Monthnotes – March 2020

When I began writing my monthnotes in September last year, I could never have anticipated that six months later I’d be working from home full-time in the midst of a global pandemic. At Deeson, we’ve been set up for full remote working for many years now,...

Monthnotes – February 2020

February might have an extra day this leap year, but it feels like a lot’s been squeezed into the first four weeks already. Mont Chery, Les Gets, February 2020 At Deeson we’ve been recruiting for a number of new roles as we grow the business in 2020. We welcomed a new...

Monthnotes – January 2020

As a family we spent four happy weeks last summer exploring nine European countries and learning more about cultures, people and places beyond our own. That experience reinforced to me the important of the shared values and bonds that we share with our neighbours on...

Monthnotes – December 2019

Looking back over December, it’s hard to avoid gazing back further over the last 12 months, which seemed as ever to culminate in a particularly busy and positive period at Deeson in the run-up to Christmas. It was good to see some the Deeson team...

Monthnotes – November 2019

I seem to have spent a lot of time this month thinking about people and behaviours at work. My role as MD at Deeson is really about helping create the conditions for people to do their best work for our clients. I was lucky enough to speak at an Agency...

Monthnotes – October 2019

I seem to have used the words “opportunity cost” a lot this month. As an agency MD, I’m acutely aware that every hour we have in the working week is commercially valuable. It certainly sharpens your focus on the value of time and where to invest that...