Left my job – ✓ Graduated from NEF – ✓ Started a business – ✓ It’s been a long ride. After a long and difficult decision, I found the courage to leave my job. So much has happened I couldn’t possibly try and remember it all, let alone fit it into a blog post. However,… Continue reading Graduating from NEF & My Onward Journey
In January 2014, Mintel published an interesting market research report on the Fashion Accessories Market in the UK. I happened to carry out my own market research focussing on the high-end/luxury handbag market (for reasons i’ll let slip later). It is unfortunate that I came across the Mintel report after I had released mine. Unfortunately, this meant… Continue reading Market Research: Women and Handbags – Mintel v Q Research
I received an email from the New Entrepreneurs Foundation: You’ve been invited to our ladies only recruitment event. Exciting, I thought. I was invited along to join the current cohort and alumni, amongst ladies interested in a career of entrepreneurship, who would have the opportunity to learn about the foundation, and be inspired by a panellist of influential women.… Continue reading We weren’t all given an individual fingerprint for no reason…
The amount of time’s i’ve been told that pictures and videos are head and shoulders more effective than a line of text. Seems plausible right? The rule is completely reversed when it comes to Facebook though. Over the last few weeks, i’ve been monitoring the kind of posts i’m posting on my fan page, and… Continue reading A picture speaks a thousand words?
My previous blog post briefly addressed the need to Prioritise ruthlessly. Being able to pick 5 priorities and complete them perfectly. So, what happens when all the tasks set in front of you are essential? There’s no ‘it can wait until tomorrow’. Everything needs to be done today. And it’s not five things that need to be… Continue reading Busy does not mean successful.
It’s been a long couple of weeks… I have learnt an awful lot. I can finally sense that my knowledge of CRM and Social Media is broadening by the day. I’ve spent the last two weeks managing this area of the business, getting to grips with pretty much everything, and I can safely say that… Continue reading You will not learn in a comfortable environment
It’s nice to stumble across an opinion so closely in line with my own. Even nicer when it’s an opinion of Kevin Roberts, CEO of Saatchi & Saatchi. The article may be over a year old, but i’ll certainly sleep well tonight knowing my opinions i’ve been so ruthlessly fighting to be heard, are now… Continue reading “Asking about Return on Investment is the wrong question today. You should be asking about Return on Involvement”
This was shared with me today. Thought I would pass it on…