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 [...]

8 06, 2013

Guest blog – communication is key

By | 2017-05-23T09:45:39+00:00 June 8th, 2013|Featured businesses, Guest blogs|0 Comments

This week, I welcome Amanda Weller, guest blogging for me, with her thoughts on communication. Amanda is a highly qualified BodyTalk Practitioner and Reflexologist. She practices through her own business, Quantum Being, based in Surrey. Many months ago, Alyson invited me to do a blog for her.  What to write, I wondered... Then it struck [...]

21 05, 2013

Personality, not personal

By | 2017-05-23T09:45:39+00:00 May 21st, 2013|Networking & Social Media|0 Comments

Have you ever made a slight faux pas on Facebook? Been tactless on Twitter? Quite honestly it would surprise me if you have not. I know I certainly have. If you are showing any kind of personality in your writing, then I would guess that you have also expressed an opinion, shared a personal detail, [...]