Beware shiny objects

Beware shiny objects

Social media is a great way to promote your business but sometimes it can feel like being back at school. You’ve got the “in crowd” who are always the first to sign up to any new social network that pops up, and then you’ve got those who stick...
7 Time Saving Twitter Tools

7 Time Saving Twitter Tools

I love Twitter and it’s a great tool to use to build your online profile and engage with other people.  One of the great advantages of Twitter is that it’s quick and easy to use but the downside can be that it becomes very time consuming as you get sucked into posting...
10 Tips on Using LinkedIn

10 Tips on Using LinkedIn

I met someone at a networking event recently and we were chatting about social media and how addictive Twitter and Facebook can be!  However, when I asked if they were on LinkedIn, they said no because they had never understood how LinkedIn could benefit their...
Want to Connect on LinkedIn?

Want to Connect on LinkedIn?

LinkedIn is a great tool to use to promote your services especially if you are a business owner who markets to other businesses.  I connect on LinkedIn with people that I’ve met at networking events and I also join groups and take part in discussions to raise my...
7 Steps to Social Media Heaven!

7 Steps to Social Media Heaven!

As business owners, we’ve all heard that social media is a great way of promoting our products and services.  However, many people still aren’t using it – writing it off as too time consuming and unable to see the benefits it can bring to their business. When I set up...
Is Anybody Listening?

Is Anybody Listening?

I was sitting on a train the other day waiting to go home, and for some reason I always panic slightly in case I’ve got on the wrong train and end up miles out of my way. I think to myself that I’ll listen out for the driver’s announcement and yet very often when the...