I hope to be launching my first On-line training programme on 1st Feb. It is called ‘How to use LinkedIn to grow your business’.
“In order to achieve great things, especially in times of uncertainty, you need commitment, perseverance, patience and a lot of guts”.
Test your marketing is one of the most powerful things any business can do to create exponential growth. Listen to me Steve Mills talk about how businesses can test in order to improve the performance of any and every type of marketing and sales performance.
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TrainingI have just completed my LinkedIn workshop at Newbury College today and dispite the snow preventing a few people from attending, most people made it and the feedback I received was very kind.
So much so, that I have decided to do it again on Tuesday 25th January 2011. For further information and booking details to to Marketing Skills Training
You Tube is a great way for SME’s to market their businesses. Not only is You Tube ‘very’ Google Freindly, so your videos gets good placing on Google, but you can also use your video’s in so many different ways, including:
To learn how to do this simply come to my Social Media Training Day. Go to Marketing Skills Training for further details.
“Most people aren’t really happy, but they aren’t unhappy enough to do any thing about it. That’s a dangerous place to be.”
I find this so true in business. Most business owners are earning just about enought to pay the bills and keep the Wolves from the door. They do not invest in the two things that can give them everything that they want.
They are – Marketing and themselves.
In my opinion I thinks this is one of the most powerful, important and true statements that I have ever read.
Jemma who is our Business Development Manager recently found herself with a new challenge. Rock climbing! She was recently invited to take part in ‘indoor rock climbing’ at a local Leisure Centre. She complained of being a little nervous and of aching the following day.
But deep down we think she enjoyed it and felt quite proud of herself. And rightly so…
Most people go into business with the aim of making money. At the simplest level, this means making more money than you spend. But how many of us make money without making a profit? If this is the case in your business, then in essence you are a ‘not-for-profit’ organisation.
As the old saying goes “income is vanity, profit is sanity”. Many of us confuse making a profit with income. As a result we don’t understand why our income isn’t getting us ahead of the game and why the bank won’t extend our credit! For many people their business is their pension and like many pensions the business is not looking likely to provide the income required come retirement.
So how can we improve our profitability, stay competitive, increase cash flow and generally become more effective?
Here are a few suggestions that should get you working in the right direction.
The question to ask that will help you to grow your business is a very simple one. How can we improve….?
Obviously if you need any advice with this, or you would like a free marketing review meeting, we would be more than happy to help. Just give me a call on 0118 930 5700.
‘How to win business using LinkedIn’
It is on 20th December from 9.00am to 12.30pm and is only £59.00 + VAT. For further details go to Marketing Skills Training.