Catch Caroline on BBC1’s The Apprentice!

Eagle eyed viewers of BBC1’s The Apprentice might have spotted Caroline doing deals with Karen Brady’s team last night…  Filmed during the summer, we were sworn to secrecy about this little televisual moment until broadcast. Virtual Assistants – Doing great deals! In this episode the apprentices need to sell merchandise and artworks of Scottish based … Read more Catch Caroline on BBC1’s The Apprentice!

Social Media Audit

So you know you SHOULD be doing some of this social media stuff, blogging, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn… But you just aren’t that convinced it’s really worth it for your business. We get that: It’s is not a one-size-fits-all requirement. Social Media Audit As a one off, we’ll look at your business and what you want … Read more Social Media Audit

GDPR – the practical guide

GDPRGDPR (General Data Protection Regulations)… you’ll have seen this word swirling around in the internet-ether lately and might even be slightly panicked that you should know more about it. Certainly a quick flick through my spam box asks me:

“Are you GDPR compliant?”

“Is your customer database ready for GDPR?”

But what is GDPR?

Should you be paying attention to GDPR if you only market to your own clients? YES!

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WordPress Sets Up Wellbeing Hubs To Support The Mental And Physical Health Of Its Users

WPandUP

WP&UP #PressForward Campaign is a new campaign launched by industry leaders WordPress. The aim is to help support members of the community with some of the challenges they face as they run their business. Formed in 2003, WordPress is one of the webs biggest content management system for blogs and websites. It is used by … Read more WordPress Sets Up Wellbeing Hubs To Support The Mental And Physical Health Of Its Users

Invoice Cheat Sheets To Optimise Your Invoicing

Many businesses in the UK are still facing late payment problems, and it seems to now be affecting businesses of all types and sizes. Chasing up unpaid invoices uses up valuable time and resources. Late payments can reduce overall the productivity of a business, which can have adverse effects on growth. In some cases, it … Read more Invoice Cheat Sheets To Optimise Your Invoicing

GDPR – the time is now!

Reminder: GDPR becomes law today. All your marketing lists, client contact details, data storage, accounts, email storage…  You need to make sure it’s all compliant. Checklist for GDPR compliance: Where was your data sourced from? Do you still need to store that data? Where is the data held? (Consider all personal data – accounts programmes, … Read more GDPR – the time is now!