It was called What Will Happen If You Start Today and among all of its wisdom (of which there is a lot) there was one line in particular that has stuck with me:
If you start today, you won’t regret it.
Nobody ever says, “I wish I would have procrastinated longer.”
I was on holiday at the time but made a decision there and then to commit to making this thing a reality. It seemed only right to ask Josh to come on the show.
If I’m honest I thought he would say no because as well as publishing a hugely successful blog and newsletter, Josh works as a freelance digital marketing consultant; most notably overseeing social media for the Oscars.
Thankfully he was more than happy to jump on a Skype call, which began with a discussion of the record-breaking Oscars moment in 2014 when Ellen Degeneres went into the audience, took a selfie with a bunch of A-listers and posted it to Twitter.
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This is the Ellen selfie. If you have not seen this before, please contact me. I need to find out why:
…and Josh’s response when it broke Twitter:
Josh’s follow recommendations were:
- Jess Smith (@WarJessEagle) | Digital for the New York Yankees
- David Perell (@david_perell) | Host of the North Star Podcast
- Gary Gulman (@GaryGulman) | Daily comedy tips
Here’s the talk on making weird choices I refer to:
A huge thank you to Josh Spector for coming on the show and sharing his knowledge.
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