Just like the poor, deprived bare-footed children of the proverbial cobbler, my own dear website has been abandoned. Cast aside to languish in the realms of long-forgotten wordsmithery. A thick layer of dust has settled and now, in the light of a new business day, it lies defeated and lifeless, buried deep under hundreds and hundreds… Continue reading Like the cobbler’s children…
This is another example of my writing work - a blog post that was originally posted on theNorthEastHUB blog. Visit the site for other great North East related posts. When I first started networking for my own business back in 2006 I took the 'scatter gun' approach. I filled up my pockets with as many business cards… Continue reading Getting the best out of networking
This is a question I've been asked a few times recently when talking to people about blogs and blogging. It seems that those who are new to blogging, or who haven't yet taken their first step into this wonderful world, are a little confused about the etiquette appropriate therein. My answer to the frequency question… Continue reading How often should I blog?
As I may have mentioned before, I love blogging. But I also appreciate that, while starting a blog couldn't be much easier these days, maintaining and updating it can be a totally different story. With all the excitement and commitment of starting a new romance, a new blog can be flooded with blog posts for… Continue reading Top tips for generating blog post ideas
You may love it, you may hate it, you may look upon it as unnecessary, you may envy other peoples', you may want to do it yourself but can't find the time, you may have even started one and run out of steam... What are we talking about here? Blogs and blogging, that's what. Wherever… Continue reading Why does a business need a blog?