I’m Ocius Digital’s Outsourced Marketing Director

Last Monday at 3.10pm I hit ‘publish’ on a blog post. It was the first time I’d shared with the World what the whole ‘outsourced marketing director’ thing was really all about. At 9.51am on Wednesday

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What is an outsourced marketing director?

Six months ago, I made the conscious decision to shift the focus of the business. I was proud of the work I delivered but it didn’t go far enough. Most of what I’d been doing up until that point was

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Lucky Kev and the three amigos

I’m lucky. I mean REALLY lucky. Over the last three months, I’ve been working with three entirely different organisations. I’ve been helping them work through some of their marketing and communication

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Spoiler Alert – I’m a marketing consultant

Today is the last day of my October holiday. While my summer holiday was a dedicated time where I didn’t even think about the business, this past week I’ve purposefully thought a lot about it. But

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Xeroncon London 2017

“Have fun at VillainCon.” Those were the last words from my eight year old son as I dropped him off at school yesterday morning. Of course, I’m not really attending VillianCon, everybody knows

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The ironic truth about what kills most case studies

If I was to ask you what’s the point of a case study, what would you say? Go on, play along. I’ll wait. OK, this doesn’t quite work on a blog post, so let me help you out. I’ve asked a few people

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Dad Dancing and Freewriting | Breaking Through Your Writing Barriers

I wasn’t dressed for dancing, but that didn’t stop me. I threw myself into it like an Uncle at a wedding. The music was Northern Soul and the venue was a corridor of Duncan of Jordanstone College of

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Why today matters to me

On the 16th February 2015, two years ago today, I had my first meeting with a potential client. I’d been worried about it. Could I do this? Could I sell my services as a ‘marketing consultant’

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The story of my story obsession

“You’re making life harder for yourself.” These were the words of a trusted advisor. Thing is, I can’t deny it. The path I’ve chosen, isn’t the easiest. If I wanted easy, I wouldn’t have

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