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So where do we go from here? (How to grow your online business)

So where do we go from here? You've started your business, overcome initial problems, found a number of excellent customers and things are ticking along nicely. However, you're not really growing at all. Where do you go next? Many businesses plateau at a certain level and it can be challenging to know how to make them grow....
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Book Review: Go Set A Watchman by Harper Lee

I almost hesitate to add to the flurry of reviews and discussion that has surrounded the publication of this novel. Released with all the anticipation of the last Harry Potter, this has to be the book with the most hype of the year! Even before the release, spoilers announced that Atticus Finch was to be revealed as...
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What is your purpose?

We have spoken before about knowing your audience when you write anything business related (or even personally related come to that). Linked to knowing your audience is knowing your purpose. Over the next few months, our writing tips blog post - published on the third Friday of each month - will focus on the different purposes of  business writing...
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Is fear sabotaging your marketing efforts?

Last month we asked if marketing had become a dirty word for small businesses and suggested some solutions. If you're a small-business owner and are still not comfortable with marketing, it may be worth asking yourself if something else is holding you back. Some people avoid marketing their businesses...
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