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How to get reviews and recommendations

How To Get Reviews And Recommendations For My Business

Why is it, we all find it so hard to ask for praise? Even in a professional capacity? Gathering online recommendations is an ideal way ...
Apsco Social Media Masterclass

Social Media Masterclass for Recruiters

Whether you are a novice at social media or a regular user, knowing what to post and when can be a minefield. More importantly, ensuring ...
video ideas

Help! I Want to Make a Video, but I Have No Idea What About

We all know that video is king and that you should be using it in your social media channels on a regular basis, but what ...
What’s on your Christmas Marketing List?

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

No one - and I mean no one, wants to be the first person to talk about it. We start to see the evidence of ...
ROI of events - How to follow up leads after an event

ROI of Events – How to Follow up Leads After an Event

I’m not going to lie… two days of networking, speaking, selling and catching up with old friends at this year’s Rec Expo has left me ...
Is your business card still doing the business?

Is Your Business Card Still Doing the Business?

This is a question that I asked a few years back on LinkedIn, and today the humble business card still has its place and is ...
It's That Time of Year Again! Rec Expo

It's That Time of Year Again!

As you may know, a large percentage of the work we do is, in fact, within the Recruitment sector. We work to deliver marketing services ...
How to Maximise Your Face to Face Networking

How to Maximise Your Face to Face Networking

...and continue those conversations after that first meeting Once you have decided to go networking, the next decision that you need to make is whether ...
How to Start Bringing Your Brand to Life

How to Start Bringing Your Brand to Life

Branding has been on my mind recently. Maybe because I’ve been working with some new clients on creating their brand identity or refreshing their look. ...
How to crowdsourceideas #askmeanything

How to Crowdsource Ideas? #AskMeAnything

September has, so far, been mostly spent on the road! Green Umbrella has been up and down the country speaking at various events and sharing ...
How do I know If I’m posting too often on social media? - Posting cadence

How do I know if I’m Posting too Often on Social Media?

How much is too much on social media? I’m often asked if it’s possible to post too much on social media. Does it affect algorithms? ...
Are you using Facebook?

How To Stay Up To Date With Social Media For Business

The truth is, simply using social media for business purposes does not make anyone an expert in the subject. At some point, most business owners ...
Digital Health Check

Is it time you had a Digital Health Check?

As we move towards the final quarter of 2019, the astute marketer in you is probably starting to think about your 2020 marketing plan - ...
RED & YELLOW & PINK & GREEN.….WHY COLOUR CHOICE IS SO IMPORTANT IN MARKETING

Red & Yellow & Pink & Green.….Why Colour Choice is so Important in Marketing

I’m old enough not only to remember the words to the song referenced in the title (I Can Sing a Rainbow) but to also remember ...
Event: Social Media Marketing For Today’s Recruiter

Social Media Marketing for Today's Recruiter

This course, run by Recruitment Matters and delivered by Christina, provides everything you need to know about elevating your social media strategy to find candidates ...
Is your Youtube Channel Set for Success?

Is your YouTube channel set for success? 5 starting points for your YouTube strategy

If you have a YouTube channel, it should be something you are proud of and something that can be found by your current and future ...
Marketing is stressing me out

Marketing is Stressing Me Out

Working in marketing is great – I genuinely love it as a career choice and have worked as a marketer in some shape or form ...
Are you socially local to your brand?

Are You Socially Loyal to Your Brand?

Imagine this scenario: You need to post something across your Social Media accounts, nothing exciting has happened in the office, the Days of the Year ...
How Do I Create Brand loyalty using social media?

How Do I Create Brand Loyalty Using Social Media?

Brand loyalty, Customer Advocacy… there are other phrases that are used too that all amount to the same things – creating a warm fuzzy feeling ...
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 ...
five reasons to outsource social media

Five Reasons Why You Should Outsource Social Media

With so many social media platforms to consider using in your business and the time it takes to both develop and implement an effective social ...
Put Your Best Presenting Foot Forward

Put Your Best Presenting Foot Forward

Let’s face it, most presentations are painful, for all parties involved. For the presenter, who’s spent days planning. To the audience, who are wondering what ...
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. Recently, ...
Christina talks social media mistakes

Christina talks social media mistakes

June has been a crazy-busy month! I've been out and about and certainly have some miles under my belt – but when Cameron from Firefish ...