Could one simple spelling mistake negatively affect your business? Featured

Could one simple spelling mistake negatively affect your business? (COMM11003)

As part of my Bachelor in Business Management and Marketing through CQ University, I have written this Blog article as part one of my assessment for COMM11003 - enjoy the read! I recently came across a job advertisement on SEEK.com. Whilst the advert was effective in getting my attention, unfortunately it wasn’t for the right…

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Tips to integrating an online store for your ‘real’ bricks and mortar business

Online shopping is ‘da bomb’ right? There is no annoying sales assistants, prices are clearly marked on items, you can take as long or as little as you like without feeling like an a..hole if you walk out of the store with nothing. I can understand why consumers are taking on e-commerce simplicity over shopping in real bricks and mortar shops.

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Has your business got essence?

Today I want to talk about your business essence. I was reminded of this the other day when I went to my local store for a Christmas festival and the coffee van there had their business name with the tag line underneath, “Every cup supports a young life.”  Firstly I thought, wow it is great…

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How do you know which Social Media platforms to promote your business on?

Now over the last couple of weeks I have had some businesses reach out to me to win the opportunity for a tailored mini marketing plan written by me (remember I am running this up until Friday 8th December see the end of this to find out more). To apply for this, I have asked…

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How do I get people to my website? Easy…

Having a website is one thing, but getting people to visit it without costly advertising is another.  Here is my No.1 tip for getting more visitors to your website. Gone are the days when people grab the yellow pages directory to find their local business, now they just go to Google and type in some…

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How to balance the demands of running a business

Firstly apologies my friends, it seems my duties as a business owner required me to undertake the dreaded task of End of Month bookkeeping!!  This got me thinking as a business owner we are inevitably required to take on tasks that sometimes hold us back from doing what it is we love in our business. …

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My 5 top tips to get your business busier in the quiet times

As a business owner you quickly learn that peak months like Christmas, Easter, Mother’s Day and Valentine’s Day can be too far between. Sometimes it feels like we work so hard in our business to be rewarded one month and then see it all go in a heap the next month…right? As a little welcoming offer to The Daily Blag I am giving away one lucky business owner the chance to get a tailored Mini Marketing Plan valued at $499 - check out today's daily dose to enter the draw >>

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Help…my website doesn’t attract any customers!

Today I am talking about websites that don’t work. Have you got one? Are you wondering why you invested all this time and money into your website and it brings you no business? Thinking you need to get a new website to fix the problem? STOP right now, and let me shed some light on why your website might not be working.

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Are you HANGRY? Try my quick, healthy Vegan Stroganoff…

I don’t know about you but when you are working your ass off, whether that be in a job or your own business, at university, or just being a rocking parent there is nothing like cooking a yummy hearty dinner in a flash! In fact I do all three so when I get home I…

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The No.1 reason you should learn to like an essential oil

So if you are into essential oils like me you have most likely opened a bottle of oil had a great big whiff, only to be disgusted by the sickly aroma still lingering in your nostrils…right? Well, I thought I would touch on this issue a little bit further because I think it raises some…

It was like a flick switched in my brain…

Well, it’s been a little while since I’ve been on my Blog, which I sincerely apologise to those followers that supported me from the start. I’ve had many mixed emotions about continuing on this journey, as I was afraid of the negative thoughts others might say about my inability to commit. But months of soul…

A busy persons guide to setting smart goals that you can conquer!

A busy persons guide to setting smart goals that you can conquer!

Setting personal and business goals can sound like such a time wasting exercise when you are flat out busy! So here is my simple little method to setting Smart Goals that you will actually achieve and conquer. No excuses... Hard to believe in a few weeks we will be seeing in the New Year! I…