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7 steps to business start up – introduction

Seven steps to heaven (or at least starting your business)… This is my view on what you need to do to start up a business, I’ve been to many seminars, workshops etc and read a lot of books about starting … Continue reading

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Business card

I’ve finally got around to sorting out a business card. I could have gone for a simple text only card, with maybe a small logo. However that leaves a large area of white space, so as my other business, and … Continue reading

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Headshots for fun or profit?

  When you meet somebody you have about 30 seconds to make a good first impression, but what about on-line? When you interact via social networks the first thing people will look at is your “avatar” (headshot) and whether they … Continue reading

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What type of website do you need?

All companies need a website, but not all companies need the same type of website. In this internet age you need to have a website, but how far you go is dependant on what you want your website to achieve. … Continue reading

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Incentive!

I like Thelwell cartoons and it’s become a trademark for me to always include a Thelwell cartoon in my presentations. This interpretation of a cartoon is on Incentive, with the right incentive (good or bad) people (customers, staff, etc.) can … Continue reading

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P is for Perception

Anybody who has done any marketing training will know about the 4 “P’s”, Product, Place, Price, and Promotion. This is sometimes extended to 5 “P’s” by adding People (or resource) which unless you’ve invented a fully automated business run by … Continue reading

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Hello

Hi welcome to the “Jumare” blog. This blog is dedicated to help and advice for new small business start-ups. Having recently gone through, and continuing to go through, this process myself I hope to provide some blogs posts that will … Continue reading

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