I was yearning for the FEA Carrie Green planner last year – I had total FOMO! It seemed expensive, I left it too late and then missed out. She sold out – brilliant marketing, beautiful planner. So this year I was determined, determined to bag it. I knew I had ordered it, months ago…. Even then, when people started …
An effective brand can give you the much needed edge to excel in increasingly competitive markets. A recognisable and loved brand image is one of the most valuable aspects a business can own. This month is about building scaling-up here at Master Fixer HQ, but sometimes there are days where we all really just need a break.
So let me tell you my top four tips on how you can build brand that does the talking while you take a bit of you-time!
Networking can seem daunting at first, especially if you have the tendency to be shy and introverted. Fobbing it off may seem like you’re dodging an night of awkward interactions and embarrassment but in reality you’re missing out on an opportunity that could catapult your business into the stratosphere. So, If you’re new to networking or you just want to make sure that you have a great and productive time, we have some tips to make the most of your interactions.
An Elevator Pitch. Have 30 seconds ever sounded so daunting?! It really doesn’t need to be this way, and if you know what you’re doing you should find coming up with the perfect pitch as easy as ever.
As we are coming to the end of June, we are now moving onto July’s theme which is about taking action. If (like me) you’re a little sick of hearing about the World Cup, give yourself a 5-minute break by reading this blog that will help you to defeat your inner procrastinator!
I know, a weird title for a blog, but it’s been in my head for weeks. She had me at hello – a phrase that expresses affection, popularised by Tom Cruise in the movie Jerry Maguire. Essentially to imply – you need not say anything else, I am in, I bought in, I am convinced. I need nothing more. I have no more questions – just sign me up. I am in!
Is your social media feed filled with self proclaimed experts? Mine is! On a good day I’m inspired and curious and want to know more about why and how they are experts. On a bad day, I’m angry and frustrated with a side order of jealously.
Now I don’t regard myself as an expert, I still think with 30+ years business turnaround and coaching experience, and MBA, professionally qualified as a coach and a handful of other very specific business qualifications I am still work in progress. But I do believe I am someone who can make a difference to many businesses. I deliver achievement. Read on to hear how to be regarded as an expert.
Blogging has risen in popularity in recent years since it’s launch in the 1990s and is now a key area within a strategic campaign. Content marketing (which includes blogging, digital campaigns and social media) costs 62% less than traditional marketing yet generates more than 3x the amount of leads. Also and totally brilliantly it allows you to position your opinion, evidence your knowledge and position yourself as an expert! So put simply, you need to be blogging!
There’s been so much scaremongering since the changes to Facebook were posted on 12th January 2018 by Mark Zuckerberg the CEO of Facebook. Here are my initial top 5 recommendations to enable you to take control of the situation and take action straight away.
The mornings and evenings are darker, I’m deliberating turning the central heating on and I love the idea of chunky knits and autumnal walks. New season usually marks changes… So this morning I ran my first ever Selling with Confidence workshop. I do the workshops for a tenner £10, my idea is I want to make them available to anyone …