Blog Posts

Making the Pieces Fit

Getting back to business means re-engaging with my arch nemesis  – social media. I don’t want to bore anyone with the intricacies of my frustrations, but in all honesty I do find it all a bit tedious. Maybe because I’ve been burned by more than a few awful (to me) looking photos, how often content […]

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Out-Out

Like many, I have not been out-out for absolutely ages. The first tentative steps towards a social life was a Sunday to Birmingham catching up with friends. Both venues attended were outside plus the trains were fairly quiet. Restrictions were largely being observed so I felt comfortable, tick. Next time I could be tempted to […]

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The Phoenix has Risen

  It’s been a while, so let’s recap. March 2020 teetering on the edge of a huge networking breakthrough. I set off to a Business Exhibition armed with a new box of business cards ready to tout for and engage with local businesses. The event was cancelled because of Covid-19, shit got real, the first […]

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Who is zooming whom?

While lockdown might be driving some people crazy others are doing as much as they still can online. The face-to-face networking groups I would normally attend have now migrated onto various video-conferencing platforms. Two months ago I wasn’t even sure what Zoom was but currently I’m being asked to invite people I don’t yet know […]

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They are not mistakes 🤬, they are learning opportunities 🤔

It’s been over two months since I was in this space either physically or mentally, proving the creative struggle is still real. I’m here now for two reasons. Firstly, as a way to resolve the frustration of the learning process when things have not worked out as I anticipated. Secondly, the invigorating sound of Santana’s […]

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Viva Las Vegas

Today you can work anywhere with technology and an internet connection, not quite. Two days into my holiday, I was lamenting the choice of an iPad over a laptop, frustrated at the lack of editing capability to complete unfinished tasks and wondering why the phone needed constant charging. A large group of us travelled for […]

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