Ice Cream for Everyone – with Willem VDH and me

It’s been a busy few weeks, but I just wanted to emerge to post this podcast by strategist Willem van der Horst, who interviewed me a few weeks ago for his new podcast series. It was a very wide-ranging chat and covered my interests, work, side projects, life philosophy and more. If that sounds interesting… More Ice Cream for Everyone – with Willem VDH and me

Stop wasting money on digital projects if you aren’t prepared to promote them properly by @marthasadie via @storythings

This post by Martha Henson is worth reading if you work in media in any format today, because whether you like it or not digital is part of what you do. Thanks to Storythings for the HT. Read the whole thing, I’m just going to pull this bit out: Stop wasting money on digital projects… More Stop wasting money on digital projects if you aren’t prepared to promote them properly by @marthasadie via @storythings

Hospitality Included: One Small Leap for Restaurants

I listened to a fascinating episode of Freaknomics this week, which was about a new way of billing restaurants in New York, spearheaded by Danny Meyer of Union Square Hospitality Group (which has fancy restaurants like The Modern and Gramercy Tavern, but also Shake Shack in its portfolio). Called ‘Hospitality Included’, it aims to do… More Hospitality Included: One Small Leap for Restaurants

Towards more conscious cities – and residents

Yesterday I went to the Conscious Cities conference, organised by the Museum of Architecture and The Cube London. It was an event that sat at the confluence of technology, neuroscience, architecture and urbanism. I was obviously more familiar with some topics more than others, but being a firm believer in pushing the edges of learning… More Towards more conscious cities – and residents