Things I found this week

Some things of interest that I found this week: Links How boredom can lead to you most brilliant ideas A great twitter thread on online branding in the context of US Presidential Candidates  The ever-brilliant Rory Sutherland on the TWaT Revolution How to create a 3D map with Google Maps Books Read The Joy of work by Bruce Daisley. Songs These New Puritans are back … Continue reading Things I found this week

The Death of the Marketing Persona

Earlier this year I was invited by Tim and Joe to be a guest on their Real Marketing Rap podcast. During the course of the chat we talked about: How B2B marketing teams should be preparing for Voice Search. The death of marketing personas. LinkedIn as a marketing channel. Core themes for marketing in 2019. I thoroughly enjoyed taking part. Have a listen: The Death of … Continue reading The Death of the Marketing Persona

Some music I enjoyed in January 2019

Have a listen Dragons – Food for my soul Bill Ryder-Jones – Recover The House of Love – Fade Away (John Peel session) David Holmes – Kill her with kindness Warm Drag – Cruising the night Thousand Yard Stare – Wonderment Hen Ogledd – Tiny Witch Hunter Snapped Ankles – Drink and Glide Field Music – She can do what she wants Jim Jones and … Continue reading Some music I enjoyed in January 2019

Make it easy for customers to leave

A lot has been written about how we should make it easy for people to sign up for a service whether that’s optimising the UX or shortening a cumbersome registration process.  What we don’t hear much about is the ease with which customers should be able to leave a service. For obvious reasons, we make our services as sticky as possible. We work hard to … Continue reading Make it easy for customers to leave

Some music I enjoyed in August 2018

A mix of old(ish) and new in here but all songs I’ve been enjoying in one way or another in August. Have a Listen Tracklisting: Dive/Beach House Bow Shock/Ben Chatwin Money Folder (Four Tet Remix – Instrumental)/Madvillain I Have Been To The Mountain/Kevin Morby Sentient Oona/Oh Sees Sunrise/New Order E.S.T.W.D/Jellies Staring at the Sun/Wooden Shjips Here with the Hawk/Dead Meadow Fists of Fury/Kamasi Washington Solid … Continue reading Some music I enjoyed in August 2018

There, there my Dear by Dexy’s Midnight Runners

I’m a big fan of Spotify. I’m a big fan of their Discover Weekly playlist. I’m a big fan of Searching for the young soul rebels by Dexy’s Midnight Runners. This track popped up on my discover weekly playlist. It’s an absolute gem. I’m leaving it here. For those of you using the Discover Weekly playlist. Here’s a link to a very handy IFTTT recipe for … Continue reading There, there my Dear by Dexy’s Midnight Runners