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Managing reputations – doing the best for business

As Socrates once said: “Regard your good name as the richest jewel you can possibly be possessed of – for credit is like fire;...



How to Find the Best Car Finance Interest Rates

When buying a new car, many people take out the finance deal offered at their dealer. They don’t usually research low rate car...


How I Overcome My Natural Shyness When Networking

Networking may well be a word that strikes fear into the core of your being if you don’t consider yourself to be a naturally confident...


3 Easy Tricks: A Journalist's Guide To Email

Is there anything more anathema to the intrepid entrepreneurial soul than the bureaucratic rigours of email? No one began a business...

Social Media

Blending Social Media Marketing With Your Traditional Marketing This Holiday Season

It’s November, which means it’s time to get into holiday marketing mode if you have not started already. In a former life, I worked in...


7 Reasons Why Duplicate Content is Bad for SEO

In the SEO world, duplicate content has become one of the top concerns. Publishing the same content on different URLs may dilute the...


How To Write a B-side Business Plan

If you’re old enough to have ever bought a vinyl record single, you may remember that they were usually cut with A-side and B-side...

business website


5 Easy Steps to Revamp Your Small Business Website

Off the top, let me say that easy doesn’t necessarily mean quick. Constructing a multi-page website is still very time-consuming, but...



5 Easy Strategies to Help Small Businesses Get More Backlinks

Running a small business is a dicey game. It is by no means without its rewards; you get to be your own boss and manage your operation as...