By Joanne Watkins, Senior Consultant at VMA Group It is a widely regarded fact in business that failing to engage on social media means shutting the door on valuable stakeholder engagement. In 2014 alone, every 60 seconds saw 3.3 million Facebook posts, 342,000 tweets and 41,000 Instagram posts – a number which is constantly growing. […]
The digital revolution has brought about change in almost every aspect of running a business, and recruitment is no exception. Using social media as a tool for sourcing potential candidates has become increasingly commonplace in recent years.
With the ever expanding world of social media, connecting with people around the globe has never been easier, more fun and a chance to expand your horizons. With the ever growing strength of the Facebook community being able to connect and progress your relationship with your customer’s and future ones is vital.
Posted on 25th August 2015 in Social Media.
No self-respecting B2B marketer will tell you that LinkedIn is not an important tool for reaching out to potential buyers. As of April 2015, LinkedIn has more than 350 million individual users and business organisations sharing on LinkedIn and averages 187 million monthly unique users.
As a small business, you really need to take advantage of every opportunity that you can to not only secure repeat business, but also gain new customers. Social media is a very powerful tool that can help you achieve that. Here are 8 reasons why your small business needs a presence on social media.
Posted on 20th August 2015 in Social Media.
Facebook is one of the biggest online networking services with over 1 billion active users, which is why it’s the perfect platform to connect with the world, show what you have to offer and excel your business.
Posted on 18th August 2015 in Social Media.
We all know that Pinterest is the new way of showcasing your work using graphics. If you use Pinterest strategically, you could really up the numbers of followers and customers. Here is a list of 11 ways that will boost your business.
Posted on 17th August 2015 in Social Media.
Social media is a fantastic free tool to use for marketing your business, it’s a gigantic place filled with different people with different interests. Which is why targeting your market is not only something you can do, but something you should do to insure success.
Posted on 14th August 2015 in Social Media.
Social Media has become of the prime ways to advertise your business, with millions of daily active users on social media services like Twitter and Facebook, there’s a huge audience for you to reach out to and make aware of your business and how it’s something they need to know about. Here’s why your small business needs to be on social media.
Posted on 11th August 2015 in Social Media.
Most workers in the UK have a number of social media accounts and they tend to associate Facebook and Twitter with personal use, and LinkedIn with business. LinkedIn has hugely grown in popularity in recent years – it now has an estimated 200 million users worldwide, with approximately 11 million in the UK alone.
Posted on 6th August 2015 in Social Media.
Social media – like it or not, is a phenomenon that has transformed the way individuals communicate all over the world, but most importantly, has revolutionised how we do business. Despite its integration into our daily lives, many professionals are still sceptical about its use in the workplace.
The way we search for jobs is constantly evolving and has historically been shaped by major technological developments. For example, in the nineteenth century the railways opened up new frontiers, driving candidates to out-of-town jobs. But recent history holds clues too; we don’t have to think back too far to a time when CVs were sent by post and we simply didn’t have the world of possibilities brought to us from the dot-com boom.