😲 Amazon coming to get you Goobook 💰

How Amazon is eating the world

For the next few weeks I am going to be trying something new, I’ll be adding in tips and advice from marketing, product and growth leaders within the must reads - let me know what you think by tweeting, emailing or messaging me on LinkedIn.

❤️ Marketing / Growth / Advertising ❤️

  • Rapid Fire Q&A with Marketing Leader Simon Swan - Marketing and digital transformation leader answers:

    Q. What are the three skills you look for in any marketing professional?
    1. The right attitude (you can teach the skills), 2. Resilience, 3. Empathy

    What is your quote you live by?
    Q. "The easiest thing is to react, the second easiest thing is to respond but the hardest thing is to initiate" (Seth Godin)

    Q. What are your must reads?
    Books: Playing to Win, How not to plan, Eat Your Greens

💵 Business 💵

🚀 Product 🚀

💯 Your 5 for Monday Morning 💯

  1. Mental health and football is rarely spoken about, this brutally honest interview with Watford Ben Foster is a must read

  2. This is a very insightful blog post on how billion dollar company went wrong and what all of us can learn

  3. People pay for content!! Patreon now has over 3 million patrons supporting more than 100,000 creators

  4. Well worth a watch, Emily Weiss has built a great company in glossier and their community is right at the heart of it, I’d recommend her recent interview/podcast with Kara Swisher

    I will leave you with my friend Will’s art from his instagram (follow him here)