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.
Hey beautiful people. Can you believe we’re in the middle of summer already and over half way through 2019? I know I’ve been MIA for a minute. I thought I’d jump on today and give you some insight on what I’ve been up to in my spare time. I’ve been working on getting a decadeContinue reading “What have I been up to?”
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?
What do you do when life throws you a curveball in the middle of a snowstorm? Do you run? Do you cry? Do you throw yourself to the ground and give up? We all have a flight or fight option within us that kicks in when the unexpected happens. When the avalanche descends, and weContinue reading “Unexpected gains”
Quality over quantity? When it comes to marketing, whether social or content I believe it’s both. As the demand for attention increases, the need for quality content and more of it because vital for genuine growth. One of the ways we can combat this is to create a bigger piece of content like a video,Continue reading “Quality over quantity”
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”
Two things you need to know before you become a marketer: 1. Change is inevitable – I’ve come to learn that change for humans is not a favorable word. I’ve even stumbled across colleagues in my industry who have really struggled with change and the fast-paced rate that some businesses are being pulled towards inContinue reading “Things you should know about being a marketer”