Nicola Jayne Little

Digital: Using LinkedIn to your advantage

Digital: Using LinkedIn to your advantage

  LinkedIn is the business-to-business platform that you want to represent yourself well on. I’m not saying you want to look shabby anywhere else, but LinkedIn is packed with business owners and professionals who you’ll want to impress. Simply, LinkedIn is all about you. Your personal profile is all about BRAND YOU! Think about your […]

What does success look like anyway?

What does success look like anyway?

When we think of success in business terms, we tend to think about multi-million pound turnovers, high-profit margins and lots of staff. Every year I glance at the regional and national awards wondering why the measure of success tends to focus on turnover, financial growth and how many staff have been employed. I get it, […]

Let’s Talk About Money – The Jargon

Let’s Talk About Money – The Jargon

Let’s Talk About Money – The Jargon Cash flow – arguably the most important aspect of managing money? It is often said that ‘cash flow can kill small businesses’ and so it is vital that the business owner or person in charge of finances (whether we are self-employed or running a limited company) keeps a […]

Sales tips and hints from Nevil Tynemouth

Sales tips and hints from Nevil Tynemouth

I love the stories that people tell themselves! “I hate selling. I am no good at sales. I don’t like sales. I don’t want to sell. Does that sound familiar?” We don’t have a choice but to sell if we want our businesses to survive. These hints and tips from Nevil Tynemouth, New Results Training, should set […]

Be a MINT Networker

Be a MINT Networker

Networking. Love it or loathe it, it is a rite of passage for every small business owner. The tales we tell one another about networking; which meetings have been brilliant, which not-so-good, which meetings we’d absolutely never go back to. And how we felt! Energised, shy, frustrated and ecstatic, we all have our networking stories. […]

Digital: 10 Steps to Your Digital Plan

Digital: 10 Steps to Your Digital Plan

Just because you’re running a small business, doesn’t mean you can’t ACT big!

To help you stop wasting your very precious time, read through these tips and see how many you’ve already put into place and how many you can follow to getting your digital plan written down and making sure social media marketing hits the spot…

Celebrate your success

Just wanted to remind you to do this. No matter how small your success is, make sure to stop and celebrate it.
Every single little win is important when you run your own business on your own. Keep it up #MINTbizclub…