It was my dad who first got me into Dry January and I’ve been doing it for years. In fact, I’m a bit evangelical about it and honestly wouldn’t consider attempting a January without it. It’s a way of losing the weight I’ve piled on in December and it feels like I’m restoring the factory settings for my body.
It was another great night for Hitch with another double win at the annual FSB Merseyside, West Cheshire & Wigan Business Awards 2017. Hosted at the Crowne Plaza in the heart of Liverpool’s historic waterfront, the event celebrated and rewarded exceptional small businesses from across the region.
Along with free coffees, the thing I love about conferences is that you get to see how other teams work and the things they get to talk about. As I listen, I can’t help thinking, ‘What would I have done in that situation? Would I have said that, or done it that way?’ It’s an enjoyable sort of peer people-watching, and last week I was lucky enough to be in a room full of communicators, hearing how to deliver success with less money.
If you haven’t heard the words ‘A&E’ and ‘crisis’ in the same sentence recently, I’m assuming it’s because you have spent the last few years living a hermitic existence among nomads in the Himalayas.