How Levellers Day can make you a better ancestor

I suppose it would be inevitable that while most people were caught up in celebrating the Jubilee I was giving creative thought to alternatives. What ifs, and why nots led me to discover ‘Levellers’ Day’ (If like me, you’ve  sadly just missed it – it was on May 17th) The fact that you have just […]

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Is being a sports fan a key part of your identity and brand story?

If you support a football team is this a key part of your identity and brand story? I ask the question following a recent experience following my beloved football team, West Ham United when they played away last weekend to deep-seated rivals Leeds United. The atmosphere at the game was magnificent, with both sets of […]

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How you can manage your Personal Brandcasting

If you mention the word ‘brand’ most people associate it with consumer goods and names like ‘Microsoft’ ‘Coca Cola’or ‘Dolce & Gabbana’. Yet, each and every one of us is a brand. You don’t have a choice about whether to be a brand or not. What you can choose however, is how to manage your […]

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The British Brand – a significant tool for the debates

Being British is about recognising there is a ‘British’ brand Debate about devolution and popular interest in what it means to be ‘British’ are failing to use this critical tool to help really understand and manage the issue. Whether Scotland should be part of Britain, or how different ethnic groups, such as those on the […]

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21 positive ‘F’ words for giving praise to ‘Failure’ during ‘Failure Week’

1. Fantastic 2. Forward-thinking 3. Formidable 4. Foresight 5. Foremost 6. Float (as in ‘it floats my boat’) 7. Flamboyant 8. First 9. Fidelity 10. Fertile 11. Fine 12. Festive 13. Fit 14. Flexible 15. Fizzes 16. Fresh 17. Futuristic 18. Fabulous 19. Felicitous 20. Fabled 21. Flippin’ good (OK, I struggled on the last […]

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