Year: 2018

Lessons from 2018, goals for 2019

2018 is almost over, the Christmas decorations are being packed away in boxes and I’m recovering from eating and drinking far too much over the holidays. But before I welcome in the new year with friends and family, I like to spend some time reflecting on how my year has gone, what lessons I’ve learned and what I want to achieve going forward so that I start the new year on the right foot. So, here’s my year in summary.

Blind Date with a

It’s officially December and the countdown to Christmas is on! I’ve spent my weekend in and out of the shops looking for the perfect Christmas gifts for my loved ones. Which brings me on to book club for December. This month is a little different as I didn’t choose the book per say, it was a surprise! Introducing Blind date with a book.

4 essentials for running an effective team meeting

Last week I travelled to our Leeds office with a few colleagues for a team meeting. We wanted to trial a new idea to bring our marketing teams from London and the regions closer together, and to soften the expectations that everything happens in London. This made me think about the key ingredients of a successful team meeting and I want to share my formula. Read this post for more!