Category Archives: Business

Mando plAy challenge

So today we’re having an innovation day entitled ‘plAy’ at Mando Group . You can find out all about it on our company blog and a live feed of the day up on the plAy social media feed. —- lunchtime update —- I … Continue reading

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Empathy

“Do unto others as you’d have them do unto you” How many times did you hear that growing up? It’s also in the bible (Matt 7:12) and I’ve done my level best to action it in life…. But…. In the … Continue reading

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“The lost art of the sentence”

…this is a quote from Andrew Peterson during his interview with Randy Elrod at the Recreate Conference. Andrew is an amazing singer/songwriter and Founder of the Rabbit Room and quite the Artisan – he’s all about his craft. He was … Continue reading

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2010 in review – stats from WordPress about this blog

This is really really impressive from a free service.  Wordpress have introduced this report each year to show you how you are doing with your blog.  I’ve barely blogged anything really but see below how positively they report everything – … Continue reading

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everything

so, no blogs since Feb….  I can, however, summarise my path as follows: spiritual and physical a father and a son domestic and untamed on the mountain and in the valley in the office and in the ocean logical and … Continue reading

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'Strengths'

Been rereading my Strengths Finder results.  If you’ve never heard of ‘Strengths Finder’, you can check it at http://www.strengthsfinder.com –  it is one of many self-analysis thingamys out there – much like Belbin or Myers Briggs.  It’s incredibly accurate from what … Continue reading

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5 year plan update

Realised I was 2.5 year into my personal 5 year plan this week. It’s caused some time for reflection and focus but generally speaking it’s remarkably on track – back in the summer of 2007 I wrote that by the … Continue reading

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Liverpool Creative Business Forum

Last Thursday I took part in the How Do Liverpool Creative Business Forum, the second Creative forum that has taken place. It is said the event was a huge success and I certainly enjoyed being a part of it. If … Continue reading

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Yours truly picking up the award for Digital Agency of the Year…

…was a great night on April 30th as the rest of the Mando Group team and I went along to the How Do Awards and ended up picking up Digital Agency of the Year. Felt great getting the recognition for … Continue reading

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Geeks – the new rock and roll stars

A few of us are in London this week attending the Future of Web Apps conference.  I’m sure a number of blogs will come out of the experience.  This one concerns a rather mad one that ended the first day. I’m sure … Continue reading

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