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@unclejackwatches

I don’t need to tell you what influencer marketing is. It’s huge. Back in 2014 when I launched Uncle Jack, influencer marketing was pretty revolutionary. Instagram as a platform enabled ‘normal’ people with an interesting story to gain a lot of followers in a short space of time. They were the perfect ambassadors for our[…]

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Interviewing for our new digital marketing team member at 9am on a Sunday! @unclejackwatches

It’s a burning question that many entrepreneurs will want to know. They know they need to hire someone to continue to grow and expand their business, but they don’t know who or what. There are many varied scenarios & roles in which could you argue a case for. For example, an operations manager would reduce your[…]

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Chills @ Hosier Lane

I’m currently writing a book about hype marketing. Hype marketing is essentially about creating a lot of interest in your business by having regular launches. I use hype marketing in my businesses and am now sharing my knowledge and experience through a new book. The writing experience of the new book has given me a[…]

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Supermannnn. Quick coffee break before the big @unclejackwatches launch this evening ☕⌚

Well, in a sense. Today is the last day that my business will have a customer service person. Now? Customer Experience Manager (CXM). In 2016 customer service is almost redundant. If you think about customer service, it’s 100% reactive – you’re reacting to emails, phone calls, messages and any contact that a customer makes with[…]

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Something big in the works...

Pinch me, I must be dreaming. My company, Uncle Jack, recently collaborated with one of Australia’s most sought-after individuals, Megan Gale. We co-designed a range of unisex watches in support of men’s health. We are donating 10% of all sales to Movember, who do amazing work in promoting & supporting the health of men. As[…]

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It was a pleasure to chat to the @richmond_institute today about entrepreneurship.

I’ve always been one to aim high in life, not just in business, but sport, academics, social – you name it. I’ve had so many wonderful successes in my life so far. I’ve accomplished some impressive milestones thus far in business including a nationally recognised award, I’ve played sport at the semi-elite level and I’ve[…]

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Wow, what a humbling experience. As I write this blog post I am sitting at Changping railway station reflecting on my time and experience in China. I spent the last four days visiting my manufacturer in the working class city of Changping. It’s a small town, nothing like the hustle and bustle of its cross-town[…]

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Day 2 of interviews today!
@unclejackwatches

I think when I look back at my entrepreneurial career in 20 years I will pin-point this interview with a prospective employee as one of the most bizarre moments. We were hiring for a contract marketing role and it was our final interview for the day. It had been an exhausting day. This applicant’s resume[…]

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