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 ...
Treat customer with a promotional product

Give Your Customers a Treat as they Return to the Workplace

Strange Times So, not really wanting to use the somewhat overused words such as, 'unprecedented' or 'extraordinary' to describe recent months, it has to be ...
Nine Awesome Ideas For Blog Topics

Nine awesome ideas for blog topics

Help, I don’t know what to blog about! You already know you should be blogging, don’t you?! Let’s assume that we’re preaching to the converted ...
Making social media accessible to all

Making Social Media Accessible to All

In early July, the Government Communication Service (GCS) released a statement that helps encourage us all to create accessible social media campaigns. According to the ...
Top 7 eCommerce Growth Strategies for 2020

Top 7 eCommerce Growth Strategies for 2020

No one could have predicted COVID19 and the global changes that it caused. But now that the dust is settling we can see some definite ...
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 ...
Honest or just couldn’t be bothered? Why you may need to stop being ‘authentic’ in your video posts

Honest or just couldn’t be bothered? Why you may need to stop being ‘authentic’ in your video posts

I want to be perfectly clear about something. I love authenticity. When you are posting on social or creating content for your marketing, you should ...
Grow an audience on Instagram

Webinar – How to Grow an Audience on Instagram

This webinar will give you an understanding of how Instagram works and take you through the most effective ways to grow your audience. Tuesday 28th ...
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 ...
Things Influencers Look for When Collaborating with Brands

Things Influencers Look for When Collaborating with Brands

As an influencer, working with a brand can be an exciting and profitable opportunity. Not only does it give you the chance to earn some ...
Christina Robinson Q&A with UK Recruiter

Christina's UK Recruiter Q&A

I had the pleasure of joining UK Recruiter's Louise Triance, live 'on air' (or more specifically on Crowdcast) to discuss tech in general, as well ...
Where is everyone hanging out

UK Social Media Stats – Where is everyone really hanging out online?

“UK Social Media Stats” “UK Facebook Useage” “Social Media UK” …and the list goes on as I continue with my regular search for statistics on ...
#Chinatrek lynn rose social media fundraise

How Social Media Helped Me Fundraise

In January 2018, I decided to sign up for a challenge! I was going to be celebrating my 50th Birthday in November, and I wanted ...
Suppliers - You can be my Wingman

You can be my wingman anytime

“You! You can be my wingman anytime.” People of a certain age will immediately get that reference. Just in case though, it’s from the cheesiest ...
Weakest link in company online security

Who is the weakest link in your company's online security?

Sometimes when you read about a website or service that has been compromised, there is the presumption that they have been hacked. However, sometimes it ...
Keeping video simple - Five tips for your business

Keeping video simple – Five tips for your business

At the risk of stating the obvious, companies are constantly looking for ways to talk to their potential clients and customers more effectively, and a ...
Workshop vs Social media coach

How do you stay ahead of the game? Social Media Workshops versus a social media coach

Wind back a few years to 2009, Green Umbrella was the name given to a new brand that was about to launch a social media ...
Investing in an employee’s LinkedIn Profile. Where’s the benefit?

Investing in an employee’s LinkedIn Profile. Where’s the benefit?

This is an interesting question to have been asked – but not a new question by any means! It pops up every now and again ...