When you run your own business, your time is split between so many different jobs. Depending on what you do (perhaps you make things, or you clean other peoples homes?) this all takes time. But of course that not the end of it, what about the admin, the marketing, the accounts. All this takes you … Read more Work smarter – Batch working for small business owners
It’s goals and planning month on Pippas Web. Last week, I talked about reviewing your business and setting goals for the year ahead. So now we need to think about how we can achieve those goals. I’m assuming at some point you’re wanting to sell your goods or services to others. So you need to … Read more Who Is Your Super Customer
So you’ve written your blog post – and you were thinking “if you write it they will come” and now you’re wondering why it’s still so quiet. After you publish your blog, you need to get links out there, to help others find you and to help with your SEO (search engine optimisation) and the … Read more What to do after you publish your blog post.
This month we’re going to be looking at blogs and how having one can help your business. I think that in the past I would have said that Blogs aren’t for everyone and there will always be some people who aren’t interested in writing them but I have come up with 7 reasons why small … Read more 7 Reasons Why Small Business Owners Should Blog.
Updated in Sept 2019. I first wrote this blog 6 years ago. Where has that time gone? My little girl got bigger, in fact she she’s just started senior school, but her spirit is just the same. The lessons I talked about are still just as relevant as they were back then. Ok for those … Read more 4 Things We Can Learn From A Four Year Old.
In the past if you wanted to contact a company with an idea or an problem, you rang then up or even wrote them a letter. For example did you see the story about the girl who had the idea to change Sainsbury’s Tiger bread to Giraffe bread. Usually a letter will only be seen … Read more Using Social Media To Get Better Customer Service
Since Facebook changed the way it worked and allowed users to create posts from their own fan pages on other users pages it has opened up a whole new world where you can take your fan-page out to other people rather than just waiting for them to stumble across you. This has led to … Read more 6 Top Tips How To Network On Facebook