Date archive: August 2013

SourceBottle – connecting media with sources

Have you ever heard of or used SourceBottle? It’s a resource that was created to connect media to sources – and what a brilliant invention it is! If you’re a business and looking to establish yourself as an expert in your field, why not give it a go. I have used it before, in both…

Power of imagery

Power of imagery

Stuck for something to say? Don’t say anything at all. Use an image instead. As the saying goes, ‘a picture tells a thousand words’ – so why aren’t we using more pictures and less words? If you’re like me, verbose is not only a favourite word but a trap you find yourself falling into sometimes….

INSIDER – stories behind business

I don’t know about you but I really love the inside scoop – getting to peek into the back of a business and reading about their journey and experience. As a new business owner, there are lots of challenges and it is comforting to read about other people’s foray into business and what they went…

All things tea. Our experience at Bright Learning

Recently, I was lucky enough be invited along to Bright HQ, the custom headquarters of Brisbane’s Bright Learning – a group that’s focus is creating awesome learning experiences. We have been working with Bright Learning for a little while now, so it was great to experience first hand one of their courses. I went along…

10 things that businesses do wrong when it comes to social media

We recently came across this article on news.com.au discussing the ‘10 things that businesses do wrong with social media’. Read the full article here. Here’s our review of their tips. Have a look and tell us what you think too! 1)   Broadcasting instead of engaging. Agree, it’s all about engagement. If you’re just dumping information…

Tips for blogger engagement from Bluewire Media

Here’s an article we read from the team at Bluewire Media in Brisbane about connecting with bloggers. It contains some great information and smart tips/techniques for building your blogger engagement. One of Bluewire’s director’s, Adam Franklin, wrote this for StartUp Smart. Their ‘tips for getting ignored’ are so true! Yet, so many people still do…

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