MYTH: If I write it they will come; REALITY: No they won’t

I've been wandering round a few blogs recently because of various activities I've been involved in, I've also been social media spotting too and there seems to be a bit of theme developing. Perhaps I ought to explain further before…

Social Media: Age vs Experience, does it really matter?

There is great debate that takes place among those who work online and its premise is that the younger you are, the better you 'get' social media. I'd like to consider and challenge some of the basic assumptions that this…

Please help me to help you get your message and writing to a wider audience

I'm going to make a huge assumption here and that is that you are hoping that your writing will eventually pay off in some way and that you aren't doing this just for the love of writing. I could be…

So, here’s a personal story about how social media works in practice to give you and your business exposure

Here's a simple story of how social media works in practice and how I found a new supplier on Facebook quite by accident. Things to Note First: I also run a social enterprise called The Hysterectomy Association. We have a Facebook…

Social Media Recruitment Report

Despite the vast amounts of money spent on advertising the availability of radio for rescruitment - only 3% of our respondents had used in the last 12 months. Social media was 6% MORE popular than traditional advertising. Almost 70% of the respondents reported that their cost per hire was less than £1000. Unsurprisingly perhaps, this reflects the reduced costs were cited as the biggest drivers towards the use of Social Media