NOW – What I’m currently working on

Updated 15th August 2017

WORK

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Leading the sales and marketing team at EDENZ Colleges to expand student enrolments in our local and international markets.

  • Continuously improving Agile Marketing and Agile Sales with my team of 16.
  • Holding space for Self Management, Wholeness at Work and challenging the status quo.
  • Leveraging: Paid, Earned and Owned Media; Content Marketing; Marketing Automation; Multi-Channel Marketing and rigorous CRO.

PROJECTS

Growth Architect

Management Consultant (for want of a better name) and Angel Investor. Specialising in Business, Marketing, Digital and Growth Strategy. Consulting to early stage start-ups and SME to mid size organisations looking to work sustainably and inclusively.

– MoxieApps

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First slow start-up investment: Contribution as Marketing and Operations Manager for the cooperative MoxieApps. Responsible for strategic direction, operations, marketing and branding of our applications, ecosystem and consultancy services. Connecting companies to their communities.

– Project Yummieone

Early phase startup research for a Crab import business. Let me know if you’d like some of our first shipment.

DIY wannabe

Building around my home

  • Creating a deck and landscaping our house.
  • Sewing curtains
  • Crafting four sets of Riviera Shutters.
  • Next, a custom garden shed for the Guinea pigs, raised beds and a pull up box.

MIND

  • Co-creating an NZ roadmap for Teal Organisations. Working my way through Reinventing Organisations by Frederic Laloux.
  • Initial discussions with Jeremy Hansen around BauGruppe home ownership in New Zealand. Exploring further.
    • Of note – one group have done this for their mentally disabled children to have support from a like minded group of parents and extended family.
    • Here is a guide to BauGruppe PDF.
  • Thinking through how to start a school and residential care centre for kids with Autism. Here are my thoughts/plans so far: oasis.school

WHY

noun_575409_ccFinding a way for our Autistic son Oli (and other children who cannot care for themselves) to be cared for when we pass ! important.

  • There’s loads to explore, including but not limited to: funding, governance, security and succession planning.

READING

  • Never Eat Alone
  • Antifragile
  • Makers The New Industrial Revolution
  • Hooked
  • The Obstacle Is The Way

BODY

noun_75817_ccWith Oli often giving up on walking or needing a lift to get places I am upping my arm & core strength to carry him.

  • Daily
    • 50 push ups
  • Saturday +
    • 600 sit-ups with 30kg weight bag
    • 20 dips
    • 20 pull ups
    • 100 push ups
    • 20 legs to bar lifts
  • Preparing for the Auckland marathon with Wednesday and Sunday runs.
    • Current PB. Half marathon in 2:03:00.
  • Refining my LCHF diet. Experimenting with various Kimchee recipes, sauerkraut and intermittent fasting (one large meal per work day, two on weekends).

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