We've all been there, you start your small business and you do lots of learning along the way. You find things that are useful to your business and lots more 'stuff' that cloggs up your brain and inbox. I wanted to write this to help you get away from shiny object syndrome as a small… Continue reading Shiny Object Syndrome as a Small Businesses
There was a time not so long ago that it was only really the number of followers you had on social media that concerned people. Certainly reaching the elusive 10k on Instagram was a mark of success but that is great as a vanity metric but not a lot else. So what should you be… Continue reading Social Media Stats…What Should You Be Checking?
It can sometimes feel overwhelming to think of all of the content for all of the platforms all of the time! It's the one thing that my clients seem to struggle with the most.
So it's very difficult times everywhere in the world at the moment, there are lots of things that are up in the air! Small businesses have suddenly been hit by lots of restrictions and probably a loss of income as this awful virus ravages the world. I wanted to put together some quick ways you… Continue reading 5 Free Ways To Take Your Small Business Online
If you read or watch any news at the moment it can feel a bit daunting. It's especially worrying if you have a small business and not know how you'd cope if you got ill. But there are some easy ways to put your mind at rest and make sure you've got a plan in… Continue reading Easy Ways to Protect Your Micro Business
If we haven't met already then this is me...I'm Karen and I've been a virtual assistant for over two years now. Before that I worked in corporate business environments as a senior level PA. I've also worked in very small businesses too where I've been one of only two employees so I know all types… Continue reading How to Work with a Virtual Assistant
There are lots of things you can do to make sure you create an Instagram feed that attracts people. The first thing to remember is why you want followers and likes, more often than not it's a vanity metric. It's only when you start looking at engagement and creating a place that a community thrives… Continue reading Make Your Instagram Posts Count
So you've got your lovely micro or small business - doing it alone or with others. You have lots of amazing ideas and plans, products or services and you are raring to go! There is one problem though, as you are working all the hours, you aren't getting the people through the doors that you… Continue reading Five Minutes to Change Your Business Visibility
So you've got the snazzy website and a great business....you are finding your way around social media platforms ok too. Obviously you are updating your blog regularly....wait what? Oh it's something you still need to get around to is it! How about making 2020 the year you start blogging and really make a difference to… Continue reading Engaging Blog Content for Small Businesses
Right! Bare with me please...your eye has probably been drawn to my amazing graphics (I know right) and you can't concentrate properly now! If you are thinking it is a bit of a miss match of things...you'd be right. But I wanted to illustrate that you can do pretty much what you want on Canva...you… Continue reading Five Ways Canva Helps Your Business