Funky Thinkers are not abstract and blue sky thinkers, but demand socially acceptable communication.
After all, what is reasonably on time. Something you'd never get in Switzerland!
We are generally supportive of.....
Someone who will change direction at any point in time without any advance notice, or reason why.
Most opt in boxes are sad and lonely. Nobody loves them. Their owners lovingly crafted them. Lovingly spending (misguided) care and attention on them in the forelorn hope they will collect email addresses.
Sadly though, most internet users are too busy and too stressed these days. They don't care.
If it was any other industry, the opt in boxes would have their own celebrities making charitable appeals on TV.
The good news is, if you are an opt in box, you can help your owner to collect more emails by getting them to watch this video below.
I know the feeling - you stick your hand up for something and BAM. You get BATTERED with email.
More email than you can shake a stick at.
Email out of all proportion with what you stuck your hand up to get.
And you dread going to your inbox because you are drowning in pure sales garbage.
No meaningful way to avoid it - unless you are a FUNKY THINKER.
I could be really cruel and say that if you need a book to tell you how to shake hands and what to say, then you really shouldn't be in business.
But if you are new or young or introvert or whatever, I will give you the benefit of the doubt.
But how many of these authors practice what they preach?
Do a search yourself and tell me where the first face of someone you feel you could pick up the phone to appears in the results.
What does being a free thinker mean?
Here is the thing - Free thinking is not Funky thinking
People want to be on Funky Thinkers - when they have little idea what it is.
Yoga sandals, cycling shorts and a backpack does not a FUNKY THINKER make.
It just means you are following someone else's tribe - donning their uniform and ideas.
There is no magical mystical secret
One of the most significant events in the history of the United Kingdom is being played out on the news channels as a sports event.
Trade agreements and sovreignty have replaced the sweeper system versus the flat back four as the discussion of choice for pundits.
And it's a BAD LOOK for elected members of parliament - to be fiddling on phones and generally not paying attention.