing out on unexpected gains that if you look close enough are worth far more than if you hadn’t stepped out in the first place. What do you need to start today?
Seth Godin recently said “Better is an assertion, one that requires not just the confidence to say it, but the optimism to believe that it’s possible.” I agree. Let’s be better.
Be different. Too many of us try to fit in because culture and hierarchy have led us to believe that we should. Why? What good is it if you become like joe bloggs on your left or June wright on your right? What if you seek to improve, to change, to move the needle inContinue reading “Stand out before you fit in”
I’ve blogged from a number of platforms. Blogger, Tumblr, WordPress and a few other CMS platforms. For me WordPress has been the best platform. It’s also one of the biggest, and it’s open source which means it’s created by the community, for the community. I was recently asked for advice on how to start aContinue reading “How to start a blog”
In the light of a new season, where one leader leaves us, and many more are faced with the challenge to rise up; I write to share the thought that it is possible for anyone to be a world changer. No matter your race, colour, or creed. Wherever life may find you today, at whateverContinue reading “How many does it take to change a light bulb?”
It’s official I’ve finally made the leap out of the country and into the city; from Glasgow to London to be precise. I’ve been horrendously bad at blogging over the past… cough… Two months; but with good reason. All that shuffling and waffling aside, it’s safe to say I have now arrived in London andContinue reading “What London and life is teaching me”