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Green grass against blue sky

Why Walking On Sunshine Could Be Just The Ticket For Your Micro Business

27 May 2013 by Georgina El Morshdy

I'm writing this post just after clearing away the remnants of a great day in the garden. It's been blazing hot, clear blue sky and the kids have had a great time playing with their 75p water pistols (thanks Tesco's!) bubbles and the paddling pool. In between crazed water fights and sun cream, my husband and I enjoyed a bit of chilled out time. Then, something he said got me ... Read More


Content Marketing

Boring blogger

Warning: Are You A Boring Blogger?

Is your blog keeping your readers up at night, buzzing with new ideas or is it sending them to sleep? A blog is a great tool to attract visitors to ... Read More


Retirement Speedometer Racing to End of Work Career

Pension Auto-Enrolment: the good, the bad and the ugly

This article is aimed at micro businesses with employees, outlining how to comply with pension-auto enrolment. If you’re a freelancer you may still be ... Read More

PR & Social Media

LinkedIn's new navigation bar

LinkedIn launches a major new site design

LinkedIn have recently launched a major new site design which started being rolled out to users at the end of May. The design change is cleaner and ... Read More

Sales & Marketing

Micro Business Size

Should you try to make your Micro Business look bigger?

There was a great question in the Homeworking UK LinkedIn Group a few weeks ago:   Should Sole Traders try to look "bigger" online? Or should ... Read More


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7 Ways To Build Confidence (It’s Your Stress Busting Secret Weapon)

I'm sure we're all aware of the impact that stress is having on the UK. The news is full of statistics and stories about how many working days are ... Read More

Web, Tech & SEO

SEO Dilemma

An SEO Dilemma: Should You Write Content For People Or Google?

If you read a lot of copywriting blogs you'll undoubtedly find the debate surrounding whether you should write your content for people or for search ... Read More