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How To Create A Marketing Strategy That Works For 2013

21 December 2012 by Robert Peters

How's the Christmas preparations going - everything organised? As a micro business owner, this time of year can be quite a blur. Organising Christmas presents, getting the house ready for family coming to stay, getting ready to cook Christmas dinner. All this on top of finishing off projects so you can take some time off. You know, planning your marketing strategy for 2013 is a lot like ... Read More


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