Hang On To Your Hats! – Five Questions To Help You On Your Social Media Journey

Is this, or was this you? “That’s it. - Decision made. We’re embarking on a social media journey.” “We’re ready to do it – let’s ...

Could You Benefit From A Mastermind Group?

You've heard the saying “Two heads are better than one” - well what about if you had access to ten or more heads? Running your ...
Ten Essential Facebook Competition Strategies

10 Essential Facebook Competition Strategies

As we know, the rules and the goalposts are forever changing on Facebook, so it is important to make sure that you keep up to ...

Could Your Business Survive Without You?

  I’m back at work following almost three months out of the business as unfortunately I had to go into hospital for a major operation. ...

When It Comes To Promotional Merchandise, Cheap Is Not Always Better

I know we all know this really, but I am frequently amazed by customers asking me for the “cheapest” pen/umbrella/T-Shirt …. While I believe there ...
Should I Be VAT Registered?

Should I Be VAT Registered?

Once you’ve set up your new business, the next question that may well arise is “Should I be VAT Registered?” If you expect your turnover ...
Marketing and Social Media Workshops Daventry Northamptonshire

6 New Marketing Workshops for June 2016!

"When are your next workshops Julia?" After the success of our workshops earlier in the year, we have made the decision to run them again. ...
Brochures! Does Anyone Actually Read Them?

Brochures! Does Anyone Actually Read Them?

Have you ever been to a trade exhibition or a business fair and come back with a number of brochures? Did you read many of ...

Seven Pinteresting Tips For Your Business From A Self-Confessed Pinaholic

I have a confession. I am a Pinaholic. I have been pinning for over five years now, and it’s been, ooh, at least 15 minutes ...

Serendipity – How I Got Where I Am Today

I am often asked how I got to where I am today, and I have to say that much of it is due to living ...

Please Stop Asking Me To Turn On My Instagram Notifications!

You would think that Instagram had announced to the world that they were blocking everyone's posts unless you subscribed to the channel, by the volume ...

Do you have Mountains to Climb in your Business and Personal Life?

Do you have mountains to climb in your business and personal life? So what are your business mountains this year? What do you need to ...
The Ten Best Practices For Email Marketing Campaigns

The Ten Best Practices For Email Marketing Campaigns

Email is not dead.  Apparently, the average person receives 121 emails a day, so have we reached saturation point yet?  The answer is no, we ...
How to Increase Your LinkedIn Company Page Followers

How to Increase Your LinkedIn Company Page Followers

It's essential to have a presence on the social media platforms that are most relevant for your business. When you manage social media for business, ...
Should I start a podcast

Should I Start a Podcast?

Do you remember back, towards the end of the summer, I announced the launch of my podcast Christina Talks? Since then, like clockwork, every week, ...
Are you overwhelmed by Social Media

Overwhelmed by Social Media? You are Not the Only One!

Gah! Are you at the point where it is all becoming a bit too much when it comes to social media? For many, when this happens ...
Blogging tips for...

Blogging Tips For…

Blogging tips for business owners. Blogging tips for recruiters. Blogging tips for local business. Blogging tips for... There are so many iterations of this article ...
Does your email marketing suck?

Does Your Email Marketing Suck?

There are 100s – No, that’s wrong. There are 1000s of articles telling you how to make email marketing work for your business. We’ve even ...
The joy of collaboration

The Joy of Collaboration

I’m a sociable person by nature, although I choose the people I spend time around very carefully. So, when I started Clarity Appointments, I was ...
How Do You Choose A Social Media Agency?

“Help! Our Social Media Needs Work!” – How Do You Choose A Social Media Agency?

It’s January 2021, and I honestly believe that this year, more business owners than ever before will be looking to improve the online presence of ...
Clubhouse - Have you had your invite yet?

Clubhouse – Have You Had Your Invite?

There’s a new social media app in town - ok, yes, there’s ALWAYS a new social media App, but this one appears to be gaining ...
2021 Goals

2021 – I'm coming to get you!

Yes - it's that time of year again, the lull between Christmas and New Year where everyone loses track of the days but those of ...
Before you switch off for the holidays

Before you switch off for the holidays

With only a few business days remaining before many of us down tools, switch off, and disappear for a well-deserved break it feels that offering ...
Creating Shareworthy Social Media Content

Creating Shareworthy Social Media Content

If you really want to create content that your followers will engage with – you need to get in their heads! But you also need ...