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Blockchain In Retail – Retail use case one: The supply chain ledger

Over the last few months I have been researching, the very exciting world of Blockchain and learning about this technology. I believe that Blockchain can lead to an entirely new eco-system of commerce and transacting across the world, and across all industries. I am looking at blockchain through the eyes of… More

When is the best time to post on Facebook and Twitter?

Understanding WHEN to post your updates on Twitter and Facebook is important. You want to post your messages when your customer and your community are most engaged. Twitter In the image below you will see the research for Twitter.  This shows that for both B2C and B2B businesses, posting your updates during … More

3 easy ways market “you” as a brand online

  We all know that we should represent ourselves to the best of our abilities at all times in life and especially in business. This also applies online, and we must make sure we represent our own brand online as well as offline. Here are my 3 key tips to be your own brand: Network, Network, Network Netw… More

Why Small High Street shops FAIL

There is an excellent article in the Telegraph today discussing the High Streets and why it is important to get the councils involved in making the businesses successful. Whilst I agree the council needs to help, I believe that the issue lies with the Small business owner themselves….I find that the ma… More

Why your Ecommerce business will FAIL

97% of Ecommerce businesses fail…….that is a staggering figure, but completely understandable when you realise there are nearly 1 Billion websites out there. The one billion milestone, at the current rate, will be reached by the end of 2014!  That is a SERIOUS amount of competition out there. So,… More

FreshMaxShirts (Now Smartweave) Launch in 2010

Just looking through my photos and I found a few when we launched our first business back in July 2010.  We started our journey in October 2009 and launched in July 2010 🙂 A very successful business was launched and a great deal of learning was gained by me. … More