High Speed Training Competition Winners

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With nearly 700 entries our competition to win one of five online courses from High Speed Training proved to be very popular. Thank you to everyone who took the time to enter. And here are the winners: Tracy Hanson Christine McClellan Paige Thompson Foley Chris Jones Naomi Buchan Congratulations! I’ll be in touch shortly with details [...]

Copyblogger Guest Post Published

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Today’s post on the popular blog Copyblogger has been written by Hub Editor Georgina. The post entitled 30 Ways To Build The “Know, Like and Trust” Factor That Grows An Audience outlines a variety of proven techniques which micro businesses owners can use to build their online presence. Copyblogger is a must-read resource for anyone [...]

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Hub Editor sets the topic, we share our expert opinion, bring a coffee and have a laugh

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Tell Us What Happens In Your Micro Business

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In addition to being a hot bed of creativity and innovation, Micro Businesses are really important to the UK economy. Here’s what we discovered… Thanks to Rachel Perry Social Media (@RachelPerry01) for creating the infographic. What happens in your micro business? Does this infographic resonate with you, does it represent your micro business? What have we missed? [...]

Announcing New Stuff!

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Hi Hub readers, Over the summer Jo and I have been super busy making changes to the Hub so it offers you even more value. Here’s what we have for you… 1.  Launching today – The Micro Business Store We get it. You lack time and you want to succeed! And so to make it [...]

Clare Rayner Announces Independent Retailer Month A Success – And Looks Forward To Christmas Shopping Crawls

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July saw a month long celebration of Indie Retailers with the global Independent Retailer Month. Here in the UK Clare Rayner championed the campaign and helped inspire a range of promotions and activities all across the UK. And the Hub got involved too with a week’s worth of articles focused on Indie Retailers. We were [...]

Why It’s Time To Get Behind Independent Retailer Month

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Sunday 1st July sees the start of this year’s Independent Retailer Month – and there’s still time to get behind it. At its heart, this inspiring global initiative encourages consumers to shop locally. And this emphasis makes sense. By choosing to shop locally we can: Boost the local economy, Support micro business owners, and Have a [...]

PRESS RELEASE: Two Entrepreneurial Women Launch New Online Micro Business Magazine

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A brand new online magazine has just been launched by two entrepreneurial women aimed at the rapidly growing micro business community (a business with 10 staff or less). Running sole trader “micro businesses” themselves, the women know how important and challenging it can be to grow and develop a successful business whilst being the only person [...]

Hub Editor Joins Knowledge Takeaway Team At Cornwall’s Network Central Event

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Georgina will join the Knowledge Takeaway Team at the Network Central Event on 4th July. During the one-hour slot, Georgina will share her 5 Golden Copywriting Rules, and answer questions from local business people. To read more details about this popular event, click here.

Hub Editor Makes An Appearance On RedShift Radio

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Georgina got to relive here #SBS win again today after speaking with Paul Boniface during the Great Connections Show on Red Shift Radio. Georgina also shared some important copywriting tips and discussed how her varied career background has enhanced her writing. To listen to the 10 minutes interview, click here.