Linchpin Book Review and the Art of Giving

I don’t normally do book reviews, and that’s because if anyone’s going to buy a book, they’ll use amazon book reviews. But I thought this was worth writing about here. This book is perfect for anyone looking to get started in their own creative venture. It’s the book to read if you’ve ever wanted to create and … Read moreLinchpin Book Review and the Art of Giving

Just Stop. Slow Down and Breathe

Seriously, stop. Just stop and breathe. When was the last time you’ve done that? Just sat and felt yourself breathe in and then out? It wasn’t until my girlfriend sent me a link to this TED video that I knew I was doing too much and cramming everything into every minute. [She has a habit … Read moreJust Stop. Slow Down and Breathe

Refining my Current Skills for Marketing – Connecting one Life to Another

Gaining any kind of experience in a new field and your dream career is tough. This is a way I learned to bridge my old life to a new one, and build a new career from it. I hope this is a useful process for anyone reading as it is for me writing it down. For … Read moreRefining my Current Skills for Marketing – Connecting one Life to Another

A Positive Lead. A Sample of Work. A mild Success

So this was one of the first pitches I made. It took a while for me to post this sample just because of an error on my part. Annoyingly I may have missed a good opportunity.  I got in touch with Natalie Sisson, and offered her some freework. What I didn’t realise is the Mail … Read moreA Positive Lead. A Sample of Work. A mild Success

It’s Hard to be a Cardboard Cut Out

Job hunting is hard, especially when you start shotgunning CVs off to companies for interviews. But it’s harder when you have a little bit of entrepreneurial drive because it almost feels unnatural. You start to get frustrated in the interview process, when you realise you have so many different skills available that you can’t get … Read moreIt’s Hard to be a Cardboard Cut Out

My first freework approach

I’ve been very much inspired by Charlie Hoehn’s free PDF book, the recession proof graduate (or RPG). The basis of the program states if you work hard enough and pitch your skills to people you’d love to work with and they find your skills valuable then they’ll take you on. Here’s my first go to … Read moreMy first freework approach