Snapchat for Business: A Guide for Marketers

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If you’re not familiar with Snapchat—the social network with more than 150 million users—here’s what you need to know: a person or brand on Snapchat can send photos and videos, called Snaps, to their friends and followers. These Snaps can then be viewed for up to 10 seconds before they disappear. Colorful filters, face-swapping effects, messaging, and other playful functions … Read More

Fun – don’t talk to me about fun!

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There’s a noticeable current trend for injecting fun into the workplace. Some companies opt for table tennis tables in the centre of the office, with more extreme examples such as puppies, ball-pits and slides also being reported. All well and good – work should be enjoyable, and workers are at their most productive when they’re happy – but here at United … Read More

Why the new Apprenticeship Levy matters to us all

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In April, the way the Government funds apprenticeships in England is changing and many businesses will find themselves facing new obligations. However, many business people still find themselves confused as to what effect the new Apprenticeship Levy will have on them. Put simply, the levy requires all employers operating in the UK with a pay bill of more than £3 … Read More

Global uncertainty means calm heads are needed

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Leading foreign exchange experts Infinity International has highlighted the impact of ongoing uncertainty on investors as the world continues to experience turbulent times. The UK-based company says that a whole host of factors from Donald Trump to Brexit means that uncertainty is rife. Infinity International analyst Perry Asforis said: “People just are not being given the chance to settle. Every … Read More

WHAT IS A “LION” ON LINKEDIN?

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You’ve seen it before…the acronym “LION” proudly displayed on a LinkedIn member’s headline. What does it mean? Should you become a LION? The acronym L-I-O-N stands for LinkedIn Open Networker. LIONs are LinkedIn members open to networking with everyone, previously known or not. The LION generally accepts every invitation request to connect or, at the least, will not click the … Read More

UK Twitter Networking Hashtags

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There are hundreds of “hours” or Online Networking events on Twitter where you can join in and tweet your businesses or find a business you may need. Below is a timetable of popular hashtags that occur weekly in the UK Everyday #UKBizLunch  12PM-1PM GMT (for those people lucky enough to take a lunch break) #BizHour  Mon-Fri 2-3PM GMT – a … Read More