Fitness Space, a fast-growing, boutique fitness concept developed by former Olympic 400m athlete Tim Benjamin, has been shortlisted as a finalist in the Emerging Franchisor of the Year Award in the prestigious annual bfa HSBC Franchise Awards 2018. Run by … Continue reading Berkshire business Fitness Space is shortlisted for prestigious national business award
With over 10 years experience putting together email newsletters it was mighty refreshing to find a solution that makes great design easy for someone with limited design & html skill. The three biggest challenges for someone building a traditional html … Continue reading Building a Responsive Email Template
If you did buy a Health Lottery ticket from Arborfield Stores, Eversley Road recently then you could be the lucky winner of £10,000 smackerroonies! To be a winner in life you need to help others on their journey… building business … Continue reading Did you buy a Health Lottery ticket from Arborfield Stores, Eversley Road?
This morning, from 8am I have been inviting my 2,927 LinkedIn followers to follow the blog, if you have followed us then thank you, thank you, thank you! Thank you if you are one of my recent followers of the … Continue reading Welcome to my LinkedIn followers…
Over the years I have taken part in many exhibitions and for the busy sales & marketing directors preparing for the show, balancing existing business enquiries with the need to get everything ready for TFM&A, there might be those who … Continue reading Ensuring you have a successful exhibition at TFM&A 2014
Content marketing doesn’t simply show up – it has to be created, nurtured and distributed to the marketplace. The challenge is that many people don’t know what the best practices are for a good content marketing program. Getting your news … Continue reading Special : Send us your story for inclusion in theMarketingblog – there is no charge
If you have booked a stand at Technology for Marketing & Advertising and are now wondering how best to make the most of it then we should talk… With 39 days to go before this fantastic annual event, if you … Continue reading Help Manning the Stand at Technology for Marketing & Advertising
Sometimes you read something and think, that does the job just nicely, what can I add but an introduction for my readers? This is one of those moments in time… I now know a little more about viral marketing & … Continue reading What makes social media campaigns go viral
When many business people are reading self help books on how to improve on this & that, I can generally be found digesting something a little more spiritual… Currently I’m reading “I Ching”, the Book of Changes, which was the … Continue reading What’s your focus for 2014 and how can The Berkshire Blog help you?
The Berkshire Blog is looking for 100 citizen journalists in 2014 and one logical quality writing source are PR companies… so searching “PR companies in Berkshire” on Google would be a totally logical thing to do, right? Wrong… taking the … Continue reading Google 2014 : Is SEO dead?
Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport Maria Miller announced Hull as the UK City of Culture 2017, beating Leicester, Swansea Bay and Dundee to the title. Hull was on my patch when I worked for Nestle back in … Continue reading Putting HULL’s Digital Agencies well and truly on the MAP
Most people hate talking to strangers… they may be great inventors or amazing administrators but making contact with strangers is not their bag! But it is mine… Do you require some representation? I’m helping a few organisations at the same … Continue reading Saying hello to strangers so you don’t have to…
Answers on a postcard… or TWEET! Wycombe Business EXPO is gearing up to attract local business owners to Adams Park, Sands Industrial Estate, High Wycombe HP12 4HJ next Tuesday 22nd October 2013. I am currently looking to connect with those … Continue reading What’s Rodney saying to that nice young man from MAS?
I took this picture at Eton College… I used google to translate the Latin and it is about finding the strength to slay the dragon and kick some butt… it felt appropriate for this story… if you can translate it … Continue reading Esto fortis et pvgna cvm antiqvo serpente
Yesterday Daniel Walker who’s LinkedIn headline describes him as a “Career Management Professional and Co-author at Mind the Career Gap” posted a blog on The Berkshire Blog which was immediately posted out to 87 business owners who have selected to … Continue reading Bloggers of influence are re-blogging The Berkshire Blog
A local marketing agency submitted a post yesterday to announce they had been short listed for a social media award… the first and last time they submitted a post it was for an award they had won a couple of … Continue reading Actions speak way louder than words…
CEOs engaging through social media channels can have a direct impact on the share value of a company… and since I would like Berkshire companies to do better than the rest so they can employ more people, I have come … Continue reading What’s been your favourite company car?
This season’s “Absolutely Awesome August Summer Special” is the opportunity to have half a day’s telemarketing thrown in with The Berkshire Blog VIP Membership… VIP Membership is just £247 per month for which we will promote your organisation through … Continue reading Absolutely Awesome August Summer Special
Sometimes in business it can seem like you’re playing tennis, a singles game where you keep hitting the ball back & forth until the other misses and YOU WIN… But that apparent WIN can be short lived as the other … Continue reading Good business is like playing doubles in tennis…
The Berkshire Blog is looking for Berkshire’s best story tellers to tell us a story! If that sounds like you, post an couple of short paragraphs about your story on The Berkshire Blog below and we’ll invite 10 of you … Continue reading Can you tell a great story?
Over the 15 years I’ve been in business for myself I have heard many a consultant wonder how they can address the eternal problem of feast and famine. Well let me know if my ICE BREAKER “Feast NOT Famine” SUMMER … Continue reading ICE BREAKER “Feast NOT Famine” SUMMER SIZZLIER
Take-up of Thames Valley offices significantly increased in Q2 2013 to 470,342 sq ft from the 254,150 sq ft recorded in Q2 2012. Office enquiry levels were also up 23% year-on-year in the region. Thames Valley office investment remained strong … Continue reading Thames Valley Office Market Pulse Q2 2013
If you are going to get noticed in 2013 then you need to ensure you are pushing out regular content… you need to ensure, if folk go looking, they have a BIG DATA experience around your brand! Tuning into Google … Continue reading Sharing the BIG DATA experience @Talend