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How to Land on the Moon

President Kennedy is famous for setting the target of getting America to the Moon by the end of the decade.

Date: 28 July 2011   By: Chris Barling

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Four ways to sell more online

More and more people are making purchases online but not all businesses are making the most of their ecommerce sites. And if you’re not making the most of your site, you’re not making as much money as you could be. Here are my four tips for creating a more effective ecommerce site so custo...

Date: 28 July 2011   By: Dale Cook

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Why changing utilities provider doesn't have to be a hassle

In a difficult economic climate, small businesses are understandably looking to make savings wherever possible to help ride out the recession. Savvy SMEs can make significant savings on their utilities bills where, on average, businesses can save more than a third on their current outlay – equa...

Date: 26 July 2011   By: Jonathan Elliott

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What does your photograph say about you?

If I had a pound for every time I’d suggested a client or prospective client change their headshots I’d be very rich.

Date: 26 July 2011   By: Fiona Humberstone

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How to build a customer-focused website

It may sound blindingly obvious, but by focusing on customers' needs when you design your website you stand the best chance of creating a site that customers will want to visit.

Date: 22 July 2011   By: Ewan McIntyre

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The new Enterprise Allowance and the role of mentors

In January 2011 David Cameron announced an ambitious plan to support the establishment of up to 40,000 new enterprises through the New Enterprise Allowance (NEA).

Date: 21 July 2011   By: Mike Southon

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Why does insuring an online business have to be so hard?

I thought building a business was tough, but trying to get insurance for an online business is ridiculously hard.

Date: 20 July 2011   By: Hayley Chalmers

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The Apprentice final: I am not Mr Nail File Guy

Missed the final episode? Catch up here.It’s the final: to get this far, four intrepid apprentices have survived 11 weeks of bitching, desperation, foolishness and despair. Now all Jim, Susan, Helen and Tom have to do is impress a panel of experts with their knockout business plan and £250,0...

Date: 18 July 2011   By: Simon Wicks