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Voice search and its impact on website content

With the rise of voice assistants and the fact that mobile search now exceeds desktop search in most sectors, voice search will only increase.
Jonathan Saipe
Jonathan Saipe
Emarketeers
Posted on: 25.01.18
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Why people won't see your business Facebook posts

In the volatile landscape of social media, the ground has shifted once again. For businesses on Facebook, this means they will have to change tactics if they want to thrive, or even survive, on the...
Posted on: 12.01.18
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Q&A with Karen Blackett OBE - Chairwoman at MediaCom
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UWE , in partnership with Business West, runs an annual lecture series that brings top business leaders to Bristol. We caught up with Karen Blackett OBE, Chairwoman at MediaCom , before she gave her...
Lynn Barlow
Lynn Barlow
Posted on: 18.12.17
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Why even a brand new business should have clear cornerstones
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It’s not always the first thing that comes to mind post-business plan, but establishing company values is just as important for a one-man band as it is for a workforce of thousands.
Paul Fitzpatrick
Paul Fitzpatrick
Rose Island Ltd
Posted on: 24.10.17
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Unifying your online and offline marketing to boost growth

Many new business owners decide to look after their offline marketing and pay a freelancer or agency to take care of all of the tricky online stuff that they don’t have time for. However, what looks...
Yesim Nicholson
Yesim Nicholson
Posted on: 01.10.17
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Keeping your small business compliant with GDPR

The impending introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in May next year will not come as a surprise, but how do you keep your small business compliant?
Paul O'Collins
Paul O'Collins
EEN South West
Posted on: 29.09.17
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How can you use storytelling to grow your business?

Storytelling is the content marketing buzzword of the moment. But how can you incorporate it into your marketing strategy?
Yesim Nicholson
Yesim Nicholson
Posted on: 24.09.17
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Preview of this autumn's Gloucestershire business events

It's business breakfasts, MP roundtables and export workshops galore this autumn in Gloucestershire.
Ian Mean
Ian Mean
Business West
Posted on: 06.09.17
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What is the GDPR and how will it impact your business?

The impending introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in May next year will not come as a revelation to most people. It is the biggest overhaul in data protection law in almost...
Lauren Danks
Lauren Danks
Bevan Brittan LLP
Posted on: 25.08.17
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