Mileage Allowance Planning

With the ever increasing tax cost of providing a company car, many employers are instead providing a car allowance and getting the employee to purchase ...

Brand New Blogging Strategy for 2016

Have you been hearing the phrase, "Don't build your property on other people's land?" - There are only two things that you can control online ...

If You Want To Know, Just Ask

If you want to know what your customers think, why not ask them? Now, market research is a science. If you need statistically robust results ...

Six Sure-Fire Facebook Strategies to Catapult Your Success

I have been teaching Facebook marketing techniques for the last six years, and I am surprised to see that some business owners are still using ...

I Am Robot – Or Not?!

When it comes to writing blogs, I do always try and think about what I have learnt or heard about in the weeks and days ...
Diversity in Marketing

Diversity And Inclusion In Marketing

Diversity and Inclusion, or D&I, as it's often shortened to, is a theme that seems to be covered more and more in various sectors. Joanne ...
LinkedIn Stories

LinkedIn Stories For Business

What a week of excitement as LinkedIn rolled out a number of changes in the UK! I, along with many other LinkedIn marketers jumped in ...
Video content - Video strategies that work

Social Media Video Strategies That Work

Social Media Video content - you've either been creating videos or you're on the 'I know I need to do it' list. The truth is, ...
Before you get started with Marketing Automation

Before You Get Started with Marketing Automation

The tech available to marketers today is, without doubt, incredibly powerful. If we only look at the tools you have at your disposal from an ...
Positive accounts to follow

10 Positive Social Media Accounts you should Follow Right Now

Social media can be a negative place sometimes. Your timeline can constantly be filled with doom and gloom. But, scroll no further. We have found ...
are you using landing pages?

Are You Using Landing Pages?

More and more of our clients are asking us to work on campaigns that call for multiple Landing Pages. That's nothing new or exciting, but ...
What’s on your Christmas Marketing List?

Shh! …Holidays are Coming – What’s on your Christmas Marketing List?

First of all, I swear I write this article earlier and earlier each and every year! No one - and I mean no one, wants ...
Lead with Value

Does Your Content “Lead with Value”?

“Lead with value”. Dependent on how closely you follow me on social media, how often you read my blogs and whether you join our weekly ...
5 top social media management tools

5 Top Social Media Management Tools

We’re big fans of social media management tools at Green Umbrella. Not only do they make it easier for you to plan your social media ...
Do I need a website

Do I Need a Website?

If you’re launching a new business (as many people are right now) budgets are tight and costs need to be kept low. You look at ...
podcast announcement - Christina Talks

A Little announcement – AND a little favour!

If you do the maths and work out how many hours you have each week after you've removed time for sleep, eating and an average ...
IS the QR code making a come back?

Should You Be Using QR Codes As A Marketing Tool?

Are QR codes making a comeback? They were trendy once, for about 5 minutes, admittedly, and then they quickly seemed to phase out of regular ...