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Welcome to the Putting the F in Fun podcast. We're Vicky and Dave and we're about two things...

Adding VALUE    &    Having FUN

We take a fun and irreverent look at different aspects of business and life as well as delivering value and learning.

Dec 8, 2021


Are you a tech wizard or are you dystechxic? Is dystechxic even a real word? Probably not! We take a broad overview of IT and the way it’s used in business in this podcast. We’ve also added in lots of useful links below of things that we talk about in this episode. Here’s what we’re covering…

  • Queen Victoria’s birthday
  • The Post Office – when IT becomes SHIT
  • PowerPoint – poo or presentation perfection?
  • Spill chequers and productive tent
  • GIGO or SISO?
  • Calendly is fab! Or is it?


The Post Office scandal:

Susan Walsh – The Classification Guru:

Dave’s book – Your Slides Suck! :

Hello World: How to be Human in the Age of the Machine  by Hannah Fry:

The Curious Cases of Rutherford & Fry podcast:

Useful tools

HubSpot CRM (used by both Vicky and Dave):

Xero (accounts software used by Dave):

Kashflow (accounts software used by Vicky):

Simplemind (brilliant mind mapping software used by both of us!):

Calendly (loved by Dave, loathed by Vicky!):


Vicky is a Chartered Marketer and Branding Consultant at The Brand Surgery, which is celebrating 20 years of brand health in 2022. Vicky is committed to revitalising and rejuvenating brand vitality across the UK though a combination of creative design, brand coaching and corporate social responsibility. She helps business owners keep their brands in tip top shape through accurate diagnosis and bespoke prescriptions and solutions.

Vicky recently created a CPD accredited course (22 CPD hours) called ‘Marketing Psychology from the Inside Out’ which has already helped hundreds of students to superpower their personal and business brands. 

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To book a free 15-minute consultation either call Vicky on 07909 693172 or book a time online at:


David is known as The Slide Presentation Man. He helps business owners produce better presentations when using slides. This can be anything from selling copies of his book ‘Your Slides Suck!’ through training people in how to produce better visual presentations as well as his main gig which is designing and producing engaging, compelling and effective presentations.

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Or to book a free 15-minute consultation:


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