Oliver Woods

Digital Strategist. Avowedly pro-Asia. Lover of culture, history, film, politics & music. For more, follow me on Twitter at @oiwoods


4 Digital Strategy Career-Growth Hacks 

This shit ain’t hard, yo.


I am frequently asked advice for how to get jobs doing digital & social strategy. Why anyone asks…


3 Growth Hacks To Learn Mandarin Chinese Faster

Accelerate your 普通话 learning with these three unconventional techniques.


My Medium Features Wishlist

I love using Medium. Which is why I wanted to lovingly suggest some new features for everyone’s favourite digital publishing platform. 


4 Digital Strategy Career-Growth Hacks 

This shit ain’t hard, yo.


I am frequently asked advice for how to get jobs doing digital & social strategy. Why anyone asks…

Publications edited by Oliver Woods

Thoughts and musings on strategy in all of its beautiful and arcane forms. From the military and political to the best ways to pick up people from bars on Friday nights.

Tips, strategies, advice and entertaining reads about everything linguistic: from conjugating Classical Latin verbs to picking up colloquial Thai on the streets of Bangkok.

Anything and everything about life in New Zealand and people (Kiwis) living/from there.


How To: Sell Split Testing To Your Boss & Clients

The easy way to hustle A/B and multi-variate testing.


3 Easy Ways To Win At Social Sharing

So many websites fail at the most basic social integration. If you want to win at social sharing, follow these three tips. If you…


How LinkedIn Makes Money

Always wanted to know how much money LinkedIn makes from those bloody enough Premium Subscription ads?

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    Maths Men, Mad Men

    Growth hacking is alive and well in the advertising industry.


    Sir Martin Sorrell, one of the brightest strategic brains in the…


    Anse Vata Beach


    This is where I stayed when I visited New Caledonia. Beautiful area and very tranquil.


    The Cagou


    A bird that is endemnic to New Caledonia. Very friendly and operate in pairs. I met this one at the Zoo-Park.


    New Zealand’s Painful Dilemma


    New Zealand’s economic policies are disasterous. They have been since 1984.