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The Power of Social Media – Using Twitter when trading stocks and shares

June 6, 2016

Investing in stocks and shares was once the privilege of the wealthy, money went to money and it was like for many years until the internet arrived and trading online opened up the stock market to ordinary people and gave them the opportunity to make their fortunes, or as in most cases just a better…

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3 innovative ways to raise cash for your business – without asking the bank

July 1, 2015

Great ideas alone are never sufficient when it comes to getting a new business off the ground. You will need to draw up a budget, raise capital and have some money in reserve for stock or unforeseen emergencies. Here are three ideas for accessing cash. Logbook Loans Sometimes the bank just doesn’t make a decision…

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Business Forecasting Methods to grow your Business

June 19, 2015

Business forecasting is essential for making business plans, so that your management can make informed decisions regarding the company’s future, to ensure that you have sustainability. It gives you a better understanding of the market and current climate, so that you can adjust your products, services and sales accordingly to stay ahead or to keep…

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The True Cost of Unused Software in Business.

April 28, 2015

Anyone who has a business knows and understands the costs that come with it, so why are so many businesses spending money on software that is hardly or never used? The below infographic shows just how much unused software is costing businesses across the UK and US. Provided by 1E

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Where you should be investing your hard-earned salary

February 17, 2015

Money doesn’t grow on trees, which is why it’s important to look after your earnings. While saving is one option – via a traditional savings account or (preferably) a tax-free cash ISA – you might also decide investing is an option you want to consider. By investing your money can go up as well as…

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The Principles of Contagious Content: Social Currency.

July 25, 2014

Why do some things catch on and what makes some content more contagious? Is it down to luck or is some content just more viral worthy? Hundreds of research hours have been dedicated to solving this mystery and the findings show that there are six key principles to creating contagious content. Lets have a look…

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Financial Markets and Social Media.

February 2, 2014

Since the explosion of the internet the financial markets have now opened up to everyone who wish to trade to make money, it has become as easy as placing a bet on the horses. It is now possible to trade or invest short term at the touch of a button, whether a profit is gained…

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Social Media Tips for Financial Services.

January 2, 2014

Social Media can be a complicated and somewhat daunting marketing avenue to explore for those in the finance industry with varied regulatory and bureaucratic processes that can hault the adoption of Facebook, Linkedin and Twitter or cause delays in implementation. Just like any other industry, social media can yield strong growth online for businesses so…

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