5 Creative Office Designs That Engage Employees!

Office spaces can be incredibly dreary and unpleasant places.  Oft-times, the windows surround the outside of the space and are reserved for senior staff.  For those people who have not achieved a status befitting a corner office, the act of spending 8 to 10 hours a day surrounded by freestanding walls, lit by fluorescents, can […]

Patterns are the fabric of life

Human behaviour amazes me – that's why I explore it on podcast…because if we are going to attract customers, attract talent to sell to consumers then we need to understand much more how they tick… Patterns are part of the human behavior. We all like to think we are different and that we would like […]

How To Use Social Networking To Stop Riots

I feel passionate about how social media gets potrayed in the media when an awful event happens. The headlines around the London Riots are about how social networking 'caused' the riots. Sure bad people will abuse good things. Sure lazy employees will abuse the time spent on Facebook. Etc etc But the answer is not […]

How to Be A Better Person

There is one tip that Dad gave me when I was younger which I always try and live by…some days better than others I hasten to add! But Dad used to say your job as a human being was "Discover who the other person is….and discover their possibilities, then help them achieve it" As a […]

Show 347 – Read This Before Your Next Meeting

Show 347 of The Engaging Brand leadership and marketing podcast is ready just for you. To subscribe or listen for free, you don't need to download anything and all explained at the end of the post. Al Pittampalli joins Anna Farmery to talk about meetings. Al wrote a guest post titled 6 Tips to Reinvent Your Next Meeting. Al has written Read This Before […]

Abraham Lincoln on Sincerity and Social Media

Abraham Lincoln once said "If you would win a man to your cause, first convince him that you are his sincere friend" No truer word has been spoken, and how apt all these years on when we apply it to social media. So often company's say – "Anna, I have been on twitter for a […]

10 Questions To Ask When Stuck In A Rut

On podcast 330 I interview the wonderful Michael Gelb on Lessons from Leonardo da Vinci. Da Vinci is an enigmatic character who intrigues me as he was both a scientist and an artist…. Anyway reading How to Think Like Leonardo Da Vinci (again!) I wanted to share the following 10 questions. I often coach people […]

Free Resources

YOU know the right answer for YOUR unique business. I know you do, I believe you do…. However sometimes we need prodding and support to find those answers. What is my strength? How can I help you? By….. Asking the right questions to GET YOU to YOUR RIGHT answer for YOUR BUSINESS. So here are […]