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Here you will find a collection of home-grown blog content as well as contributions from guest bloggers; all regarded as experts in their specialist fields.

Aug 31, 2021
A guest blog by Lee Jackson, Agency Trailblazer
Small achievable actions lead to big change
Aug 2, 2021
A guest blog by Bharat Panchal, C4 Secure
Bridging an organisation’s islands of identity
Jul 19, 2021
A guest blog by Hayley White, VirtuVA
Use technology to become more organised
Jun 29, 2021
Not all membership groups are the same. It seems there’s some misinterpretation about membership groups and the way they actually operate. 
Not All Membership Groups Are The Same
May 14, 2021
What's important to you? The number of people at a business networking meeting or the quality of the attendees?
Is Networking About Quality Or Quantity?
Apr 20, 2021
There seems to be a nervousness about narrowing down your ideal target market - so let's explore that!
What’s The Point Of Defining A Target Market?
Mar 9, 2021
A guest blog by Robin Kirkley, Vizeo Media
Stories build bridges
Feb 9, 2021
A guest blog by accountant and tax specialist Roger Eddowes, Essendon Accounts & Tax .
How a virtual financial director can boost your business growth
Jan 22, 2021
Having enough saved for retirement is a key concern for most people.  As reported by Sky News , the minimum recommended retirement income for a single person is around £10,200, while a...
Are you making enough for a comfortable retirement?
Jan 18, 2021
A guest blog by career coach Kirti Patel, Career Inspiration
Taking a considered leap of faith: thinking of becoming self-employed?
Jan 4, 2021
So how would a small business owner find time for personal development if they can’t even find time to keep their business on track?
When did YOU last learn anything new?
Nov 6, 2020
A guest blog by digital marketing expert Christina Robinson, Green Umbrella Marketing . You can also tune into her podcast: Christina Talks . 
Is email marketing effective?
Nov 4, 2020
A guest blog by solicitor Steven Mather .
The importance of reviewing business contracts before signing them
Oct 23, 2020
A guest blog by accountant Paul Marks of Michael Paul Accountants .
How to choose your accountant
Oct 9, 2020
A guest blog by qualified chartered accountant Ruth Chettle, Canary Accounting
Are you making the most of ‘Trivial Benefits’?
Sep 24, 2020
A guest blog by team performance coach and mentor Mhairi Richardson, Tomrom  
How to gain trust and why it matters
Sep 13, 2020
A guest blog by graphic designer and Canva expert Marie-Louise O'Neill, Lovely Evolution
Personal growth books that have changed my business (and my life)
Aug 28, 2020
A guest blog by events photographer Charles Jones .
A memory not your own - why do you need event photography?
Aug 14, 2020
A guest blog by Steven Mather Solicitor , a specialist business lawyer with specific expertise in redundancies having helped hundreds of employees and employers through the process.
Need to make redundancies but don’t know where to start?
Aug 6, 2020
A guest blog by marketing expert Kevin Robinson, 13 Media .
Who did you say you were again? Exploding the 'authenticity' myth
Jul 20, 2020
A guest blog by social media expert Laura-Anne Williams, Get Social
LinkedIn - Do you give more than you take?
Jul 13, 2020
This year has been a rollercoaster ride of unusual events. At the beginning of the year a pandemic came and impacted the nations and businesses worldwide. 
Is Virtual Networking going to replace physical networking?
Jul 3, 2020
A guest blog by Gary Thorpe, The Debt Doctor - cash flow and credit control coach.
5 Steps to Exterminate the Virus of Late Payment
Jun 19, 2020
A guest blog by Matthew Goude, Zincbooks - a proactive accountant specialising in supporting those businesses in the trades.
Survive and thrive in your first year in business
Jun 2, 2020
A guest blog by Julie Futcher,  The Sales Manager - sales training and consultancy experts.
Ramping up your Sales Planning - the Importance of a Softly, Softly Approach to Restarting your Business
Apr 24, 2020
A guest blog post by Biophilic designer*  Sean Clegg of  Tiny Jungle . (*You're going to look that up right?!)
Is nature your missing resource?
Apr 10, 2020
A guest blog post by accomplished copywriter and avid networker Stephen Church  of Copywriter Pro .
Tales of an unnatural networker
Mar 23, 2020
A guest blog post by social media and digital marketing expert Pam Taylor of Green Umbrella Marketing .
Blogging rules to live by

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