BOOM … Kick Start 2015!

  We are 2 weeks into 2015 and the energy is positive, enthusiasm is high and resolutions are still being stuck to … mostly anyway! 2015 is set to be a huge year for business growth and the economy overall so let me ask you this;   What are you doing to make your business stand out? Figures show that there are hot spots across the UK for start-ups but overall, the figures show that start-ups are on the up. With a new breed of business snapping at our heels, it is more important than ever that you think creatively
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Thrive as a small business, this Christmas!

Christmas is a commercialised holiday celebrated by many of the Western-world annually by gift giving, present unwrapping, sprout eating (personal favourite), Christmas story-telling, and being with loved ones. So grab a glass of mulled wine, get cosy by the warm fire and read on to find out how you can thrive as a small business, this Christmas. There is no one way about it – Christmas affects small businesses in a host of different ways. Some businesses see it as a period of serious money-making, whilst others see it as a significant slum in sales. Because of this, there is
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We are recruiting …

Great news – we are growing and we would love to find some like minded people for a fantastic graduate opportunity. The position we are recruiting for is an Online Marketing Assistant. For the right person, there is an immediate start, full training where applicable and a full time permanent position after a 6 month probation period. Plus we are a pretty fun team with lots of exciting ideas, developments and a glittering career path for the right person. To join our team, you need to know your schizzle and have a genuine interest in marketing with a continued investment
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5 Clever Ways to Attract Referrals to Your Small Business

5 Clever Ways to Attract Referrals to Your Small Business  In this post we look at how to attract referrals to your small business. I’d be keen to hear your own strategies so please leave a comment at the end of this post.   If you’re operating in the local markets then customer referrals for small local businesses can be one of the main ways of getting repeat business.  So if you’re just starting out, how do you attract referrals to your small business? Well, I will say two words: relationship building.   These very two words are the foundations
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The beginners guide to Instagram for small business

The beginners guide to Instagram for small business This blogs looks at how Instagram for small business can be a huge benefit whether used for national or local business. Have any tips on using Instagram for small business?  Then please leave a comment at the end of this article.         Instagram for small business:  5 Smart Tips  How do the professionals do it? Profile: One of the ultimate sins that I see on all social media platforms is lack of a website address.  The whole point of having social media is to direct traffic back to your
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