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Newsletters – keeping in touch with your clients

Now, more than ever, it’s important to keep in touch with your clients and customers. With the coronavirus lockdown they may not be in a position to buy from you (unless you are in a sector that has remained open for business) but don’t neglect that relationship you have built…
Lesley
April 20, 2020
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How to write a bestseller in the lockdown

Whether you’ve been furloughed or have hours to fill because you’ve lost key business, the Coronavirus lockdown has left many of us with time on our hands and an opportunity to get creative. Writing a novel consistently tops the list of unrealised ambitions, alongside losing weight and drinking less.  So…
Lesley
April 7, 2020
6 lessons to liven up your LinkedIn profile

6 lessons to liven up your LinkedIn profile

LinkedIn remains one of the best ways to promote your personal brand, whether you are representing your own business, a corporate or charity, or job seeking.  (HubSpot found that LinkedIn is 277% more effective at generating leads than Facebook and Twitter). Just as you consider your clothes and appearance when…
Lesley
January 29, 2020
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13 ways a website winds me up

As someone who spends a large chunk of their time either creating copy for websites or researching online, I’m in the perfect position to comment on what I find most annoying about websites I visit. Here are the top 13 things any website owner should check to minimise frustration: 1.    …
Lesley
January 17, 2020
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Create an authentic (and cheap) Christmas message

In the battle of the 2019 Christmas adverts, one clear winner has come through. With the likes of John Lewis, Sainsburys and Amazon vying for a place in our hearts and wallets, budgets for Christmas adverts run into millions.  Last year, John Lewis was said to have spent around £8m…
Lesley
December 6, 2019
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How to write a tender

Faced with a hefty invitation to tender and a looming deadline? The process of creating a tender document can be daunting.  When you are pinning your hopes on this crucial next win, anxiety can quickly mount and the instinct is to jump in and throw everything at each question. Stop,…
Lesley
December 2, 2019