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 ATTENTION PLEAS 

That’s not a typo. It’s terrible wordplay that I shall not apologise for. This blog is principally about standing out and getting attention. The key to doing this is to be interesting. You might ask, “What is it to be interesting?” I was watching the Joe Rogan podcast last night and a guy called Michael […]

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What should I buy?

“I WANT TO HAND YOU MONEY JON, BUT DON’T KNOW HOW”   May I say you have exceptional taste?   Anyway, as you wish.   Here’s a list of some of my most popular wares:   B2B Charming Template Pack ———————————-   A collection of effective cold pitching and other charming templates for the ambitious […]

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Exercise 4: The honest bio

Write the most honest CV or bio as possible. Talk about how you got started in your sector. Was it obvious all along? Or did you fall into it? Don’t brag, perhaps even be a little hard on yourself when describing your dedication, work ethic, skill etc. Perhaps talk about your surprise you’ve got to […]

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Satirical Press Release

Sorry to some of you who have seen this one already. I’ve added a little extra detail which may be helpful. Don’t worry, a third exercise “The Productive Rant” is on it’s way to you shortly 🙂   At some point, I decided to target PR and Communications Directors.  I figured they may have £budget […]

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The Productive Rant

Let’s move onto the productive rant. This is a simplified version of an exercise from The Serious Guide to Joke Writing by Sally Holloway. A great book, check it out. Think of a topic you have strong opinions on. Start a Google doc and put a heading at the top: I can’t stand [topic] E.g. I […]

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