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Personal AND Professional Profile? You’re Kidding Yourself…

Juli Brinksman pictured 'flipping off' the President of the USA's motorcade

I’m still meeting lots of people who think that they have two profiles on Social Media. It usually goes something like this: ‘I use LinkedIn for my professional network, and then Facebook for my friends and family’. Sometimes it goes further:’I wouldn’t want people in work to see what I’m up to in my social…

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My New Website is Here!

Its finally here, in planning for an age, I finally get to ‘launch’ my new site, all built by my own fair hand! With some help from Beaver Builder of course, highly recommended by the way. So whats the plan? After years of making everyone else loads of money, I’ve finally decided to go out…

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Merry Christmas!

In this part of the world, there doesn’t seem to be much to do right now except wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and a happy new year! Its been a big year for me, with lots of changes, and with one of the most fundamental yet to come, as I move the family to…

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World Autism Awareness Day

A friend asked my to write a post about world autism awareness day. I appreciate this isnt a post about business marketing or social media. I have absolutely no problem if you want to stop reading now, and skip onto something a bit more, comfortable? Some people reckon ASD (autism spectrum disorder) now effects around 1:50 people…

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The Amazing Power of Choice

I’ve always been amazed by the power of choice. The story I am living right now illustrates exactly what I mean. I’ve thought a lot about the past these last few weeks. And as I begin this Monday morning, give or take, around the 600th Monday morning I’ve had at my current place of work,…

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Merry Christmas!

This is most likely the last entry on the blog this year. The last 14 months or so have been a blast, and I’ve learned loads from all of you, for which I owe you thanks! Most of all, I’ve enjoyed writing the posts and then reading and answering your comments, and I am extremely…

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There's only two reasons they won't buy

Number 1 – They can’t afford it, and that means they genuinely can’t afford it. And we simply shouldn’t be wasting their time or ours in continuing to talk to them. Number 2 – They don’t see the return. Despite your stellar sales ability, and I’ve no doubt the world’s greatest ever presentation, they simply…

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I was worrying about Tiger Woods, and then Steve Jobs died…

let me say before I start, these are two of my biggest heroes of all time, if not the two biggest heroes of all time. Tiger Woods, the worlds greatest golfer, and Steve Jobs, the worlds greatest Tech guru. Tiger Woods for being the single greatest exponent of a game I have tried to get to grips with over the…

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