I get to talk to a lot of ecommerce businesses, and it’s very educational. I’ve pulled together some useful “ecommerce howlers” from this experience with names withheld to protect the guilty, but they are all genuine cases.
Yell, the online telephone directory service, is to give a strong boost to small businesses in the UK by enabling targeted advertising on Facebook.
One of the world’s leading business networking gurus Dr Ivan Misner has hit out against the explosion of “premature solicitation” for work on social media websites by people who play the numbers game rather than cultivate relationships.
Have you ever wondered why some people seem to have a steady stream of ideal clients whilst others are always searching for the next? Have you ever wanted to get the opportunity to meet with your ideal prospect but never yet quite managed it? Most people recognise the importance of referrals as part of an effective customer acquisition programme. This workshop focuses on where to find referrals, particularly the ones right under your nose, and how to build an effective strategy to keep a flow of referrals into your business. Who this is For: This is for anyone who wants to work smarter and not harder. It is also designed to help those who feel they haven’t yet gained enough contacts or require a refresher in the ways to tap into their existing contact network.
Alibaba.com, the world’s leading small business e-commerce company, is inviting its users to audition their business for a starring role in its forthcoming high profile UK ad campaign.
Who’s worthy of going into your CRM system, Outlook, your mobile or your social network, etc.? What should be the criteria so you don’t end up with 500 e-mail addresses and can’t remember who half the people are?
UK’s most common high street names revealed as business directory launches hunt for UK’s ‘punniest’ business
Wading into the fast-moving flow of social media can be daunting to a small business owner with very little time on his hands. Here’s Business Matters comprehensive social media cheat sheet for the time-strapped entrepreneur.
The UK’s most competitive search for exciting new businesses has returned and this year, your small business could be crowned Britain’s best!