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Do ‘Special Offers’ Really Work?

Today I have been writing content for a client’s website. Their existing ‘Special Offers’ page has not been touched for over a year. I have added content explaining that this is a company that is special consistently, all year round. … Continue reading

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A Relaxed Approach To Marketing

We are approaching the end of two weeks spent in deepest France. Wherever we have gone we have encountered French people who do not speak English, I love it. We have fumbled our way around shops, restaurants and places of … Continue reading

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The Changing Face of Retail

And so the news was announced yesterday that Cambridge was to lose its Clowns. Clowns is a Cambridge institution, for over 30 years, families, friends, academics and students have frequented this quirky, independent café in King Street. Cambridge will be … Continue reading

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Work-Life, Balanced?

When I left school, the received wisdom was that one should try to stay in one’s job as long as possible. By the time I left university, there had been a definite shift; I heard comments from my peers along the … Continue reading

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How Attractive is Your USP?

Last weekend we had a surprise visit from my daughter. Embarking on her final term of a BA at The University of Nottingham and President of Enactus Nottingham, she didn’t have the time to come home. I was delighted to … Continue reading

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Want success? Get Some Sleep!

Prepare yourself, I am about to have a rant! Over the years I have come across business mentors, articles, posts on social media etc. all extolling the virtues of getting up at the crack of dawn and working a ridiculous … Continue reading

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Online Shopping, Not Always the Way Forward?

I am sitting here writing this blog post with a cushion wedged behind my aching back. We’ve been gardening all day, for hours. Well OK, we had a little break. After what felt like days of digging, moving plants, levelling … Continue reading

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Content Writing – It’s Easier With a Clear Mind

Businesses are competing with each other for the top spot, for customers and for exposure. To stay ahead, you need to be on top form. The state of our mental health affects everything we do. As important as it is … Continue reading

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Need More Structure? Website Wednesday!

Get Your Business On Rails – With Felt-Tip Pens When a business I worked with needed more focus and direction, I structured the week. Every task was included and prioritised. there was no escape, nothing and no-one could slip through … Continue reading

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Advertising – Turn On or Turn Off?

I am looking for a pilates class. You may know this already but pilates is not cheap! I want to know that the class I choose is: Good quality Effective Good value Advertising Desperation? Several classes I have found have … Continue reading

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