ArchivesCategory: Business Advice

06Jul

I’ll say it once, but I’m sure that I’ll say it another 1000 times before the end of the week. Asking people to ‘Like and Share’ is stopping your business being seen on Facebook. This is just a little unknown fact that every small business needs to know. There is a crucial reason why Facebook […]Continue Reading

13Apr

We’re sure that you’re aware that there’s been a lot of talk recently about the use of personal data from Facebook and Instagram and how this is shared with third party apps. There is no denying that Facebook is now desperately trying to harvest back some control and regain the world’s trust on what happens […]Continue Reading

22Feb

Facebook, in partnership with Enterprise Nation, were looking for six to eight digital and social media experts to present the #SheMeansBusiness programme to over 10,000 women across the UK in 2017. Janet Bebb, Director of Social Progress, was hand picked along with seven other specialists for their knowledge and expertise in online digital marketing and […]Continue Reading

23Oct

Ladies That Launch kicked off the Women And Broadband Programme with an event attended by 100 businesswomen on Friday 16th October. Hosted by Superfast West Yorkshire at the Google Digital Garage in Leeds the event was an introduction to the 6 month Support Package available to registered ladies within business. Our very own Janet Bebb […]Continue Reading

20Oct

Over the past month or so we’ve come across a fair few companies who have their business set up as a profile on Facebook instead of having a Business Page. You do have to have a Facebook Profile to be able to have a fully-functioning Facebook Page however the question today is; “Does it matter […]Continue Reading

30Jul

Start and Grow Scheme This new funded support scheme is especially for new pre-start and start-up businesses whether in the planning process or initial set-up. Funding is available through the Start and Grow Scheme is to help businesses find their feet and give them the vital support they need in the first few years of […]Continue Reading

30Jul

“GrowthAccelerator is now part of the Business Growth Service, a government-backed service offering support to businesses with the potential to improve and grow.” The main purpose of this service, is to give existing, thriving businesses the essential support they need to get to the next level. So if you know where you want to go next, […]Continue Reading

07Jul

You may or may not have heard that Social Progress were 1 of 40 exhibitors at the Wakefield Business Conference 2015 during Wakefield Business Week! Janet and Esther were buzzing at the business event meeting lots of new people and catching up with familiar faces too! We took along a load of business cards, leaflets […]Continue Reading

24Jun

Social Progress were one of forty local businesses to exhibit at the Wakefield Business Conference on Wednesday 24th June 2015. The event was organised by the Mid-Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce and also included seven seminars across the day. Janet Bebb was one of the speakers and this particular blog post is an overview of what […]Continue Reading

17Mar

At the beginning of February 2015 I wrote a blog post to celebrate Janet and her amazing achievements – this included the latest news about her becoming an official Growth Accelerator Coach. So following on from this we thought it might be worth writing a little bit about what Growth Accelerator actually is and how […]Continue Reading