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Stop the favouriting – it’s time to engage on Twitter

In the world of Twitter I tend to find myself hoping to have great engaging conversations for both myself and my clients. However, when I see so many favourites but less engagements happening I want to shout “get someone to do this right for you” at the people just...

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Making a copy of your ultimate clients

We all have them, either in a solo or a little number - the perfect client. The one who always pays on time, gives you enough warning to a new project and gives you the chance to share your own ideas about how to make their requirements into even more awesome finished...

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How to create an enewsletter schedule that rocks

It's all well and good that you have a list of happy customers and connections that have actually said they want to receive your email notifications, but how do you get inspired to create them? I have found a few top tips that I tend to follow to keep my sane when...

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Why holiday cover could help your business grow

Phew, what a long title but I promise you it's a good'un. Why? Well, because you need to take a blooming holiday. If you chose to read this then you are probably thinking of the holidays you want to have, as long as they have WiFi at the resort, and you remember all...

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Your Wednesday Motivator

When you run your own business it can be tough to stay motivated, these short and sweet pieces are just a few things I use to help me stay motivated during the week. I thought I would share the three things that help me when I start feeling lower in energy or...

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How can someone else do your social media?

Social Media - the online marketing tool that business owners want to utilise but, in all honesty, don't have the time. However, to get someone else in to help you with your social media profiles can be a little worrying. You must be asking yourself "how can they...

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Your Wednesday Motivator

Feeling the real effects of a midweek slump? A short little boost to keep you going here from Amethyst HQ, last week it was some of my favourite quotes, this week a great video to keep you...

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5 tips on delegating

That's it, you need a hand with all this rubbish you've been spending your precious time on, which, actually, has been stopping you from doing the stuff you truly got into business for. What do you do?! Well, of course I'd love you to come to me here at Amethyst PA -...

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