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GDPR: I can help!

Infographic on GDPR

I’ve managed to build up a decent knowledge base on this GDPR stuff. The General Data Protection Regulation as its more formally known. I’ve been through the details, looked over the reports, read the white papers and started to make sense of it all. It’s complicated, but the good news is, a few simple steps…

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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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GDPR: Make Your Marketing Data Compliant in Three Easy Steps

GDPR logo

I had some great feedback from the previous post Your Business Might Already Be Toast. And the question that’s coming up most is “Are my current marketing data up to scratch?” and “How do I make sure my email lists are compliant?” The chances are, unless you have been more than scrupulous with the collation…

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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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10 Ways To Get Started on Twitter When You Haven't Tried It Before

A very good friend of mine is keen to get started on Twitter. He isn’t very technically minded, having grown up in a different world, and so he’s a little nervous about my previous advice to ‘jump right in’! Neither did he want to start his journey with what he regards as ‘advanced books’ like…

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The 'Social' Travel Agent!

A Twitter friend of mine @ian_vaughan recently messaged me with his exciting new website and asked me to take a look. I’m not a web designer, and even hesitate to offer much more than a consumers perspective on these sorts of things, but I must say what I saw really impressed me. The site called…

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It's Too Late!

#104821201 / gettyimages.com I’ve heard a lot of people talk about change lately. I’m talking business and specifically marketing change of course. This isn’t a political blog… I’ve heard a lot of people reflecting on the fact that the internet is changing everything. “Peoples behaviours are changing and so our businesses need to change to…

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Dear Twitter, I'm Breaking Up With You…

Its not you, its me.. I still love you. I’ll always love you. I’ve loved you since we first met all those years ago. Our eyes met over that crowed (even then) newsfeed, and nothing was the same ever again! You were pretty and quirky and no one understood you like I did. We clicked…

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