15 08, 2016

Sassy Social Marketing Business Radio Interview

By | 2017-05-23T09:45:37+00:00 August 15th, 2016|Networking & Social Media, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Last Friday I visited Tino at his gorgeous converted old school house in West Sussex where he has his Business Radio studio. We had been introduced on Twitter and he invited me to come and chat about Sassy Social Marketing. A very informal conversation, about who I am, how Sassy Social Marketing came about, and [...]

28 07, 2016

Three reasons to go live on Facebook

By | 2017-05-23T09:45:37+00:00 July 28th, 2016|Networking & Social Media|0 Comments

Have you taken the plunge yet? Have you used Facebook Live on your Facebook business page? I’ve only recently gone live… not quite at the leading edge I know, but I was hesitant. I don’t like seeing myself on video, so I assumed no-one else would either. But that kind of thinking doesn’t move any of [...]

14 07, 2016

You never know who’s watching

By | 2017-05-23T09:45:37+00:00 July 14th, 2016|Networking & Social Media|0 Comments

Being online means you are visible. You just never know who's watching. From a business point of view that is exactly what you want to achieve. You want to be found, you want your prospects, associates and clients to get to know you, to find out more about you and what you do. There's really no [...]

24 04, 2016

Like a kid in a sweet shop

By | 2017-05-23T09:45:37+00:00 April 24th, 2016|Marketing, ThisisNessie Surrey|0 Comments

My name is Alyson, and I am a stationery addict. Always have been. It has been said that I'm like a kid in a sweet shop, except it's stationery. The adrenaline rushes and my eyes dart over the beautiful illustrations, I feel the crisp card in my hands and covet beautiful pens in gorgeous colours. [...]

28 10, 2015

Have you tried the new Twitter poll?

By | 2017-05-23T09:45:38+00:00 October 28th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Engaging your audience on Social Media is a challenge for many businesses. It's so easy to broadcast messages about you and your business, but you will find you get little back from your audience. I spend a lot of time talking with businesses about how they can make their own content more 'shareable' and more [...]

9 03, 2015

Twitter is just a sophisticated pub

By | 2017-05-23T09:45:38+00:00 March 9th, 2015|Networking & Social Media|0 Comments

When I was studying for my MBA as a mature student, I was often drawn to Peter Drucker's words, particularly on marketing and communication. I was reminded of Drucker last week at The Social Media Summit organised and hosted by Nicky Kriel*. The memory was triggered by the asssertion that: "Twitter is just a sophisticated pub." Thomas Power** Whether [...]