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Five Mistakes to Avoid on Social Media

Five Mistakes to Avoid on Social Media

Social media can greatly boost your business. By developing a solid strategy for all the different social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn, YouTube etc. you can enormously increase the odds of getting new customers to your business. However, in the blind race to secure a high place on social media many small and […]

3 Superb Business Tools For Start Ups

3 Superb Business Tools For Start Ups

Have you ever thought that you can make the world a whole lot easier for yourself with some online business tools? They are cool! They save you a lot of time and help you sync your business activities seamlessly. It means you don’t have to worry about trivial paperwork and other issues. You can automate […]

5 Steps to Better Business Networking

5 Steps to Better Business Networking

Business Networking is fundamental to the success of any business. While building your own business you need to know people who can help and advise you on key factors of your business. The end goal of better business networking is to build connections with people online and offline – on every available platform out there. […]

Content Marketing 2013 Guide [INFOGRAPHIC]

Content Marketing 2013 Guide [INFOGRAPHIC]

Scroll down for infographic Further to my previous post about content marketing, I found this great infographic containing some really useful help and information for any business embarking on their first content marketing campaign. As discussed before, content marketing is the ‘ongoing promotion of a business or brand’ and this guide helps define the strategy […]

5 Killer Guerrilla Marketing Ideas

5 Killer Guerrilla Marketing Ideas

The term “guerrilla marketing” was reputedly coined by Conrad Levinson in his book “Guerrilla Marketing” which was published in 1983. Guerrilla marketing is an advertising strategy that employs low-cost unconventional means to promote a product or service. Guerilla marketing campaigns often defy traditional marketing ideas and methods, and include strategies such as flash mobs, viral […]

Six Ways to Advertise Your Brand With Your Business Card

Six Ways to Advertise Your Brand With Your Business Card

If you are about to order your new business card WAIT!  Your business card could potentially be the messenger for your brand and a useful lead generation tool! Your business card is a very important part of your business branding process and it is much better to have no business card at all than to […]

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 […]

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 […]

A Guide to Finance and Funding for Your Business in 2013

A Guide to Finance and Funding for Your Business in 2013

If you are operating a business with a lack of cash flow, chances are there is money to be found if you know where to look for it. Many SMEs just aren’t aware of all the options available to them when it comes to finance and funding and this is exactly why so many are […]

Networking – Get Started

Networking – Get Started

Networking comes in many different forms. Face to face networking events and meetings are very effective, but can take a lot of time and money in some instances. Online networking is flexible and has lower costs but may take longer to see any tangible outcomes. Networking works best when all parties are following some simple […]