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26Jul

Time for a change…

I loved the London life, it served me well for nearly 20 years, but is it really necessary? Working in the capital, or any city for that matter, used to be seen a symbol of success, your season ticket or Oyster was like a non-exclusive pass to say ‘yes,...
27Jan

‘Chronicles of a Head of Digital’ – 22

In an agency work environment, when critiquing work, I really don’t like to hear: “I don’t like it” . This isn’t just because I am a grumpy old bugger, although that is usually true, it’s more to the point that subjective views do not get...
19Aug

‘Chronicles of a Head of Digital’ – 16

Following up from my last Chronicle, the launch of the website, I thought I’d expand upon a certain part of the project. The design bit – or more accurately, the concepts bit. #Layers Having sat through hours of strategy and planning, we entered the...
12Aug

‘Chronicles of a Head of Digital’ – 15

This week’s BIG news, well to some at least, was the launch of a site. That site… you’ll know the one I mean if you were any way involved. I say launch, the go live whatever you want to call it, but TBH it’s been live for months now. You sit my...
04Aug

‘Chronicles of a Head of Digital’ – 14

In a week of all sorts on many fronts one main theme has struck me, on a work level at least. And that sparks the age-old question: Is imitation really the sincerest form of flattery? To explore, let’s look at two ‘safe for work’ examples. Case...
27Jul

‘Chronicles of a Head of Digital’ – 13

Leadership with thoughts wrapped around current happenings this time, so less show and tell, more views and placement. The catalyst being some client planning and forecasting, with research based on analytics, traffic, and patterns in tandem with trends...
21Jul

‘Chronicles of a Head of Digital’ – 12

Another week, another doodle or eight. Hot topics of the week – testing the big site, VR sticking its head above the parapet again, and a bit of new biz with some interesting inbound, video and other such malarkey. #AgencyLife So to start with the big...
14Jul

‘Chronicles of a Head of Digital’ – 11

Another week, another bunch of pixels. Well, that and some sand as my weekly highlight was East for a catch up and then West to Cornwall via an overnight #roadtrip with my daughter, punctuated with some canoeing and paddle boarding and sanding feet with...
04Jul

‘Chronicles of a Head of Digital’ – 10

#HappyMonday? Well, there is such a thing as a happy Monday. And this one is there, on a work front at least. So, last week was a quiet week on all fronts then… Not. The UK is in turmoil, our government and the opposition are in tatters. Looks like...
27Jun

‘Chronicles of a Head of Digital’ – 09

Well, that was another week that was. Let’s not dwell on the Brexit thing, the vitriol on social media, the backlash, the accusations, videos, quotes, arguments and so on, let’s look at other things, happier things, and work stuff. I have spent long...