News from the Digital Picnic'ers

One beautiful Sunday

Last Sunday was - hands down - one of the best days I have ever had with my children.   Seriously, seriously, no exaggeration, … it was one of the best ever days I’ve had with my children.   Why? Well, because I just so happen to be one of those Mums who ultimately...

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The next chapter

Gosh, there have been some seriously big changes around these parts, and we’ve felt like every second week has seen a new *big* announcement made to our followers / private FB group of TDP grads, and then all of these changes have meant significantly bigger workloads,...

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How to digital detox as the director of a digital marketing agency

I know what you’re thinking.  You’re looking at the title, and you’re shaking your head in disbelief, and you’re thinking to yourself, “not.even.remotely.possible”, because;   Digital detox. Director. Digital marketing agency.   It doesn’t seem possible, right?  ...

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Outsource: 2 weeks in

So, we've recently made the decision to outsource our e-mail inbox to our beautiful part-time employee for a multitude of reasons, & so that in itself took me on a bit of a nostalgic trek down memory lane thinking about the 'then' and 'now' with regards to reaching...

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Smoke n’ mirrors, baby!

So, the strangest thing happened the other week.   I got a text message from a friend asking if I wanted to sign up for a photography course [interested!], during the school holidays [ok, so babysitting will be a logistical consideration, … but still interested], in...

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5 things we’ve learnt from 2 years of workshop’ing

At the beginning of all of this.  Like, I’m talking wa-hay-haaaaaaay back when I made the switch from my cushy / reasonably well-paid senior management position in healthcare to [gasp!] ... marketing, I enrolled in a digital marketing course that cost thousands and...

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The 5 best business decisions we’ve made in 2016

Do you wanna know why we love participating in business networking groups on Facebook? And we don’t mean the tacky-junk-mail’y-type groups where people are just promoting their goods / services in       Ew   Nosiree, we mean those incredible private...

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At the risk of sounding a little cray, sometimes I think you might need to really, genuinely burn out in order to come full circle and ultimately experience reinvigoration [??!!].   For some reason unbeknownst to me, I don’t think it’s until you approach [or God...

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#DigiGeeks Connect – June 2016

What a magic night last night at our #DigiGeeks Connect live panel chat with @thehiitmum @formanpictureframing and @arloandco — three generous, open, inspiring women who opened up to us during an intimate Q&A at our sold out event.   We brought the most amazing group...

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