Getting back on my feet

Well, things are slowly returning to normal in Scotland and it feels good. So, I have promised myself I’ll get back into writing up this blog. To be fair, I haven’t been sitting on my backside watching telly all day during this lockdown, I have been working on three big projects. Plus I had aContinue reading “Getting back on my feet”


Why It’s Important to Keep Your Business’ Social Media Profile Going Just Now

The Corona Virus is having an unprecedented affect on all our lives. And many small businesses are suffering due to the lockdown, some irreparably. This is just a quick blog post on why you, as a business owner, should still be keeping your business’ social media going. You may think it’s a waste of timeContinue reading “Why It’s Important to Keep Your Business’ Social Media Profile Going Just Now”

It’s such a strange time just now

Hello, how are you all? Hopefully, you’re all doing okay. This is my first post on this website for a few weeks. Truthfully, the whole Corona Virus thing just pulled the rug from under my feet, like it did everyone else, and it’s taken me a wee while to adjust to the new way ofContinue reading “It’s such a strange time just now”

A hectic week being a social media guru

Jeezo, the weeks are flying in. I can’t believe it’s halfway through March already. And it’s been such a worrying week with the Corona virus taking hold everywhere. I’ve gotten over the lurgy, but have had such a busy week that I’m writing this blog almost into the next week. So, last week a women’sContinue reading “A hectic week being a social media guru”

Some inspirational quotes from inspirational people

So, I’m a member of a local business women’s group in my area and I’ve set up their Facebook pages (Women Rocking Business Helensburgh and Lomond). As we have only just started, we don’t have a lot of interaction on the page yet, so I was thinking up ways to make the page interesting. ThisContinue reading “Some inspirational quotes from inspirational people”

Why I did Pinterest and Instagram Training with Business Gateway

Well, I put my money where my mouth is (see a previous post about why Pinterest is so good for business) and did some training on Pinterest and Instagram last week. Provided (for free) by Business Gateway, the morning training session took place near where I live and consisted of a whirlwind guide to bothContinue reading “Why I did Pinterest and Instagram Training with Business Gateway”

King is leaving Facebook

Author Stephen King is quitting Facebook according to a tweet he put out on Twitter today. Concerned with what he called the “flood of false information that’s allowed in its political advertising” and the social media platform’s ability to “protect its users’ privacy”, King announced the move and then encouraged fans to follow him onContinue reading “King is leaving Facebook”

Why Pinterest is so great for business

If you are a business looking for the best ways of reaching potential customers, have you thought about Pinterest? With 300 million monthly active users, 81% of which are female, Pinterest is a must for any business offering lifestyle or creative type services, particularly those for women. Founded by Ben Silbermann, Paul Sciarra, and EvanContinue reading “Why Pinterest is so great for business”