Monthly Archives: March 2014


Ten things you’ll do, right or wrong, in the first six months of a new business

March 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

1. Cold calling someone and telling them you’re from your old company And then carrying on because you’re too embarrassed to say you’ve got it wrong.Won’t be getting commission on that one then. 2. First day in new office: Phone lines (check), Internet (check), Stationary (check) “Oh shit we need to buy bin bags” (that’s when it starts getting real). 3. Getting Voicemail right Redoing your voicemail message 30 times […]
Ten Most annoying Phrases in events: (and yes we’ve said some)

March 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

1. I’ve got three hats on today. Really? Cos it looks like you’ve just got a big head! This is a phrase you can commonly translate as: ‘Two of those hats will try and sell you something’. The smaller ‘buying hat’ is barely a fez. 2. I’m so tired. I only got two hours sleep. I worked 18 hours last night. You read the job spec right? 3. The most […]