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Energy tariff

Work From Home? Which Energy Tariff Is Right For You?

24 October 2012 by Lauren Pope

When you start your own business, something you may consider is operating your business from home. Eradicating the need to purchase or rent extra property, as well as commuting costs will mean that you can put more money into your business. One aspect of working from home that may not have crossed your mind is the increased energy costs that you will incur. It’s likely you will be using ... Read More


Content Marketing

What your content marketing plan is missing

Here’s What Your Content Marketing Plan Is Missing

Content marketing is important. Yes. You should make content creation a priority.  Yep. You should empower and train your staff to create ... Read More


Look stupid in 140 characters

Do You Make These Five Pricing Mistakes That Make You Look Stupid?

How easy do you find it to set your price? For sure it depends on what you sell. Some items are pretty straightforward, but when it comes to ... Read More

PR & Social Media

Video player

How To Boost Micro Business Sales (and have a little fun) With Vine

Move over Facebook – there’s a new kid on the social networking block, and it packs a punch for marketers.  A simple video app, launched in ... Read More

Sales & Marketing

Sell through social media

5 Simple Ways To Sell Through Social Media

What’s the main reason you joined Facebook?  Or Twitter?  Or LinkedIn? Initially it may have been to track down old school friends, find a job or ... Read More


Confident micro business owners

The Real Truth About Confidence

As a micro business owner, I believe one of the keys to success lies in your mindset. All the business and marketing plans in the world won’t make ... Read More

Web, Tech & SEO

Micro business technical support

Warning: Is Your Micro Business IT Solution Good Enough?

Blessed with great business instinct, but limited IT skills, many micro business owners find themselves in an office with IT that is at best "non ... Read More