Small Business Blog


Small business start-up & business growth advice

FEB 02: The 3 Components Of High Impact Marketing

Creating really effective, high impact marketing, is maybe not as hard as you might think. And, it not just about having a great idea... although that certainly helps! It’s actually about three things which that we can all understand and manage as business owners. The...

read more

FEB 09: Putting Your Brand To Work

Most businesses understand the benefits of a powerful brand, in terms of providing competitive differentiation. But far fewer really see their brand being anything more that just their logo or identity. And when it comes to creating marketing or communications...

read more

Feb 16th: Taking the next step – with Adrian Brown

We all have great ideas big plans and dreams and then life gets in the way. When you start your own business there are many steps to take. And we all get stuck sometimes! Adrian helps you identify the brick wall and helps you come up with simple steps to get into...

read more

MAR 09: Death Of A CEO. Essential Business Lessons.

This may be a rather dramatic title for a Hub talk, but the lessons learnt from a recent real life story are worth paying attention to. You may have read the news on 31st December when Richard Cousins, CEO of Compass, was killed in an aircraft accident in Sydney...

read more

Mar 16th: Snap: images that drive sales

As business owners and consumers, we’re constantly bombarded with imagery every day; in magazines, newspaper, posters, window displays, leaflets, billboards, websites, social media, emails, and TV adverts. To adapt and survive, we’ve become adept at reading the visual...

read more

MAR 23: Pixel-Power. The Secret To Facebook Success

If you've wondered why some businesses make a fortune using Facebook advertising, whilst other fail to get any real results… the answer is simple. It’s the Facebook Pixel. The Facebook Pixel is where all the magic happens. It’s the key to building a highly targeted...

read more