This is the third event I’ve recently been involved with, and it’s happening next week. It’s the first UK trade show dedicated to the roofing industry and is at the NEC in Birmingham on 1st and 2nd May 2013. RoofexShow – NEC 1-2 May 2013 As you are no doubt aware, I have views about […]
Where are you now?
Just Practising is One Year Old! I’ve been blogging for nearly four years now, but last week I reached the one year milestone as a self-employed consultant. This is a huge achievement for me, having always been an employee, and I’m delighted that I’ve been able to develop a successful fledgeling business with some great […]
Over the last year I’ve trained dozens of individuals how to use Linkedin through my public workshops and in house sessions. Whilst many thousands of construction professionals are on Linkedin (over 400,000 in the UK alone) most of them don’t know how it works, what to do with it, or appreciate the immense power of […]
I’ve been running my own freelance consultancy business for nearly six months now, hardly any time at all, but before that I ran architects practices and can see how difficult everyone who purchases finds this. Make sure you ask yourselves the right questions, in the right order. Who do you want to work with? You […]
I’m working with Jacksons Fencing and Jacksons Security to help them work better with architects and specifiers, and spent a good day with them on Tuesday talking about the issues. Here’s a slide show of the factory tour I took with Helen from Zest and Marcia from Jacksons business development, who also runs their CPD […]