I’ve seen quite a few posts and videos on social media lately, about social media itself, that have got me thinking… How social is social media? Let’s face it, most of us are on Facebook, perhaps Twitter too. We look at photos on Instagram, we pin to our virtual pinboards on Pinterest; we connect with
I assume that everyone reading this is familiar with the concept of a crowd funded project. Just in case though it is this. You come up with a brilliant idea for a project You show people your idea on a site like Kickstarter People donate money to help you reach the target funds you need,
Do you get frustrated that LinkedIn often remove things, make features look different, or they decide that things could be easier so they implement some new features, then forget to tell us? There have been many new changes within LinkedIn in the last month. At GUHQ we keep receiving calls and live chat questions on
I’ve had a fairly emotional day this week as one of my dreams finally came to fruition. My very first book is ready for pre-orders and is on Amazon. It’s quite a feeling to see your name on the actual book that you have put your heart and soul into over the last 12 months.
There’s a lot to consider when you’re thinking about outsourcing, it can be difficult to hand over work to another party. You may well be justifiably worried as you don’t know what the result will be, and this work was important! Have no fear, outsource agencies are specialists in their fields; your work is safe
I think many people have the wrong impression of simple. Simple isn’t boring or easy. Simple is sophisticated, not lazy. In a world where people are so busy, life moves too fast, your diary is bursting at the seams and the To Do list is never fully crossed off, simplicity really is key! Simplicity itself
Formally known as Google Places, the relatively new format of Google My Business pages are a vital element of any local businesses online marketing campaign, because having one that is working correctly can have a big impact on not only traffic to a website, but for visitors to the actual physical location of the businesses
One of my beloved clients called me last week and said in a panic “Julia, I have been sent a recommendation in LinkedIn, but I have deleted the email before clicking “add to profile” – help!”. The recommendation feature has now been relocated on LinkedIn and it is not straightforward to find it, hence
Can you remember the last time you asked a fellow business owner how they were and didn’t hear them say now busy/tired/under pressure they were? No, I can’t either. This article is about this widespread and vital subject for any business owner/manager: just how do we manage our time effectively when everything depends on us?
Did you know that recommendation is the strongest form of marketing? Quite often, it’s the cheapest, too. Attending a networking meeting is one way to build up your reputation and increase your chance of being recommended. A networking group is on average a meeting of 20 professionals who come together for a networking meeting to