Tag Archives: free business tools

7 Levers to Business Growth

 A blog I recently posted in LinkedIn. received great comments, some of which asked me about the all important “Why?” that should first be answered before any business development can successfully start.  This “why” is included in my PROCESS growth … Continue reading

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From Fledgling to Soaring in the clouds of social media

Social media can appear far too complicated, with its acronyms such as SEO, terms such as Google Rankings, keywords and backlinks and tools including bing, hootsuite, Pinit and so on. This blog outlines what I did and found that works. Continue reading

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5 Free Financial Online Tools

In supporting the growth of my smaller clients’ businesses, I am frequently asked which online tools could automate their financial processes. Why? Standardising, automating and integrating processes saves time, increases effiiciency and gives a more professional look. Here are a few of them. Continue reading

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More useful tools

I attended a seminar and a conference this week and learnt about some new technologies that are really useful for business. One helps find finance or a better return if you are looking to invest. The other is the next step for social media. Just getting to grips with LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter? The “geeks” have already moved on! Continue reading

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3 Free Project Management Tools

As businesses grow, there is a move from a “manage it all in your head” status to a need for a more robust project management approach, particularly when the size of your team also starts to grow and you need to understand and manage budgets and time. Why? If you don’t measure, the risk of spending more time and resources on activities will undermine your profitability and limit growth. I have been asked for my recommendations on some good free project management tools. Here are 3 free tools that I have come across plus 2 other well-known and low-cost options. Continue reading

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How to Create a Blog – Part 2 – Planning

In Part 1 of How to Create a Blog, I listed the 5 key questions that define a strategy.  The answers to these questions will ensure that the blog has a clear purpose and can be created with that purpose … Continue reading

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3 Top Tools from the archives

I have had numerous conversations over the last few weeks during which my followers talk about a challenge that I have found can be solved via a tool I have mentioned in an older blog.  So, here are 3 top … Continue reading

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