Social media for business

Thoughts Over a Cup of Coffee: What Else is Possible Now?

While having my morning coffee I watched a video by Simon Sinek this morning about two kinds of people: those who only see what they want, their goal, and those who only see the obstacles. You can watch Simon’s story about ‘Free Bagels’ here In summary: The first person doesn’t know at the start how…

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7 Tips to Maximise the Benefits of an Instagram Business Profile

Did you know that Instagram has recently launched business profiles? An Instagram business profile allows you to do so much more than a personal profile! Since Instagram is now owned by Facebook, when you set up your Instagram business profile you can have your Facebook information pulled into your profile automatically. Here are some great…

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Facebook Releases New Features to Benefit Businesses

Facebook has just rolled out some cool new improvement features which you need to consider incorporating into your communication and social media marketing strategies. As you know, social media is constantly changing, and as a business owner you need to keep up to date with the changes or fall behind! 1. Instant Articles Open to…

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Facing a Tough Decision? Try Cartesian Questions!

Guest post by Jodi Dunell, Jumpt Have you ever found yourself at a cross road? Faced with a decision to make but not sure which way to go? Should I take the promotion or stay in my current role? Should we holiday to Thailand or Disneyland? Should I do the bookwork for my business or…

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The Magic in Writing Down Your Goals This Year

Happy New Year 2016! I hope this email finds you feeling relaxed after a Christmas break and ready for another exciting beginning of 366 days!” (yes, it’s leap year this year!) Not sure if it’s just me, but I always feel this urge to create a new plan for myself when a new year begins.…

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The top 5 reasons your small business website isn’t working

Guest post by Luke Hallam, Munch Design Small businesses websites are pretty hard to get right, budgets can be limited and expectations sometimes extremely high, in what is an increasingly noisy and competitive space online. Getting the basics right can be the difference between your website being an invaluable asset to your business and your…

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18 Ways Blogging Generates More Leads For Your Business

“Every business needs to have a blog!” Said the well-known presenter and successful Australian entrepreneur in a business seminar I attended recently. This one comment got me thinking about how little understood yet far-reaching the benefits of blogging are in generating more – not just any, but – qualified leads for your business! I started…

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