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7 reasons why entrepreneurs should use LinkedIn

LinkedIn is described as the professional networking platform for social media.  It is certainly not a place solely inhabited by recruitment agencies and job hunters.  Social Media Examiner’s annual social media report (2017) states that 79% of B2B marketers use LinkedIn. In the past year I have been spending time engaging on LinkedIn, and building up my […]

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How should your small business use social media?

How should your small business use social media? The simple fact is that your potential client or customer is using social media.  With approximately 40 million people in the UK having social media accounts, your business cannot afford to ignore social media. The main questions you want to consider are: What social media platform is […]

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Social Bee Podcast Episode 30 – using LinkedIn with Cathy Wassell

Episode 30 – how can you use LinkedIn to grow your network? With Cathy Wassell. Cathy Wassell runs Socially Contented, a social media consultancy. She helps businesses with social media strategy, training and management. I wanted to bring Cathy onto the podcast to talk about how to use LinkedIn to raise your profile and grow […]

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Taking the first step

I listen to podcasts ALL the time… I find them inspirational, educational and I can fit them into my life – walking the dog, going for a run or driving in the car in between meetings and picking up the kids. I have abandoned the car radio.. (sorry Women’s Hour and Kerry McLean…) Today I […]

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LinkedIn – making connections

When it comes to LinkedIn, many people sum it up as Facebook for professionals, a platform designed on building relationships and making business connections. And they are right! LinkedIn is an excellent tool for finding like-minded individuals with the industry or job experience that you are interested in or require. Just like Facebook ‘friends’, or […]