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Is it good to talk?

Is it always good to talk (at work?) asks the Guardian. My instant reply?  Yes, of course it is! The main reference was talking in meetings though and although I like meetings (am I odd?) because there are lots of thoughts and input to sift out the helpful points, and everyone gets to hear the same message (really?) at the same time…if they listen. Why is it important? Talking is

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Marketing for SMEs – mind how you create content!

Marketing for SMEs There are a lot of options for self-employed, freelancers and medium sized businesses to promote their wares these days.  But have you thought about them?  Do you know them all? How do you decide which will work for you or which to invest your time and money in? After all, time IS money to SMEs!   We don’t have budgets for marketing, or staff to do it often,

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How to manage management meetings

So true!  We create on our own because it comes from within and we are unique creatures! But we do need stimulation and new ideas and that comes from without! So when we have a meeting, when it's scheduled in and everyone groans (but me?!) and we diary in thinking already of excuses not to go or reasons we shouldn’t like not completing our assigned actions from the last one…

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Business Coaching: Improve your Marketing – Blog!

How to write your blog every week and improve your marketing The other day I was attending a blogging advice course by DigiEnable, whose founder Liz I met a few months ago at a coaching event.  I liked her and was impressed with her story.  This time, I met Darren, her co-founder who was also lovely! Not only nice people, they know their stuff.  I learned a lot although I

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