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Three Simple Steps to LinkedIn Success b2b b2c businessowner linkedin marketing mumpreneur smallbusiness socialmedia strategy Mar 29, 2021

This is a guest post by Jade Staiano, Authentic Social

Did you know new members are signing up to LinkedIn in at a rate of nearly 3 new members per second? And yet the vast majority of those people set up a profile but never fully realise the power of LinkedIn to build a profitable network.

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How to supercharge your business success businessgrowth evolvemastermind mentoring mumpreneur scaling smallbusiness support thecocoon training Jan 05, 2021

As we enter a new year, you may well be reflecting on how things have been going in your business, and what kind of support you will need to grow and scale over the next 12 months. Especially during this challenging time facing another Lockdown.

If you’re already feeling overwhelmed with...

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I let go of trying to do it all myself - here's what happened businesssupport investinyourself investment marketing mumpreneur outsourcing smallbusiness Dec 16, 2020

I’ve been in business for 12 years, and for most of that I have tried to do things on a shoestring budget. Instead of paying for experts, I spent thousands of hours learning new skills, teaching myself social media, marketing, how to build a website.

I took up as many freebies as I could to...

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It's ok to sell right now! clarity midweekmomentum mumpreneur selling smallbusiness womeninbusiness Nov 25, 2020

In this midweek momentum, I tell you why it is ok to sell right now AND why you should!

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If you would like help getting the clarity and insight you need to create a real buzz around your business so that you can show up, get seen, give value in a big way and make more...

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10 tips for growing your business with Facebook Ads during a pandemic advertising facebook facebookads midweekmomentum pandemic smallbusiness thecocoon workingfromhome Oct 27, 2020

This is a guest blog post by Cocoon member, Louise Gates of Gates Digital Consultancy

 

There is no denying that the pandemic has hit everyone hard. 

But for mums growing businesses…I think we can all agree it’s been enormously trying! 

  • There have been greater demands...
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The ONE thing you can be doing for your business during lockdown coronavirus entrepreneur marketing mumpreneur smallbusiness visibility Mar 26, 2020

In today's Midweek Momentum I wanted to speak to you about the ONE thing that you can be doing right now to help your business.

What do you think that could be?

.... Shall I tell you?

To stay VISIBLE.

Why? Because you have an opportunity right now to nurture relationships, build awareness and be a...

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Do you have a contingency in place for if you fall ill? businessaffairs illhealth midweekmomentum smallbusiness structure supportsystem Dec 11, 2019

This has been a timely consideration for me as I have been ill for 3 weeks now. Fortunately, I have support and systems in place so that the business continues to run even when I am under the weather. 

Do you have a similar structure in place? Have you considered who would manage your...

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5 reasons you need to attend a Momentum Day bournemouth conferences events momentumday mumpreneur personalgrowth smallbusiness womeninbusiness Sep 09, 2019

Our one day conferences for women in business are inspiring and uplifting events with fabulous speakers and practical business training that will actually make a difference to your business.

I appreciate that attending events is an investment of both money and time, which often feels in tight...

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6 Things You Can Do Now To Get Ready For The Christmas Rush christmas organisation smallbusiness stallholders Oct 08, 2018

For those of you with product related businesses, Christmas is often a hectic, stressful time and it’s all too easy to suffer burnout and overwhelm. By the time Christmas Day comes you are exhausted and too tired to enjoy the time with your family.

I ran a jewellery business for 5 years and...

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My Top 5 Tools For Entrepreneurs businesowner smallbusiness softwaretips tools top5tools May 27, 2017

Having the right tools to help you run your business can save you a lot of time and hassle. Below I share with you my current 5 favourite free tools - Buffer, Canva, Bit.ly, Social Jukebox and Mailchimp. 

Please comment below if you have any 'must have' business software tips!

Erin x

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