One Size Does Not Fit All When It Comes To Business

One Size Does Not Fit All When It Comes To Business

In business, there is most certainly not one overarching and all-encompassing way of doing things and there is no room for a ‘one size fits all’ approach at any point.   Business owners must always be open to the fact that each task they and their business undertake is going to differ from the last … Continue reading

Marketing Mysteries : Creating A Booklet

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These days, most people believe that marketing only works through online mediums. They feel that traditional methods simply don’t have a place in today’s modern world. But, they are wrong! Online marketing might be a hot topic among marketers nowadays. However, it complements existing offline methods.   Perhaps one of the best-known ways of marketing … Continue reading

Attract New Customers Instantly with Six Easy Ways

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We all need to attract new customers and keep sales prospects flowing through the sales pipeline. However, marketing is a complex thing, requiring hours of hard work in analyzing the most intricate details and statistics. There are times when we need instant success, however. We can’t afford to mess around with long-term strategies that might … Continue reading

Brand Building On A Budget: 6 Strategies You Need To Try Today!

Brand building is always a challenge especially when you’re a startup. And it’s even tougher if you have little money to spend on your marketing strategies! For many businesses, money is tight as banks aren’t so keen to lend cash to startups these days. So how can you start brand building on a budget? You … Continue reading

Bored of Social Media Marketing? Expand Your Horizons

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Look, I know social media is important. It’s perhaps the most important form of marketing in modern business. But it’s also highly saturated, and very competitive. So you would be wise not to keep all of your eggs in one basket. You might also be bored of having to use Facebook and Twitter all the … Continue reading

Simple Tricks To Boost Your App’s SERP Rankings

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Countless brands with mobile apps have benefited massively from having their mobile apps on Google’s organic search results.So how can you boost your apps SERP Rankings? Aside from web pages and social profiles, companies are reaping in floods of new business by having their iPhone and Android apps right up there on SERPs. Having an … Continue reading

Great SEO Check For Website Owners

If you own or manage a website then this quick SEO checklist will help you.

What Will You Lose?

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#What will you lose? Customers would rather NOT LOSE something than gain something. Instead of saying “This software will save you $50 per day in overtime costs” its more effective to say “You are losing $13,000 per year in reduced production” It’s called Selling the Consequences. What will you lose if you don’t provide this … Continue reading

Content Marketing – Do You Need It?

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As a small business, can you create powerful content marketing to raise the on-line profile and following of your brand? FACT* Over 50% of consumers are swayed to purchase products and services from companies that publish relevant digital content FACT* Over 65% of consumers use the content they find on websites and social media to … Continue reading

Public Relations in the Marketing Mix

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Many people think of public relations as only being media relations – relationships with the media. However, you must have public relations in the marketing mix. Public relations is about the relationship your business has with your ‘publics’. That includes staff, customers, suppliers, contractors, government departments… in fact, anyone who interacts with your business. You … Continue reading

Business Cross-Promotion Ideas

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As business owners it can seem like we are rowing the boat ourselves, and everyone else is on the shore enjoying a picnic lunch… with great Adelaide Hills wines. Sigh. Rather than seeing other companies as competition, working together can produce some excellent business cross-promotion ideas. In the quick tip on adding value, and the … Continue reading

Ideas for Adding Value Not Giving Discounts

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It’s a strange phenomena that people seem to value a small gift over a discount. It’s true. If you offer customers a 10% discount they will, of course, take it. But they don’t really value it. And that 10% discount hits YOUR pocket and profitability considerably harder than theirs. So you might need some ideas … Continue reading

How To Add Value, Not Give Discounts

It is too easy for a small business owner to give a discount in order to win over a customer. But discounts hit YOU harder in terms of your profitability than adding an extra service or providing a small ‘gift’ will to keep the relationship sweet. Practice how to add value to a client instead … Continue reading

Top Ten Recession Busting Marketing Tips

These Top Ten Recession Busting Marketing Tips have proved very popular with clients so I’m sharing them with you as I know they are a valued resource. If you are in any business you will find them imperative for promoting your business and gaining more sales. 1.Cross-Promote: Link with a complimentary company and cross-promote each … Continue reading

Don’t Make This Rookie Marketing Mistake #1

A friend of mine is an avid golfer. He plays twice a month, on weekends, with a group of 25 – 30 people and they regularly play different courses across the State. One weekend, they decided to go to a Hotel and Spa resort about two hours from their City because it had been getting … Continue reading