Why spreadsheets?

We run workshops covering the basics of spreadsheets.  During one of these we covered the question "why spreadsheets?" Spreadsheets are…

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A new vishing attempt

A new vishing attempt
Be sure you know who is ringing you

We know about"vishing" (voice phishing) phone calls but would we fall for one? We had a new variant this week.…

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Be prepared!

This week we have been busy preparing for our "Email marketing with MailChimp" workshop. We are running it through the Small Business Clinic to a sold-out audience at Upper Newton Farmhouse on Thursday, so we need to be ready. Doing all the preparation has reminded us of a lesson that everyone should take heed of when they start something new: BE PREPARED!

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Is your email address letting you down?

Is your email address letting you down?
Could I trust this organisation?

What is your business email? I cannot be the only person who looks at emails addresses. How many emails do you get from "major" web design/ digital/ development companies in India ... with an email address @gmail.com or @outlook.com? At a networking event, you can look at the attendees list and pick out new/ micro businesses by the email addresses. Some people have set up a separate email address for their company: others look like they are using their home email account.

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