Marketing

There’s no such thing as a boring industry

If you think you’re in a boring industry, think again. There is no such thing as a boring industry. Some niche industries are only thought to be boring because the average person knows very little about them. This gives you a chance to educate your audience, and if you are enthusiastic enough about your work, […]

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Social media

A voice on every platform?

The pros and cons of materials handling providers using social media Are you asking yourself if social media is worth the time and effort for your materials handling business? In our experience, many professionals in the materials handling industry just don’t have a strong opinion of social media, and few see the value it can […]

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Technology

Keeping up with the droneses

So I’m a bit late to the party here, but I was just made aware that DHL are already using drones to deliver small packages to the German island of Juist. Meaning DHL beat Amazon to the goalposts and just decided not to make a song and dance over it. That’s some willpower. I don’t know about […]

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A tribute to Barry Hines

Right now I feel like the biggest Barry Hines fan that hasn’t seen the film adaptation of his most famous work. I never needed to. Hines’ writing in A Kestrel for a Knave opened my imagination and truly inspired me to the point where I achieved my first ‘B’ grade in secondary school for producing […]

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It’s been a while but…

I’ve been a busy bee! Back at University everyone started realising that everything we do now counts towards our degree and so I have been a good girl and done most of my reading every week. Like a student should do instead of second guessing answers to unexpected questions in seminars. Anyway I am now […]

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“A young lady of considerable potential”

“You are clearly a young lady of considerable potential” That quote is from Peter Davies, Mayor of Doncaster. He wrote in my thank you card from the comms team at Doncaster Council: “Katie, It has been a pleasure to have you in the team. You are clearly a young lady of considerable potential. All good […]

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And so it begins

I decided to start a blog after hearing of people becoming known in their preferred industry this way and strengthening their careers. As a quiet person with big ideas, I can’t wait to get started. I recently attended a lecture by someone who was offered a journalism job over Twitter because of her blogging techniques. […]

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