Rosser Reeves, David Ogilvy and Why I’m Reading their Book

Have just invested in a copy of the classic The Art of Writing Advertising by a range of ad men who were true masters of their careers in the mid 2oth century: Bill Bernbach, Leo Burnett, George Gribbin, David Ogilvy, and Rosser Reeves. Now, I know that things have moved on a fair bit sinceContinue reading “Rosser Reeves, David Ogilvy and Why I’m Reading their Book”

Some quirky tips and quotes

Hello and how are you? Hope you’re all well. I’ve been beavering away as usual at my social media business, and I’m sharing some of those images on here. For my social media posts, I try and give my client’s clients more than just a sales pitch. I like to give them a wee bitContinue reading “Some quirky tips and quotes”

Quotes and Why it’s Worth Learning How to Create Videos

Hi everyone. How are you today? Still reeling from the pandemic and what’s been happening in the US (I really hope there is no further violence there)? I’ve had a busy week creating social media posts and actually found the time to do some social media for me as an author (see images used inContinue reading “Quotes and Why it’s Worth Learning How to Create Videos”

A sneak peek into some of the things I’ve been doing recently

So, this is me back after several weeks away. What can I say? The pre-Christmas period is extremely busy for me and things were dropped. Unfortunately, my blogs went on to the back burner until now. But I’m back now and I intend to be online more. Although I’ve not been blogging, I have beenContinue reading “A sneak peek into some of the things I’ve been doing recently”

Some advice, some videos, some images

So, how’s your week been? I’ve been very busy as usual. I’ve taken on a new client, which is great. Really enjoying the variety in my social media work. It’s pretty varied now and I love that. Plus it’s keeping me really busy. But not so busy that I haven’t been scouring some sites toContinue reading “Some advice, some videos, some images”

Here’s some of the things I’ve been working on lately

Writing a blog about social media isn’t easy when you really don’t have the time to fully research all the articles you should be putting up. So, I’ve decided to – rather than worry about what I’m going to write about each week – share the types of things I’ve been working on. I’m veryContinue reading “Here’s some of the things I’ve been working on lately”

How to overcome writer’s block

“The secret of getting ahead is getting started. The secret of getting started is breaking your complex overwhelming tasks into small manageable tasks, and then starting on the first one.”  Mark Twain I have been writing various blogs for a number of years and generally I can come up with something interesting to say everyContinue reading “How to overcome writer’s block”