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Top 7 Free Business Name Generators To Build Your Brand

Top 7 Free Business Name Generators To Build Your Brand

Are you struggling to choose your business name? Here is my collection of the top 7 free business name generators to help you create a brand name to be proud of. #1 Panabee Using Panabee couldn’t be any simpler! Type in a search string and you get; Domain Name Suggestions – This section highlights several […]

Benefits of Outsourcing Your Payroll

Benefits of Outsourcing Your Payroll

With the new PAYE Real Time Information this year, many small businesses are finding it difficult to keep up to date with all the changes and requirements. Instead of worrying and struggling, a simple way of keeping on top of your payroll is simply to outsource it. It is best to contract out your company’s […]

How Social Media Affects Buyers Decisions [INFOGRAPHIC]

How Social Media Affects Buyers Decisions [INFOGRAPHIC]

Is social media really important to your business? Is it a strong channel from which you can engage with an audience or does it simply  make no difference at all? Get the results from a consumer survey conducted in the US showing how social media affects shopping decisions. Two key stats shared here instantly grabbed […]

Facebook, Twitter and Linked In For Business #infographic

Facebook, Twitter and Linked In For Business #infographic

Using Social Media For business So what are UK small businesses using social media for and how are they using it? Find out how from this infographic created by Sage. This interesting research carried out by Hiscox has been turned into an infographic by Sage and presents some interesting statistics for Facebook, Twitter and Linked […]

3 Tips for funding your business start up

3 Tips for funding your business start up

Funding your business start up is often something that can stop your business idea in it’s tracks.  Where will you get the money? How much do you need to get your start up going? What can you do to ensure start up loans? All of these questions may not be answered here, but I do […]

When It Is Time To Relocate Your Business

When It Is Time To Relocate Your Business

Every now and then entrepreneurs decide to move their business and set up camp at a new location.  Different motivations may cause a company to move to a new place:  to move closer to a large customer base, to lower operating costs, to access more experienced and skilled staff etc. Whatever the reason for moving […]

The Ultimate #Socialmedia Marketing Mindmap

The Ultimate #Socialmedia Marketing Mindmap

I found this Great socialmedia marketing mindmap, clearly defining the key elements and components of social media built up around your brand. It’s a fantastic overview of the social marketing elements that brands need to include in their online marketing campaigns. Content marketing for business is essential in today’s digital marketing age, and building a […]

20 Questions To Test Your Business Idea

20 Questions To Test Your Business Idea

Is your business a fantastic idea or just a business opportunity that needs to be explored? Whether you are starting up or already have a business that you want to fine tune, answering the following questions will tell you if you need to do more homework or whether you’re ready to develop further. These key […]

New Marketing Demographics For The Social, Digital Age

New Marketing Demographics For The Social, Digital Age

SCROLL DOWN FOR PRESENTATION About to begin your next social media marketing campaign? Doing some research on consumer demographics? Fed up with the same old parameters? Here are my social media marketing presentation slides discussing how demographics have changed the face of our marketing campaigns and important concepts to include when selecting your target audience. […]

50 Tried and Tested Business Tips

50 Tried and Tested Business Tips

This fantastic free to download guide contains 50 tried and tested business tips where Sage business experts and their customers share their unique perspective on what it takes to be successful in business. Download your copy HERE The guide contains everything from time management and planning through to employing staff and motivating them. Sage recognise […]