I have been trying to get more followers for my small business for some time now and didn’t have much success until around 6 months ago. My friend Michael Briese has an Instagram account which has a huge amount of following and that is just a personal account, I could never work out where I was going wrong. Eventually I’d had enough and decided to dedicate a lot of time in to finding out just how I could go about getting more followers across the various mediums of social media and I thought that I would share my findings with…

Having a bright idea is one thing, turning into a business is admirable but actually getting it off the ground and turning it into a profit making machine is quite another and many people have tried and failed in the past. I you are in the early stages of starting a business then it is important that you so not get discouraged by the failures of many. Yes it’s true that over 50% of start ups fail within their first three years but if you fixate on this then you could be doomed to fail before you have even started.…

Any business that has plenty of people within it with great leadership qualities is going in the right direction to find success. Leadership qualities are rare to find in a member of staff and unless you have hired someone who is a natural born leader then the responsibility will be on your shoulders to upscale your workforce, seek out the potential leaders and give them the correct training and support that they need in order to boost their leadership skills. Haris Ahmed is a business leadership expert and he regularly works with a wide range of companies and enterprises throughout…

Whether you are fitting out a bathroom in a period property or seeking an unusual theme for a modern home, a vintage design can be a great way to achieve a look that is unique and stylish. And it can often be achieved without breaking the bank. A vintage theme does not necessarily mean you have to put up with old fashioned technology and fittings – a most impressive vintage look can still be achieved while at the same time enjoying modern comforts of contemporary bathroom fixtures and fittings from a company like Better Bathrooms. Defining vintage The phrase actually…

For any website or blog, the need for lots of well written content cannot be overstated for its ability to attract and keep readers returning. But there are components of content that are just as important as quality writing and these have as much or more impact on getting people to your site. The other main component is ensuring that your content is SEO friendly. In fact this component is so important that it warrants you to even go back and rewrite your existing content so that it is also SEO friendly. SEO or Search Engine Optimization is the Internet…

One of the most expressive and artistic ways to play the guitar is to play a solo through improvisation. You may have heard of people like Scott Henderson, who are not just performers that people look up to, but who even teach improvisation as well! When someone learns to improvise, they can truly demonstrate their creativity, technique, skill, and precision, entertaining their audience and truly blowing the listeners’ minds. Tips and Techniques for Guitar Improv Guitar improvisation is not easy, however. It is a style in its own right, and it has numerous techniques that people have to become aware…

When you tell a top manager that they should listen to their employees, ALL their employees, they get a look of intense fear in their eyes. They worry that, if everyone is allowed to speak through a crowdsourcing software platform, it will be taken over by unhappy employees, and customers, using it as a soundboard for complaints. At the same time, they worry that nothing will come out of this practice that can actually be implemented, and, as a result, they dismiss the process out of hands. It is a known fact, however, that engaged employees and customers are happier,…

Most people eventually notice that their computers start to slow down as time goes by. Although this process normally happens gradually, you may not realize it at first until it is apparent enough. Odds are your Mac is going to start slowing down at some point or other, but the good news is that there are steps that you can take to increase its speed. If you want to speed up Mac and restore its performance levels, here are a few things that you should try: Clean out ‘junk’ and unnecessary files from your hard drive. If your hard drive…

If you think the fun of riding motorcycles is only for the guys, think again. It is not uncommon to see more and more women taking to motorcycles these days. As a result, don’t always assume the person under the helmet is a male. With more women enjoying the thrill and excitement of motorcycles, marketing is endless. From those selling motorcycles, clothing and helmets, there are various chances to market. That said how should businesses in the motorcycle industry market to ladies nationwide? Getting the Attention of Female Motorcyclists To best reach women, marketers have a myriad of possibilities at…

  Loans can be very beneficial to us in times of financial need. However, when we continue to borrow money from different financial resources, we end up paying out more for these high-priced loans than we originally intended. Over time, loans and credit card debt will end up costing you more than you think. Therefore, it is a good idea to understand what the true cost of borrowing is before you out a loan. This can help protect you from making too many financial mistakes in the future decide to take. Pay Close Attention to the Terms of the Loan  The terms…