Tag Archives: Book writing

Commercializing Blockchain launches 2019

As we approach the end of 2018, I reflect on a fantastic year with exciting challenges and some absolutely amazing experiences 👍 My first year at Oracle has been transformational, as I have learnt more about #EmergingTechnology than I could have imagined, together with working with a fantastic hashtag… More

Commercializing Blockchain – Strategic applications in the Real world

Very excited to announce that my new book “Commercializing Blockchain – Strategic applications in the Real world” will be published in summer 2019, by the global publishing house Wiley & Sons. As I sit here in a beautiful tropical garden in Mexico, I wanted to share the journey so far and excite… More

Editing the draft chapters…..

Having a great time editing the draft chapters 🙂 It is great to see how the book will look once printed and the images and diagrams are fantastic – this book will be amazing 🙂 … More

Testimonials requested and cover design started

Another busy and fantastic day…… 17 Testimonial requests sent out – I need a minimum of 6 and have 3, so I should do well 🙂 I have been playing with my own cover design today as my publishers team will start work on it properly on Monday!! Very exciting 🙂 … More

Great news…..I have an expert to write the foreword

The BEST email I could have received has arrived…… A very senior and experienced retailer (He has been Vice President of a global retail brand and chairman and CEO of a fantastic luxury retailer) has agreed to write the foreword for the book!! He has read the first 30 page of the Final Draft and thinks th… More

All my reviews are back :-)

All feedback is in from 6 of the 10 reviers as well as the author of Flicks & Clicks – very happy that 6 retail experts have read through 33,000 words and have commented in depth on the content – Thank you all 🙂 5 actions that I need to work on this week- Re-draft introduction Check the exampl… More

Great book launch

Great day – Last night was great to see the book launch and think about my book launch in the summer. I am also very pleased that the author (Mel Henson) has agreed to read my second draft – I am very happy that an expert author will have a look at my manuscript … More

The book has been named….

The book name has been decided!!!! The Retail Handbook I am buying the websites as we speak 🙂 www.theretailhandbook.com … More

Waiting for the replies……

Email is on it’s way to 10 peers and experts to request a review of the 33,000 words in the next few days…. I have a tight deadline and know that the majority will help me with this….. Here’s waiting for the feedback!! P.S I am working whilst waiting, but this is how I feel!! … More

Second draft…Complete now!!

You know I said it was complete last week……well……it wasn’t! I have played with the second draft more and I am now happy to send this to my peers and experts 🙂 They will check the content and concepts I talk about….this is a nervous period as people will see the “manuscript… More