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Don’t call me fluffy!

Posted on Wednesday, June 24th, 2015

Don’t call me Fluffy! Posted by Tiga Communications | 16/06/2015 By Elise Rappoport If I had a penny for every time I’d heard someone refer to marketers and PRs as ‘fluffy and weak’, I could have bought myself 10 of those lint removing machines and hired a personal trainer. To make matters worse, The Value of…

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Is the UK Economy ‘On the Up’?

Posted on Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015

Looking back, for a moment, over the last twelve months or so we have seen periods of the fastest growth since 2007. The UK economy grew by 2.6% during 2014 – the biggest growth since 2007 and far better than the 1.7% growth in 2013. The downside is that the growth in the last few…

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Small businesses from any location or sector in the UK can apply to take part in this year’s Small Biz 100. Small Business Saturday is the UK’s most successful small business campaign. Last year 16.5 million adults supported a small business on Small Business Saturday, with 64% of the UK aware of the campaign. The…

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Top 10 tips to super-charge your content

Posted on Thursday, June 18th, 2015

  1. Research the keywords and keyphrases your potential customers are using when searching online and make sure you include them in your content. 2. Provide information that is useful and helpful to prospective customers – they don’t want to feel they’re being sold to.  Give them impartial tips and advice that will help them…

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Exhibition do’s and don’ts

Posted on Thursday, June 18th, 2015

With the Kent B2B Ashford just around the corner we’ve compiled a list of 10 do’s and don’ts to make your exhibition a success. And if you’re attending as a delegate then see how many you can spot on the day. Do set goals and targets. Before the exhibition ask yourself what is your purpose…

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Angel’s Swim School

Posted on Thursday, June 18th, 2015

Angela’s Swim School, a well established swim school offering tuition for all the family  was franchised in December 2013 and is always on the lookout for indoor pool space in the County.  We currently teach in schools (both private and state), hotels, hospitals, day care centres and private residences.  Please can you help us in…

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Who’s controlling your brand?

Posted on Thursday, June 18th, 2015

Who’s controlling your brand? It scares me to think how much has changed since I started my career.  I don’t think I’ve been around that long until I see the look of disbelief when I tell people, younger than me, that I used to have to jump on a plane to New York (courtesy of…

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VAT rate for energy saving technology breaches EU law

Posted on Thursday, June 18th, 2015

Firms that supply or install solar panels, draught proofing or other energy-saving technology in residential properties may have to start charging VAT at the standard rate, following a ruling by the European Court of Justice (ECJ). Since 2001, the supply and installation of energy-saving technology in UK residential properties has been subject to the reduced…

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Exporting to Morocco: Opportunities & Support Webinar

Posted on Wednesday, June 17th, 2015

Are you interested in accessing burgeoning import/export markets? The British Chamber of Commerce for Morocco are conducting  a webinar on “Exporting to Morocco: Opportunities & Support” on 30.06.15 from 11:00am-12:00pm (UK and Morocco time). Our webinar will host as expert guest speakers and among them Mr Stephen Orr, Vice President of BOMBARDIER, a multinational company…

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Business Listing Scam – Bogus Court Bailiff

Posted on Monday, June 15th, 2015

KCC Trading Standards have received a report of a scam involving cold calling by a business listing directory in which the customer verbally enters into an agreement and pays a fee. Subsequently after a period of time the customer receives a call demanding money for continuing the advert which if it is not paid the…

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