What Do You Want To Be When You Grow Up?

Today I helped with a school visit. Primary school children coming to 3M to learn about our technologies, try some challenges, and learn about careers. The latter is where I came in; sat down ready to talk about school, education, and how it all leads into careers. I started with the usual; “how’s your day so far?”, “what are your …

I Don’t Care What You Think About President Trump

Today Trump became president. Whether I like him or not is not my topic for this blog, I have my view and I will share them if asked, but I don’t want to express them for no reason, politics causes lots of debate and we’d be a lot better off if we actually listened – that is in part what …

How Ed Sheeran Won With Snapchat

Over the last 12 months, Snapchat has really cemented itself are one of the top social media platforms, for use at least with up to 150 million active users daily. However, it’s also been a bit of a marmite platform for business. Some hailing it as the go-to place for cheap and successful marketing, others saying it doesn’t have a …

Practice Does Not Make Perfect

A conversation this week reminded me of my drum teacher back at the ages of around 13/14. “Practice does not make perfect, practice makes permanent”. Hardly a lesson went by without him saying this phrase. Perhaps it was the because of it’s repetition, but it really stuck with me. “Perfect practice, make perfect. It’s will be no use you going …