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Charley Speakes

Quietly shouting in a world of noise – exposing a nerve.

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Work and Politics

If it’s not one it’s the other ;-)

The X Factor CV

As someone involved in recruitment I have noticed a really interesting trend.  I’d be really interested in what other recruiters think to this. It’s what I call the X factor generation application.  It has got to the point I can... Continue Reading →

Shut the Internet Down

How long have you been using the internet? Has it changed in that time? Leave a comment, I'm really interested. At the end is a link to something that has just come up on the BBC that really underlines this... Continue Reading →

Let’s Turn Off the Internet

Should we turn off the internet? Is it time yet? I spend a lot of time on politics forums, and they have changed radically over the years. I have been visiting forums for a long time now, I would say... Continue Reading →

Lets Go to War

Back to politics for a moment. Just sat here watching our venerable British parliament standing around like a bunch of harpies calling for the witch to be burned. I'm a little confused. Here's the latest from the Independent: Updating MPs... Continue Reading →

How to Write in 3 easy Apps

I have been writing a book for a couple of months now. Maybe 'been' is a slight exaggeration, and I should say attempting to write a book. It won't be the first, but it will be the first fiction thing... Continue Reading →

Social Media or Social Marketing – Part Two

When we do our ’social media’ jobs are we being social or are we just trying to find the best way to market and sell?

Social Media or Social Marketing – Part One

One of the biggest misconceptions, as far as I am concerned, is this belief that just because someone is young and spends their life on snapchat or their phone...

Is Britain Getting More Dangerous? Or How to Make Money From Fear.

20 years ago next year Princess Diana died. Two billion people watched her funeral. When the news broke people were in the streets hugging and crying, a friend had died.  A friend they had never met. The odd thing was, we... Continue Reading →

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