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Picked Up Some Bad Marketing Habits? Time For Action!

Have you picked up some bad marketing habits that are wasting your time and money? This post looks at some of the common ones, plus how you can eliminate them and become a better, more efficient marketer of your own … Continue reading

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New Year’s Resolutions Re-Thought: A Marketing Revolution

You may remember that a couple of years ago I did a post on why I think New Year’s resolutions are a bit of a waste of time. I offered my alternative and a lot of you liked it and … Continue reading

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Goal Setting: Make 2014 Your Year (And Nobody Else’s)

One reason why your business might not be where you want it to be at the end of 2013 could be a lack of clear goal setting. This post looks at how to set goals for you and your business … Continue reading

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21 days to 2014: Are you up for a marketing challenge?

Have you all but given up on marketing in 2013? Well you have 3 weeks to get planning that project, get clearer on your goals and get ready for the new year. This blog post sets you a challenge for … Continue reading

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Less Is More: Doing Marketing Well, Or Not At All

One of the points I’ve made time and time again is that it’s better to do a few things really well, than trying to be everywhere all at once, but making no impact. ┬áThat’s what this short but sweet post … Continue reading

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Make Marketing Happen: The 5 Keys To Marketing Planning Success

In the final instalment of my series on breaking down barriers and creating a marketing plan that works for you, we’re taking a look at what makes a plan really work for a small business. No more excuses – it’s … Continue reading

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No Excuses: 21 Reasons To Have A Marketing Plan NOW!

In the first post of this 3 part marketing planning series, we looked at why you might not have a plan written down. In part 2, it’s time to get positive. Forget your fears and excuses: it’s time to focus … Continue reading

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13 Common Excuses For Not Having A Marketing Plan

Have you got a marketing plan or is it something you’ve been putting off? Well my next series of blog posts aims to look at the benefits of planning your marketing activity, how to remove the barriers and what you … Continue reading

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5 Competitive Forces a Small Business Should Never Ignore

Do you feel oblivious to your competitors? Do you want a simple but proven way to look at where you stand and what’s going on around you? Here I demystify a classic marketing model and show you how to apply … Continue reading

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What Steve Jobs taught me about effective marketing

Do you know what you should be doing to promote your business but don’t have time to do it all, and do it all properly? This post draws from the wisdom of one of the world’s most admired entrepreneurs and … Continue reading

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