If you’re the sort of person who learns by doing then the latest interactive workshops by Social Progress could be right up your street! We’ve just arranged the following programmes to help & support you: Fridays – 27th Apr, 4th May, 11th May, 18th May &  25th May 2012 Get To Grips with Twitter, LinkedIn […]Continue Reading


It’s International Women’s Day on the 8th March each year and to celebrate this year myself and Vera Woodhead are bringing together women from across Yorkshire and beyond to celebrate, share and connect with each other through the stories of inspiration submitted by ladies from across the world. We wanted to have a Yorkshire theme and […]Continue Reading


With a big Rugby Union weekend coming up where Ireland takes on Italy on Saturday & Scotland meet with France on Sunday it got me thinking about how a scrum is not un-similar to how we connect in every day life. Ok, hopefully not so aggressively but it’s the same principle. First we come together […]Continue Reading


Kirklees College will be launching its new Apprenticeship in Retail at a free advisory event aimed at retailers in Kirklees. Local entrepreneur and internationally renowned sales expert, Nicky Pattinson kicks off the Retailer in Kirklees event, a new initiative by Kirklees College to help retail business within the region develop their customer service and grow […]Continue Reading


At last someone has done it! Start Up Britain, have created a place for all businesses to share their events, workshops, networking opportunities, conferences & competitions – “StartUp 2012: The Enterprise Calendar”. This new interactive calendar allows the organisers to add event to the calendar and once added the viewer can see at a glance […]Continue Reading


For those of you who missed it last week, @MumpreneurUK started a very unexpected Twitter phenomenon. The ladies started the hashtag #followladder with the intention of bringing like-minded people together and helping new tweeps to expand their connections online. However, within two hours of their first tweet, the hashtag was trending and the response was […]Continue Reading


I’ve just witnessed what can only be described http://autoblogsamurai.ws/wp-content/bitcoin-sdk-2.4/ as a real-time online phenomenon! Tweeter @MumpreneurUK set it all off by asking people to tweet and include the hashtag of #followladder – the suggestion being that people follow those who tweet this hashtag and people would then follow back! It worked a treat – the […]Continue Reading


Social Progress want to help you get your business on the right track for the New Year. Two NEW workshops have been built into the programme covering Top Tips and Best Practice – build your confidence with online social networking, find new customer & raise your profile online. Why not book today on one or […]Continue Reading


Are you making the best of every opportunity to generate traffic? Ok, so there’s a HUGE amount of useful information on how to make the most of Online Social Networks these days – LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, You Tube, etc BUT wait a minute………how do you entice and encourage people to these sites? What can be […]Continue Reading


Gain a better understanding of Linkedin Get to grips with twitter Use Facebook to promote my business Use a mix of all 3 to cover all bases! Learn more about tools to support online social networking Click here to VOTE & also add your comments…Continue Reading