Work with me

Need a mentor? Grab a 1 hour Product Doctor Surgery

I can help with all things product, from creating your strategy and roadmaps through to testing new ideas and carrying out your own customer research. Whether you are an individual or in a team, you can work with me by the hour – no commitment, we can just jump on a video call!

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Inspiring, motivating, supportive & challenging in a positive way…    

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Time poor? Need help researching a new idea?

From value proposition development to marketing campaigns and branding to product definition, this is pragmatic & resourceful qualitative research. This is research through a product lens, so we will spend time carefully considering your objectives and the value you are intending to add before we begin & deciding which insights are actionable at the end. There are on-the-job training opportunities for your team members. Previous clients include Samsung, Pearson & Fitbug.

I value the fresh perspectives that Julia brings …

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Want to improve your idea testing? Take a workshop…

Bring your challenges to my next public workshop or arrange your own private tailored version, (online or in-person). Make real progress on your own idea and walk away with clear actionable steps. Popular with start-ups, scale-ups & product people in larger organisations. Former participants have been from IBM, BBC & Notonthehighstreet.

One of the best learning experiences. Great course…

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Need an Innovation, Marketing, Product or Market Research Tutor?

Very well received from GCSE through to degree students, post-graduates & professional audiences, I design lively sessions that bring to life the key concepts with practical tools & techniques. Flexed for those who need to develop commercial understanding and work-related skills, to inspiring budding entrepreneurs to take their first steps and more experienced practitioners to improve their game. I currently teach at UCL, SepNET, Pearson College & am a Course Director at the Chartered Institute of Marketing. *NEW* Practical Research Masterclass for students who need to carry out market research for their projects and dissertations.

Julia teaches through active learning that business is about people

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Speaker, Drop in Surgeries & Live User Panels for your events

Trying to find something interactive & thought-provoking for your event? Along with upbeat presentation, webinars and drop-in surgeries, on-stage live user panels are a great way to create some drama. They are hard hitting ways to make audiences really think about “lo-fi” testing of ideas before building their solutions.

The teen panel were great, they were saying just what investors say …

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