Is it Good to always be Happy?

Something I’ve thought about recently, and I’ve spoken about it with a few friends. People strive for happiness. My goal in life is to be happy. But is it good to be in a state where you are always happy, not wanting anything to change? Where life is perfect and you don’t have a care in the world. It sounds …

Year 2 Term 2

Another term comes to an end, but to be honest, I’m struggling to remember the start of this term! I’m hoping that’s because so much has happened and not that it’s all passed by without an event. Over the last ten weeks I’ve started a new business venture, won the League and Cup as captain of the badminton team, secured …

The Thank You Economy

Gary Vaynerchuck’s favourite, yet lowest selling, of his 3 (now 4) books. What is ‘The Thank You Economy’? It’s ‘the humanisation of marketing’. It’s ‘manner’s marketing’. (Both alternate titles). Gary uses this book to explain just why businesses need to pay attention to social media. Not just to promote their brand and get the word out about their products, but …

WhatNext? Conference 2016

Last Saturday I attended Manchester Entrepreneur’s annual WhatNext? Conference. A day full of guest speakers, workshops and networking (of course followed by a night out in Manchester). You could probably find a different event to go to every weekend if you really wanted to. But would it be worth it? What’s the point in attending these events? I have a …