[ 11 Apr 2014 | No Comment ]
Abha Banerjee 1

If we had all the answers to all the problems and situations, how would life be? High hopes, I am told, when I ask this question to working women, entrepreneurs and even leaders. And then I ask if we actually managed to find the right and apt answers to any situation and deal with it in a way that benefits us, helps us, and is the best solution at that point of time, how would life be? Fun, boring, exciting, smooth or perfect? Nearly perfect, I would say.
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[ 15 Apr 2014 | No Comment ]
Online Business Branding tips from Ces Creatively of BizBrandBuzz #onlinebusiness

I’ve worked in the brand image design business for over 20 years and often my first discussion with clients is a free design consultation over skype. There are some very common topics which crop up and things I find myself advising clients on again and again. Here are my TOP TIPS.
NEW BUSINESS BRANDING – Getting it right!
Go back to basics and really focus on how you want potential customers to “FEEL” when they see your visual branding. The business name, slogan, icons, font, style and colour theme you choose will …

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[ 14 Apr 2014 | No Comment ]
DeborahGersohn

Name of Business: Bish Bash Birthdays – Kids Party Entertainers
Your Name & Age: Deborah Gersohn, young at heart
Tell us about your family: Married with two daughters
What did you do before coming up with your business idea and how did you get started?
I was working in children’s TV as a script editor – creating stories and supervising writers – for popular shows such as Grange Hill, Tracy Beaker and The Worst Witch. But Kids TV took a big hit when new legislation banned junk food advertisements airing during children’s programming. …

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[ 11 Apr 2014 | No Comment ]
Abha Banerjee 1

If we had all the answers to all the problems and situations, how would life be? High hopes, I am told, when I ask this question to working women, entrepreneurs and even leaders. And then I ask if we actually managed to find the right and apt answers to any situation and deal with it in a way that benefits us, helps us, and is the best solution at that point of time, how would life be? Fun, boring, exciting, smooth or perfect? Nearly perfect, I would say.
If you are …

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[ 10 Apr 2014 | No Comment ]
Debbie Kean 10-2013

Name of Business:  South Hill Designs with Debbie Kean
Your Name and Age:  Debbie Kean, 48
Tell us about your family:  I have been married to my wonderful husband for the last 14 years.  Between us, we have 2 daughters and a son, and we have the most adorable granddaughter and a grandson on the way.  We share our home with 2 crazy dogs as well as 2 cats who showed up in our backyard one day and decided to make us their family.
What did you do before coming up with your …

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[ 9 Apr 2014 | No Comment ]
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These days I’m the Founder of jobhop.co.uk  which is a social networking site for employment. My business helps companies to tap into and attract the talent they need to propel their businesses into the future. Before Jobhop though I had started & sold two previous businesses, both were huge learning experiences for me.
My first business was a catering business in East London, which started because I would make exotic filled sandwiches for my then boyfriend for his packed lunch for work and his colleagues started putting in their lunch orders! …

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[ 8 Apr 2014 | No Comment ]
Wendy Shand

Wendy Shand is the founder of the family friendly villa specialists, www.totstotravel.co.uk has been building her online profile for the last 8 years.  Here’s how she does it!
When I first started out, I hoped that I could hide behind my brand…until I realised that people buy from people and, what’s more, they buy from people they like and trust.  And that’s before we go into the value of being easily ‘Google-able.’
This is a big deal.
This means a whole bunch of different things but mostly it means that I needed to …

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[ 7 Apr 2014 | No Comment ]
Pink Spaghetti

Your Name and Age: Caroline Gowing and Vicky Matthews, both 42
Tell us about your family: Caroline has two daughters, aged nine and six and Vicky has a nine-year-old daughter and five-year-old son. Both live in Cheshire.
What did you do before coming up with your business idea and how was it making the transition? Caroline was a retail IT consultant and Vicky was in corporate social responsibility for a high street bank
When did you launch? The friends met at their daughters’ swimming class in 2006 and launched their personal assistant company Pink Spaghetti three years …

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[ 6 Apr 2014 | No Comment ]
Orchida

A survey of 3000 men, commissioned by male cancer charity  Orchid to find out how ‘in touch’ men are with their balls, reveals that an alarming two thirds of men across the UK don’t know how to check themselves for signs of testicular cancer. 
-          Single men are less likely to recognise the signs and symptoms  of testicular cancer
-          Office workers are least likely to regularly check themselves
-          Tabloid readers appear to be more ‘switched’ on and likely to check for lumps and bumps
-          1 in 3 men would tell their …

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[ 5 Apr 2014 | No Comment ]
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The ‘Business Rocks Magazine’ Issue 6 is now live on both Apple iTunes and Google Android Play! CHECK THE MAGAZINE OUT HERE: http://bit.ly/P0Jkam
What’s in this issue?
Teresa Pangan – 3 Ways to Become a Happier Productive Entrepreneur
Kate Barrett – 7 Tips to increase your email marketing engagement
Wendy Tomlinson – Improve your business using the law of attraction
Antonia Chitty – Using your intuition, spiritual & emotional intelligence in business
Julia Sydnor – How to install and sue the WordPress Editorial Calendar
Jan Willmott – First Step to Success + More…
HERE’S WHAT TO DO: Download the FREE app to your …

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[ 4 Apr 2014 | No Comment ]
Jo Gifford

Re-design your career to fit your life and circumstance
Our lives change as we have families, so expect your career to as well. Take time to re-evaluate how you work, and re-design a way that works for you and for the family as a whole.
Create some smart tech workflows to make the most of your time
Using tech to your advantage can be a real time and sanity saver! There are a whole host of ways to set up smart working, from ways to escape the inbox, to research hacks, quicker responses …