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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 ...
Will A Trade Body Help Boost My Business?

Will A Trade Body Help Boost My Business?

This week’s Green Umbrella HQ debate centred around trade bodies and ultimately, whether they’re worth getting involved with and how good they are for boosting ...
Blogging - 99 Problems, but Writing this Blog ain’t One!

99 Problems, but Writing this Blog ain’t One!

If you’ve read my articles in the past (or had a conversation with me), you’ll know how important I believe blogging is. You’ll also know ...
SEO - What caused my website to plummet

What Caused My Website To Plummet?

The aim of the majority of website owners is to see their site rise high up in the search engine rankings. If your site doesn’t ...

The Ultimate Social Media Guide for Recruiters

If you are working in the world of recruitment then ignoring social media is simply not an option. You've been living in a candidate-short world ...

Five Reasons That Will Make Your Content A Success Or A Failure

At the end of every month, I have a bit of a cleanse and I go through my email inbox to "unsubscribe" to content. During ...

Now Trending: #facebookbashing

Facebook. Oh, Facebook. A marketers dream. A marketers nightmare. Let’s have a show of hands. How many of you have seen posts from pages saying ...

Build A Sales Ladder And Sell Up

Quick Win Number 7 from the popular book Quick Wins in Sales and Marketing by sales growth expert Jackie Jarvis. “Taking one small step at ...
Wordpress security

Are You Concerned About the Ongoing Security of Your WordPress Website?

Your website is your shop front and for many businesses the main source of leads or purchases. Clients expect to be able to interact with ...
Good adwords advice

Seven Ways To Not Lose Money When Running A Google AdWords Pay Per Click Campaign

Google AdWords, if done correctly, can bring you leads, enquiries and sales like few other platforms, but so many people set up a campaign incorrectly ...

How To Use Pinterest For Your Small Business

Some social media platforms; Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Google+ (the “Famous Four”) are widely accepted to be generally accessible and usable for most businesses marketing. ...
reputation management

Are you using social media to manage your online reputation?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ICRKbLwfDZM In this video, Julia Doherty from Green Umbrella Marketing shares the reasons why you should be using social media to see what people are ...

Computer Says No!!!

I used to love Little Britain, David Walliams and Matt Lucas were always guaranteed to make me laugh. From their character who said “Eh Eh ...

Is It A Good Thing To Stay Away From Technology While You Are Away?

I've just got back from holiday where my intentions were to have a "digital detox". Could I manage without my many gadgets at my fingertips? ...
Training courses

Training Courses …. Are They A Good Use Of Our Time And Money Or Can We Learn It All Ourselves?

What is training? Definition from Oxford dictionary – the action of teaching a person a particular skill or type of behaviour. Training is about the ...

What's The Point Of A Business Plan?

I believe however large or small a business is, even if it's just you, you should have a plan that helps guide your business forward. ...

Five Annoying Personal Messages on LinkedIn, and Why You Should Stop Using them Right Now

I found myself getting slightly annoyed with my LinkedIn inbox yesterday and felt the need to put pen to paper (or finger to keyboard), and ...