Happy Monday (ok, it’s Tuesday…) 9 July 2019

So July is here. Anybody else a bit surprised? I know it comes every year, but gosh. July is here. And I am writing my happy Monday post on a Tuesday…because I’ve been away so much that Monday has turned into a flight day. June has been busy and exciting and full of sunshine and activities and projects, and it has been lovely. Here are … Continue reading Happy Monday (ok, it’s Tuesday…) 9 July 2019

Monthly Book Club: The Boron Letters by Gary C. Halbert

About the book A collection of letters written by Gary C. Halbert from Boron Prison to his son, Bond. The letters are ‘lessons’ to Bond, intended for later revision and publishing. The lessons are on copywriting and direct marketing. The book contains a total of 25 letters, each followed by a brief analysis by Bond Halbert. I came across this title while listening to Tim … Continue reading Monthly Book Club: The Boron Letters by Gary C. Halbert

Monthly Book Club: ‘This is going to hurt’

This book seems pretty in tune with the mess NHS is right now. The greatest service in the country, and yet the most stretched, badly organised and understaffed life-saving medley of people. But this post is not about what went wrong or how to fix it with the National Health Service, this post is about Adam Kay’s ‘This is going to hurt: Secret diaries of … Continue reading Monthly Book Club: ‘This is going to hurt’

Monthly Book Club: ‘The $100 Startup’

Mission Money author reads a lot. In this monthly series, usually coming out on the last weekend of the month, she will share one fiction or non-fiction book interesting enough to talk about. Monthly Book Club issue 1: ‘The $100 Startup / Fire Your Boss, Do What You Love And Work Better To Live More’ by Chris Guillebeau This book promises to be a ‘manual … Continue reading Monthly Book Club: ‘The $100 Startup’