Category Archives: Small Business Ponderings

Learn how to create your own mobile apps – no coding required

Ever had a killer idea for an app but come unstuck when it comes to making it actually happen? Then we have just the course for you: a new rapid DIY mobile app development course for non-techies… You can do …
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Humanising recruitment in a world of big data

I’m always fascinated to read articles on recruitment and keep abreast of trends in digital communications hiring. This week, it was an article by Guy Kawasaki, former chief evangelist of Apple, that got me thinking. In Ten steps to master the art of …
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Ten Motivators for your Writing and your Life

If you’re feeling the blahs, which is understandable during this late stage of this long winter (with my apologies to those of you in the southern hemisphere), there is one cure I know works for me: writing! Of course, if …
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Other People's Conferences

I just got back from a day in Copenhagen, from an industry-sector conference of one of our clients. I hear so much resistance to this because of time, etc., but honestly, I love to go to conferences outside of my …
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Don't Hire Someone Until You've Seen Them Eat Dinner

I like to follow big profile, successful business people on the web to see how they do it. I can’t be alone there. I find biographies, especially about people who weather tough circumstances and pull themselves up by their own …
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