ArchivesPosts Tagged ‘Benefits’

15Oct

What is a #hashtag? Hashtags are used all over Social Media, it’s almost a sin not to use one now. Companies regularly create their own for their brand as well as advertising campaigns, so they  can gather momentum over time. They are usually keywords but can also be slogans and adding the # hashtag symbol […]Continue Reading

28Aug

As a business, you may be on various Social Media platforms and try to use them to connect to your primary audience in different ways. If you’re already on Instagram, have you gotten involved in stories yet? If not, maybe you’re still waiting for someone to tell you why they’re a good tool to use […]Continue Reading

15Apr

Hello everybody, greetings from Mel in super sunny rural France! (Janet – For those of you who don’t know, Mel lives & works in France. She manages the social media accounts for some of our clients, set up social media accounts, completes reviews, writes some of our blogs and a whole host of other things. […]Continue Reading

26Jul

As explained in our “Social Media for Business Workshops” blog post; social media plays a vital role within the development of a business. It is an extension of the company and allows people to engage with their favourite brands and companies – keeping up to date with their latest news, trends and activity! The social […]Continue Reading

20Jun

Whilst Janet was on her (well deserved) jolly holiday earlier in June, Esther held the fort at Social Progress HQ. Not only was she managing he client’s social media accounts, responding to enquiries, checking funding applications for clients, eating cake and managing the Social Progress social media too, but she was managing Janet’s emails – […]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

22Jun

We have some great news to share! Did you know that “The Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership (LEP) has launched a service that provides skills support to small and medium sized businesses. The LEP skills service helps businesses to identify their skills needs based on their business growth objectives and then find the right training […]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

10Feb

Are you a networking pro or do you find it hard to engage in a conversation and present yourself to other people? Does it come natural or is it something you have to learn? Within business it’s vital to be able to interact with both clients and fellow businessmen and women in a professional but […]Continue Reading