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How to promote your business with a killer case study

Case studies are stories describing how a customer’s business has benefitted from using a product (or service). They can be in written, podcast (audio file) or video format.

Date: 27 October, 2010   By: Jane Lee

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The Apprentice: turning flour into dough

Missed the third episode of The Apprentice? Catch up here.

Date: 21 October, 2010   By: Rachel Miller

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The benefits and pitfalls of having a business partner

Finding the right partner to help you start up your business more than doubles your chances of success.

Date: 21 October, 2010   By: Chris Barling

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Why you need to blog for your readers first and search engines second

Blogging has many benefits. It will help you build relationships with your clients and prospective clients. It enables you to demonstrate your expertise and helps you gain immediate feedback on an idea. And done correctly, you’ll also gain targeted leads. Oh, and the traffic you receive from yo...

Date: 19 October, 2010   By: Fiona Humberstone

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The Apprentice: cuulis and cat fights

Missed the second episode? Catch up here. ...

Date: 15 October, 2010   By: Rachel Miller

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Flexible working: is it good for businesses?

Employer relations minister Ed Davey has announced an extension to the right to request flexible working, which will allow 288,000 more parents to have their requests to work flexible hours formally considered by their employer.

Date: 12 October, 2010   By: Simon Wicks

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The catalogue is back

After years of believing the holy grail of marketing was a flashy website with plenty of SEO activity, online retailers are getting back to basics and placing the catalogue at the heart of their marketing campaigns. It’s a clever strategy and something small businesses would do well to take hee...

Date: 11 October, 2010   By: Fiona Humberstone

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The Apprentice kicks off with a banger

Missed the first episode? Catch up here.

Date: 07 October, 2010   By: Rachel Miller