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How to make front page news.

A South Ealing hairdressers has got more than it bargained for this week with its latest marketing efforts. The salon made front page news in the Evening Standard on Tuesday and has been featured on TV, radio and in the national pressĀ and all from a poster in the shop window! 461 more words

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Small Business Help Is a Big Friend

Educated young men and women are more and more going for business ventures than for salaried jobs. Many of them have enough enterprise and innovativeness to nurture the ideas of novel consumer articles and services that the society is waiting for. 484 more words

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Is it time for some pruning?

I finally made it out into the garden for a couple of hours yesterday, not before time! In my absence some of the plants have gone mad and pretty well taken over leaving little room for new growth or for the more delicate plants to flourish. 413 more words

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How to get your emails opened, part 2

What makes you open an email? I suspect there will be one of three main reasons:

  1. It’s part of a conversation you are already having with the sender…
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How to get your emails opened, part 1

In the last few days I’ve read several articles with hints on how to get business emails opened. These articles share headlines which get above average open rates of 7-9%. 718 more words

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What makes a good business card?

Today’s post is prompted by a question from a client and it is a good one that many of us don’t devote enough time to thinking about. 631 more words

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