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How to Optimise Images for the Web

Posted: 6th September 2017

By: Tosca Lahiri

How to optimise images for the web is a practical, step by step guide to fine-tuning your blog posts to keep your readers, and Google, happy. Images on your website…

HOW TO STAY INSPIRED RUNNING A CREATIVE BUSINESS

Posted: 6th September 2017

By: Sarah Shakespeare

Without Creativity, our businesses won’t survive: It’s fair to say that creativity sometimes eludes all of us … especially when the day-to-day gears of running a business must still stay in…

15 Quick Ways to Improve Your LinkedIn Profile

Posted: 6th September 2017

By: Kim Gilmour

LinkedIn is a very powerful platform for building and promoting a business, creating a network and connecting with people. But are you making the most of all of the features…

Applying the art of Hygge to Self Employment

Posted: 6th September 2017

By: Kim Gilmour

I was given a lovely book for Christmas on Hygge (pronounced Hue Guh, to rhyme with sugar) – the Danish Art of Happiness, and it got me thinking….  How can the…

Why are Customer Touchpoints Important for your Business?

Posted: 6th September 2017

By: Kim Gilmour

Defined as ‘an influential action or contact’, each touchpoint is a message that collectively forms part of your customer’s experience. But why are they important and how can you improve…

Who am I today? Juggling your Roles as a Solopreneur

Posted: 4th September 2017

By: Sandra Garlick

When you first start your business it’s with a burst of enthusiasm and euphoria that you’ve finally made it. You no longer have to conform to any structure or rules…

Professional Staging to Sell

Posted: 4th September 2017

By: Denise Cable

Why is it in the UK, vendors would rather reduce their asking price by tens of thousands of pounds, than invest a much smaller amount (from a couple of hundred)…

Book review: One Thought Changes Everything by Mara Gleason

Posted: 30th August 2017

By: Juliet Fay

I first heard Mara Gleason speak at the One Solution conference in Oslo in May 2016. It was an event that changed the direction of my life and more importantly…

What Does Success Look Like For You?

Posted: 30th August 2017

By: Holly Hinton

Social media is saturated with images of ‘successful’ people and it is all too easy to feel that you’re not successful unless you too have photos of your latest world…

HOW TO WORK WELL WITH GATEKEEPERS

Posted: 29th August 2017

Jane Cavelle is a business coach and sales coach who particularly (though not solely!) works with women in business, be it their own or other people’s.   I do sales…