Small Business Network Muswell Hill Meeting Report June 2012

June 26, 2012 in Business Networking, Meetings, Muswell Hill Meetings, Small Business Advice, Small Business Networking, Small Business PR

23 people attended this June Muswell Hill meeting, including new members Idit Gold, who runs singing groups in Highgate and Islington, and Karen Knott who offers coaching to women in midlife.

Practitioner Jo Tocher, who specialises in helping people with ME, arrived with a noticeable glow and aura of wellness – apparently this was due to having just had a Chi Reflexology session with Louise Exeter!

During the One Minute Go Round, cake maker Debby Sass asked for feedback on her new paper decorative stars, whilst feng shui expert Chrissie Parker gave her tip of the month: to keep electromagnetic devices like mobiles and clock radios to an absolute minimum in the bedroom: time and again she has seen their removal solve long term sleep problems.

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Offline Marketing – Still Relevant for Small Businesses?

June 12, 2012 in Marketing, Small Business

by Marcia MacLeod

I’m advertising my magazine, Your Allotment, in three local newspapers this month. In a world dominated by email, web sites and social media, some people might consider anyone who uses off-line marketing channels for their small business to be crazy, or, if they want to be polite, behind the times – but there are actually several reasons for bucking the trend.

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