One Man Can Make a Difference

Every week I challenge my self to see how many people I can help with their business and marketing. I love to help. Every week, I do talks, consultancy, mentoring. Some paid. Some for free. Every time I help people, I learn something myself as well... or a key aspect of marketing is highlighted back to me. This blog is where I share these marketing insights. So that I can help you too.

Friday, 15 June 2018 15:01

10 Ways to Relieve Stress

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Running a business is stressful. And you need creativity to thrive. Stress can be managed. In this blog, I suggest a few ways you can keep on top of it and start to turn things around in your business.
So, I had a business meeting a few weeks back. It was supposed to be a great opportunity. Without going into too much detail, it had consumed a lot of time, meetings and proposal writing. Along with a bunch of spreadsheet work to try and calculate whether it was worth...
Friday, 28 July 2017 12:12

Social Media can be a very bad thing

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This week, we're introducing a bit of Discipline stuff. I do a lot of work on Discipline. And I have mainly been using a bunch of strategies and tactics on myself to make a serious difference. My aim is to turn these into a programme for people. But, for now…
Wednesday, 26 July 2017 12:25

If it's frustrating, it's probably useful.

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Lots of things going round in my head today. Wow! What a crazy few weeks. I have been running around trying to help people. It's hard. Because, you realise that some people just don't really want to be helped. I mean, they…
Friday, 09 June 2017 12:28

We Are All Standing on Shoulders of Giants

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So, people often ask, "How do I do this?" and my response is often, "I don't know... that's why I am here to help us work it out". Of course, I often have a fair idea as to what they should do and how to do it. However, it's so…
Thursday, 08 June 2017 12:31

You are what you do.

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If you are a builder... or a programmer... or a property agent... or a solicitor... and you decide to start your own business... then you are now a business person. If you were a solicitor, you are no longer a solicitor...
Tuesday, 06 June 2017 12:34

Marketing Attention To Detail

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One of the things I am learning on my journey to help people is the level of granular detail that the business owner assigns to marketing, seems to directly correlate with their business success. I am finding more and more that the more...
Sunday, 04 June 2017 14:24

Get out there and help people.

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I often work and consult with marketing and digital agencies. In simple terms, I am bring my long-term experience (since 2001) of running a small (up to 5 man) creative and digital agency and all the mistakes, assumptions...
Saturday, 11 February 2017 14:27

Marketing training programme launched.

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Ooba Creative have launched their new "Marketing Mastery" programme - a completely new approach in marketing learning to deliver Fearless Marketing for the region's entrepreneurs and SMEs...
Friday, 08 January 2016 15:06

Through pain comes creativity - and energy

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In the last 2 years, I have met a lot of business people. I've coached a few. And many have come to my seminars. So, I met up with a few people yesterday in Reading. I made a day of it with some back-to-back meeting...
Friday, 08 January 2016 15:01

Jump off the cliff and build the parachute.

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For anyone starting out a new business. The myth that you "Jump off the cliff and build the parachute on the way down" is something that many of you will have heard of. This is, of course, a complete lie...
Tuesday, 05 January 2016 15:09

Is your problem staring you in the face?

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I have been working with 3 clients recently who all have a similar opportunity (which is my word for "problem"). They have lost clarity in their existence. Sounds bad doesn't. Like losing your eyes. And it is...
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