Startup business owners are full of energy and enthusiasm. This is great, it keeps you motivated and helps you conquer any problems with ease. On the downside, you may find yourself spending too much time on the wrong things. For me, it was Facebook. My first business was a gift company. Instead of focusing […]
Sage Business Expert, Krishna De, talks about the best ways for small businesses to tackle black Friday. Until a few years ago, many of us would look forward to the post Christmas sales starting on Boxing Day, but that is no longer the case with the adoption of the US tradition of Black Friday. It […]
When you’re starting or growing a business social media provides huge opportunities to engage with your current and future customers. But it’s not all about engagement; it can be about social selling and making profit too. In this video social media coach Ian Cleary from Razorsocial covers what you need to think about when scaling […]
Marketing your business effectively is a nut every growing business needs to crack. In this guest post, Guy Blaskey, founder of Pooch & Mutt shares his advice on marketing for expansion, and reminds of business of all sizes and sectors – start with a customer need, not a business desire. In ‘the good old days’ […]
Having a small marketing budget doesn’t have to mean you can’t compete with the big guys in terms of publicity. It just means you have to be a little more creative. Our UK PR Manager Lisa Graveling-Hails shares her top 10 ideas for low cost marketing and PR to get your business talked about. Get […]
The world of social media is fast paced and waits for no one. New developments, updates and changes in etiquette are just some of the things users have to deal with on a daily basis. Jonny Ross guides you through the best way to ensure your social media is up to date.
As more and more businesses are discovering, the use of social media can be a low cost or no cost way to promote, market and grow your business. With 59% of the UK population having an active social media account, it’s a great opportunity to connect with your audience online. Lots of enterprising entrepreneurs started […]
Choosing which social media tools to use can often be as hard of a decision as deciding what to post on social media sometimes. Lilach Bullock discusses the social media tools that are available to help you and your business.
Ensure your next sales pitch is “pitch perfect” by reading our tips below. Pitching to a large corporation can be a daunting prospect for many small business owners. But it needn’t be. Our infographic shows you how you can ace your sales pitch by putting in a little preparation. Interested in knowing more? We look at how to […]
Johnny Ross, takes a look at the top social bookmarking sites and communities and how they work to help you identify the right ones for you.