This week we are talking about running contest on social media, talking to yourself and gaining more engagement.read more
We talked about video content, doing ‘Scopes, webinars, live streams etc and being camera ready. Also about if you are going to ‘Scope then add some value to it and don’t just do it for the sake of doing it. Nobody needs to see your boring dinner or the street you’re walking down.read more
We talked keeping a business going whilst you take a break, being super organised, learning to juggle and set priorities, social media and online trends and where to focus your energy.read more
This week we also broadcast live on Periscope so you can see me messing with the app there to get that to work. We also talk business start up, consistency and building your business on free real estate. We are off on our holidays now for a few weeks so keep an eye...read more
After we had to miss a week last week due to my uber busy schedule we are back with more fantastic A's to your Q's. We talked ideas, execution and minding your business karma. And we wished my beloved Preston North End the best of luck in the play off finals at...read more
It's your weekly dose of all things business, marketing and social media with a healthy mix of whatever is floating around my mind at the time. This week we are minding our own business about what our competitors are doing and focusing on our own businesses. We...read more
It's time for your weekly session of A's to your Q's on all things business, marketing and social media. So we're back from Cork and back live again. This week we talked a bit more cricket and sport in general and how it's marketed. Some more vlogging and got...read more
So this week I was in Cork, Ireland and just in case I pre-recorded this version in case the techie gremlins got me and I couldn't go live. Well the upload speed was too slow for live so I went with this version instead. This vlogging special covers some questions...read more
I spent the weekend with the all new Periscope app but the only good thing I could find to watch was cricket! Cue a weekend with Michael Vaughan in Antigua!read more
***There is an issue at the start of this recording and the picture isn't loading until about 1min10. All was fine with the live feed but not with the recording for some odd reason I was hot footing it back from the Lancashire Business Expo #lbe2015 at which I'd...read more
Success doesn’t just happen. Fact. It takes 5 very important C’s.
Are you just starting out in business and looking around online and wondering why so many people just seem to hit exactly the right mark?
Hey ladies and gents! Thank you to those brave souls who sat with me for an hour yet again this week, especially after my epic airport run and extreme lack of sleep meant I kept forgetting what I was talking about! But hey, at least it's entertaining. Who said social...read more
Have you ever noticed how so many online business people use words that you have no idea what they mean? It’s like they invent business babble to confuse us!read more
Hey!!! Massive thanks to all those that attended Friday's Q&A and to those who submitted questions. There have been a few questions so far that have sparked ideas for blog posts and future training webinars so I'll keep you posted about those. In the meantime here's...read more
Thank you to everyone that attended my first Q&A Friday. The link is below along with a few notes and the links I promised for a few items I referred to. Make sure you register to attend next week and don't forget to submit your questions...read more
Social media is like a huge big minefield if you don’t know the rules. But technically there are no “rules” aside from the ones the social media networks lay down in their terms of their usage. So what are these golden rules we are all expected to play by?read more
Vlogging; I hear it’s where all the cool kids are at these days.
I’m always telling my clients about showing up more and needing to blog and make videos and do all different content things to get their business more visible on social media. So I thought it was about time I put my money where my mouth is and get in on the action.read more
Having an online presence is no longer about having a website, paying for Adwords and then sitting back and waiting for the phone to ring. Do that and you may end up with your phone being cut off when you can’t afford to pay the bill because you spent all your money on Adwords and no business came in.read more
Is your Facebook page feeling a little bit lonely of late? Has your reach kind of stopped reaching out? Do you feel like there’s no point in posting because nobody except your Mum and your best friend are seeing your posts?read more