Business Mentoring | Return On Investment

Wow! 31 days since my last blog… Apologies… I had just returned from Australia and to be honest, I thought I’d been back here a lot longer than a month! Been quite a busy time… Note to all, if you are going to leave your business for over a month, then don’t do it between [&hellip

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Business | Finance – Caribbean stock exchanges should target Diaspora

Caribbean stock exchanges should target Diaspora THE recently concluded 9th Jamaica Stock Exchange Conference held at the Pegasus Hotel in Kingston, drew attention to companies that should increasing look to the regional bourses to finance their operations. However Denis St Bernard, director of the Caribbean Enterprise Network UK (CENUK)/Priority Group believes that Caribbean exchanges should [&hellip

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Business | Success – The Secret Formula for Living a Great Life

  I discovered something quite unexpected last week. Something I would have happily traveled 10 times around the world for. I witnessed a masterclass in living from the most remarkable people I have ever met. The irony is that I hadn’t planned or expected to meet anyone so remarkable. I ended up in Rajasthan, India, [&hellip

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Business | Success – To be healthy and wealthy – be wise

To be healthy and wealthy – be wise You may know that as economies grow richer the population spends a greater proportion of their wealth on their health. The trouble in the UK, where health services are free, is that there is an infinite demand for them and so provision must be rationed. One economically [&hellip

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Business | Sucess – Sell Yourself

A lot of SME entrepreneurs are too modest, or don’t appreciate the value of making their own face the image of their company. I was given this same advice in my IT company 20 years ago and guess what I did? I dismissed it. I thought it was too egotistical and the wrong image for [&hellip

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Business | Success – Good luck is Opportunity meeting Preparedness

Good luck is Opportunity meeting Preparedness. This is as true in business as every other aspect of life. It’s a simple philosophy but apply it to your business and you will see the results If you do not agree, try going for a month being unprepared for anything and completely disorganised,don’t do the filing, don’t [&hellip

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Business | SEO – SEO Fast Page 1 Ranking Case Study

SEO Fast Page 1 Ranking Case Study I love it when we get fast wins for our clients This week we’ve had 2! We ranked one of our clients for a VERY competitive keyword in 3 weeks and we’re now Google partners! First up we’re now ROARlocal Google partners! YAY for us!! We’ve had to [&hellip

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Export & International Trade With Steve Parker Part 2 – Webinar

Many years ago, export success often depended on your ability to find and work with a good agent or distributor. Now the secret is to access and develop several routes to market, as well as establish effective sales and marketing channels. The aim of this webinar by Steve Parker, is to open your mind to [&hellip

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Business | Success – Top 10 Tips to Starting an eCommerce Business

Top 10 Tips to Starting an eCommerce Business Starting any kind of business can be really difficult but with eCommerce booming, there is so much competition that it is making it even harder for businesses in the world of eCommerce. As I have an eCommerce business, I understand how hard it really can be so [&hellip

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Business | Success – Privacy is Dead. Long Live Transparency!

Privacy is Dead. Long Live Transparency! I grew up in a small island community, where everybody knew one another and privacy did not really exist. I often joke about how this accident of upbringing provided me with great training for the future. Privacy is a relatively recent thing. Long before we started to cut ourselves [&hellip

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