Selling (vi) - why cold calls still generate business & 6 ways to get them right.
This summer I went to Marrakesh (it’s not all work people ;) - it was the best trip I've been on for ages and truly surpassed all my expectations
If you’ve been, you’ll know that there's...
MSPA Client Spotlight: Martin Howe / Teq4
Martin Howe is a creative ‘techie’ with a working world that imaginative young boys that love 'building stuff', merely dream about.
He has over 30 years’ experience in designing and building technology-centric attractions for theme parks, science centers, and museums. Formerly Chief Executive of Global...
4 Great Project Management & Productivity Tools
Projects, project management (PM) and productivity have been key themes at MSPA over this last quarter. We are also delighted to be launching our new My Project service this month, to provide on-demand project assistance for our customers - when that's needed as an...
Creative Agency Jones & Bone find themselves under the MSPA client spotlight
My Special PA is delighted to be working with London-based creative boutique - Jones & Bone. J&B specialise in branding, digital design and content creation and is founded and run by creative partnership Sarah Norford-Jones and Keith Nigel Bone.
Key Skills: Nicola Pedlingham - Creative Project Coordination Specialist
At MSPA, the most vital requirement of any team member is a core understanding of creative temperaments. Whilst we have always rejected the stereotyping of creatives as 'scatty and disorganised' - (it's actually a myth) creatives can definitely have a propensity to the ‘unpredictable'
Automate your apps… with Zapier
Wouldn’t it be great to make all those apps and tools you’ve downloaded work together?
Well, good news! There is. And it’s called Zapier.
Zapier is a nifty little programme that lets you integrate all sorts of things imaginable.
For example, let’s say every time you receive an email...
Seamlessly source & share content with your target audience… with Feedly
An important part of engaging with your audience on social media is regularly sharing relevant and valuable content from other people’s sites and blogs. But, trawling through your feeds looking for hidden gems to share can be time-consuming.
Enter stage right:...
Create simple on-the-hop marketing videos… with Quik
Quik is a pretty amazing tool that we’ve only recently just discovered but are having lots of fun with right now. It’s sort of like the video version of Wordswag, in that it’s just so flipping easy to use and makes you look like...