Tom writes: I write the social posts for Crocstar and some of our clients. To do my job more efficiently – and to keep my brain organised – I use several tools. Maybe some of them can help you too. Here’s a list of the tools we use everyday: Skype SproutSocial Google apps Asana Trello Why do […]
In 2007, books were next on the list of things that seemingly needed updating, in the form of the Kindle. On its release day it sold out in five and a half hours, and remained out of stock for the next five months – disheartening avid book readers everywhere, including myself.
Through the years, there’ve been many developments within the language used online. The border between typical dictionary language, slang, and internet terminology has become blurred.
Being able to speak more than one language definitely makes life interesting. Not only does it lead to opportunities such as living and working abroad, but studies show that it changes the structure and dynamic of the brain.
When deadlines are looming, it’s common to feel the pressure. Here are our top tips for handling deadlines without losing your marbles.
I’m in the United States of America to talk to people about content, strategy and how to make it simpler. I’m joined by Jon Kohrs, UX designer and social entrepreneur. A big focus of our trip is to learn more about how people are solving problems for social good.
Doing customer interviews is hard. Not because you feel awkward asking questions and a bit sell-y, or it’s a waste of time because you know what they’re going to say. It’s hard because you’re doing it wrong.
As a former BBC journalist, I’ve had this experience many times. “Yeah, I’d love to talk to you about that, it sounds great, I’m just a little busy right now…”
After the success of TEDxDerby 2014, we decided to bring together another seven speakers to inspire Derby to get ‘remade’.
On Saturday 14th March our very own Christine will be hosting a session at the South by South West (SXSW) technology festival in Austin. As part of her warm up, and for anyone not lucky enough to attending SXSW, we had a quick Google hangout with Christine and co-host Jon Kohrs. They discuss what’s coming up […]
It can be hard to think of a topic for an informative, insightful and engaging blog. But what’s the best way to come up with blog ideas?