Business Blogging: Making It Work for Your Brand

business blogging

Business blogging is now a widely recognized method of promoting your brand.Why? And what will business blogging do for you? Business blogging helps with SEO (Search Engine Optimisation), keeps the content on your website fresh and provides useful information for your customers and potential customers. However, simply having a business blog isn’t enough to make … Continue reading

Great Examples of Co-Branding (And What You Can Learn From Them)

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C0-branding is the new way to protect your brand while building a business. So how do you do it successfully? Maybe you’re a seasoned entrepreneur who’s spent years honing your formula for a well run and profitable business. Perhaps you are an aspiring entrepreneur who dreams of making your mark on the business world in … Continue reading

What Does It Take To Set Up A Business From Scratch?

set up a business from scratch

To some, the idea of setting up a business from scratch is always going to feel intimidating. Because no business can be born overnight and immediately see success. In order to make something that’s going to take lasting effect, and that will really wow your customers, it takes work. Not only does this refer to … Continue reading

Does Your Website Turn Off Customers? Find Out Right Now

Does Your Website Turn Off Customers?

When you’re running your business, you might find that your website isn’t seeing that much interest from customers online. Perhaps they don’t ever see your site, and this points to there being an issue with your SEO campaign. Or, perhaps they see your site and then click off. This is actually worse because if they … Continue reading

Business Reputation Taken A Hit? Here’s What You Can Do

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As every entrepreneur and CEO knows, business reputation is key to your company’s success, no matter what industry you are in. It’s worth investing good money into managing your company’s reputation so that you your customers and clients all have a good impression of your business and its services or products. There might be times … Continue reading

Setting The Tone: Are Your Business Premises Making The Right Impression?

making the right impression

When making the right impression, did you know that it takes us around seven seconds to form a fist impression? If you own a business, this means that you’ve got to get it right from the outset. You don’t get a second chance when making the right impression FIRST. So it pays to ensure that … Continue reading

Do You Have What It Takes to Become a Real Leader?

Do You Have What It Takes to Become a Real Leader?

Whether you’ve found yourself in a position of leadership or if you’ve always wanted to start your own business, something we need to learn as leaders is how to, well, lead people.   People look to us for knowledge and direction so if we’re unable to provide our staff with a purpose, it can be … Continue reading

5 Event Trends Businesses Have To Hurdle

event trends

Event trends come and go from tupperware parties to speed dating. However, for businesses, the advancement of technology may have made a difference to event trends now. Corporate events are the new king of marketing. Ten years ago, they were the best marketing technique a company never had. Nowadays, everyone giant corporations and SMEs use … Continue reading

When Business Boredom Drains You Of Joy

business boredom

Business boredom will kill your venture long before you lose customers. So how do you get out of the boredom bog? The excitement of starting a business is enough to keep you going in the beginning. It’s tough, but there’s a lot to do, and you’re determined to make it a success. But there can … Continue reading

Employee Care : Look After Your Biggest Asset

employee care

Employee care can be one of the biggest issues employers face when it comes to productivity, loyalty, and company ambassadorship. How many times have you worked at a company that has no demonstrative employee care? Whether it’s due to neglect or because they force you to work too much overtime, it’s incredibly difficult to cope … Continue reading

(Don’t) Curb Your Enthusiasm for Business

don't curb your enthusiasm

(Don’t) Curb Your Enthusiasm! What To Do If You Feel Like Giving Up On Your Business Do you have boundless passion for your business? A lot of entrepreneurs would consider that to be a stupid question, but it’s a valid one. Lots of entrepreneurs find themselves feeling fatigued in one way or another. It can … Continue reading

Go Global Or Go Home:

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Go Global Or Go Home: Why The Global Marketplace Could Expand Your Small Business Just think about how much the nature of small business has changed over the past 30 years. There was no such thing as ‘go global’. Your average high street in the ‘80s was rife with small businesses, boutiques, “Mom ’n’ Pop” … Continue reading

What Does It Take To Be A Smart Entrepreneur?

smart entrepreneur

What Does It Take To Be A Smart Entrepreneur? That is the question to which every entrepreneur wants the answer. What does it truly take to be a smart business owner? What separates a successful business from an unsuccessful one? Companies rise and fall all the time. The business world is highly fragile, no matter … Continue reading

Have You Embraced Diverse Marketing Yet?

diverse marketing

It shouldn’t really come as much of a surprise just how important diverse marketing is to the success of your business. After all, if you’re not bringing in new customers, then your business is never going to be able to grow or even properly sustain itself. However, one mistake that far too many businesses make, … Continue reading

Reliable Marketing Options for Your Budget

reliable marketing options

Reliable marketing options are open to interpretation depending on who is selling. So what’s the argument for new suggestions? Any new injection of cash to your firm is worthy of celebration. If it’s your first cash injection, even more so! This obviously means you have been approved for some form of loan or investment from … Continue reading

Are You Ready To Launch? The Essential Startup Checklist

ready to launch

Are you ready to launch a new business as a first-time entrepreneur? Chances are you’re wondering if you’ve covered all your bases when it comes to launching your startup. After all, there have been hours and hours of work put into this so far. Coming up with the idea was the easy part! Translating that … Continue reading

Gain The Upper Hand Against Your Competitors

gain the upper hand

Competition is always going to be fierce in the business world. As such, you need to make sure that you gain the upper hand for your business. Ideally, you want to separate your business from the rest of the crowd and make sure it seems like the smart choice for customers or users. But how … Continue reading

Going Solo? Marketing Made Easy For Independent Real Estate Agents

independent real estate agents

Independent real estate agents is a growing sector and more salespeople embrace being their own boss, and making more money. There are lots of industries and sectors in which a professional’s goal is to leave behind employment and become independent so that they can work for themselves. One industry in which this is an extremely … Continue reading

Networking Events That Weave A Web Of New Clients

networking events

Networking events can be scary functions you seek to avoid, or a great opportunity for increasing your business. But what about creating your own? Interactivity and personability are two of the key tools when it comes to building relationships in business. And the one perfect way to put these into practice is to create networking … Continue reading

What Makes A Great Multi Channel Marketing Campaign?

multi channel marketing

Multi channel marketing is going to have to form part of your marketing lexicon if it hasn’t already. In today’s fragmented digital environment, your target audience isn’t just in one place. Instead, they’re scattered over multiple platforms and come to your business from many different approaches. The days of having a single marketing funnel are … Continue reading