Best Practice For The New Linkedin Showcase Pages

Showcase Pages on Linkedin

Now, I have finally calmed down after the announcement that Linkedin products and services will be removed on 14th April 2014.  If you want to know why I was so annoyed, then you can read my rant over here.. Anyway, the same as most things in life, it is time to move on and embrace

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The Nail That Costs £103


You may have heard the story about the man with the squeaky floor board. Despite his best efforts and several nails hammered in he could not fix the problem and reluctantly called a carpenter. The Carpenter arrived, hammered in one nail and the squeak was gone. He was there for 5 minutes and presented the

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Two Business Books That Impacted My Business in March 2014

Wink and Grow Rich

As some of you may know, one of my goals for 2014 is to read a minimum of two books each month that will either enhance my skills, my business, or generally assist with my personal development.  To make myself accountable for these goals, I like to publicise the books that I am reading on

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How to save money with your next website project


This article is intended to help you avoid many common issues that some people may fall into when planning their new or an updated website. A typical site from start to finish involves a few stages, however the key ones are usually along the lines of: A meeting to discuss your REQUIREMENTS Making up a

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Five Top Facebook Tools to Help Your Business

Facebook tools

I love Facebook, so I am forever looking at new ways to become engaged with my audience.  Over the last few years I have discovered some amazing tools that assist you in becoming creative with your post ideas, saving you time and above all, helping your community to find your content easily. Here are my

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Five Tools to Help You Become A Better Blogger

Five blogging tools

Blogging can be an extremely time consuming process, but it is also an essential marketing tool for your business, especially if Google ranking is important to you. I know that if I was just starting out in the blogging world, then knowing the tools and techniques that would save me time, would be valuable to

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Linkedin Are Removing Yet Another Great Feature, I’m Not Happy!

Linkedin remove great features

I am a bit upset with LinkedIn. I have been a die hard fan of LinkedIn for many years, but as the years go by I am developing a completely different opinion of this platform.  I never thought I would say this, but I am being steered more towards Google Plus….  There, I said it!

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Sales Pipeline – fact, fiction or fad?

Sales Pipeline

Over the last few years, expressions have gone in and out of fashion at an increasing rate and business has provided us with a rich seam of meaningless, disposable terms. My particular favourite is the sales “pipeline”, possibly the most ambiguous of terms and one sprayed about like confetti. In differing degrees pipeline is used

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How To Convert a MS Word Document into a PDF


Last week I received an email from a client asking how much would we charge to convert a couple of MS Word documents into a PDF.  I was a little surprised to find that some companies would actually charge for this very quick and easy process. Mark (our designer) quickly talked her through the process

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