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Business Connections Live, the UK’s Leading Online Business Channel is an online Business Television Channel giving free advice, mentoring and inspiration to Entrepreneurs, SME’s and Businesses. Each week our invited business experts join us live on the air to discuss and educate our viewers with business strategies that make a real difference. Business Connections Live is the brain child of two entrepreneurs, Steve Hyland and Linda Bazant who saw the need for small businesses to have a source of information that was profitable and useful.

Business Connections Live, the UK’s Leading Online Business Channel is an online Business Television Channel giving free advice, mentoring and inspiration to Entrepreneurs, SME’s and Businesses. Each week our invited business experts join us live on the air to discuss and educate our viewers with business strategies that make a real difference. Business Connections Live is the brain child of two entrepreneurs, Steve Hyland and Linda Bazant who saw the need for small businesses to have a source of information that was profitable and useful.
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Business Connections Live, the UK’s Leading Online Business Channel is an online Business Television Channel giving free advice, mentoring and inspiration to Entrepreneurs, SME’s and Businesses. Each week our invited business experts join us live on the air to discuss and educate our viewers with business strategies that make a real difference. Business Connections Live is the brain child of two entrepreneurs, Steve Hyland and Linda Bazant who saw the need for small businesses to have a source of information that was profitable and useful.

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Episodes

BCL236 How to advertise on Google with Adwords and Ads

9/28/2018
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How do Google AdWords/Ads work? How to advertise on Google a guide for business Should you advertise on Google? Without doubt, Google advertising is a great marketing strategy for business owners of all sizes. You can show an ad for your business to people who are actively searching for your products or services at that very moment. This type of targeting alone makes Google a very attractive option for SME’s. For many years, the best way to advertise on Google has been through Google...

Duration:01:04:59

BCL235 How to improve your pricing and increase profits

9/27/2018
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How to improve your pricing and increase your profits Strategies and advice that any SME can use So how to improve your pricing strategy? For many businesses, they find themselves in the dilemma of how to price the product and services they offer. Getting this wrong can have a catastrophic effect on the profitability of the business. On this edition of Business Connections Live, we explain the basic principles that any business can apply to their pricing strategy to increase profits and...

Duration:01:06:26

BCL234 How To Deliver Successful Business Outcomes

9/26/2018
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How To Deliver Successful Business Outcomes How To Deliver Successful Business Outcomes. Steve Hyland talks to Jim McLaughlin, Chair of Vistage – the No 1 Peer Advisory Group with 2000 UK members. Dun & Bradstreet research demonstrates that Vistage member companies grow 2.2 times faster than non-member companies. We’ll explore how and why. What is Vistage If you are willing to talk candidly about the tough decisions you face, fellow members will rally around you, listen, ask tough...

Duration:01:10:29

BCL233 What is a Blockchain

9/25/2018
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What is a Blockchain What is a Blockchain – Whats the difference between Bitcoin and Blockchain? This is the quick explanation you’ve been waiting for. On this edition of Business Connections Live Steve Hyland talks to Troy Norcross, Co-Founder of Blockchain Rookies who will explain “What is Blockchain?” using simple explanations and real-world examples. Troy will also help to separate blockchain from bitcoin. Based on Troy’s experience as CEO of Opengoods, he will explain how blockchain...

Duration:01:02:13

BCL231 How Will GDPR Affect Sales

9/25/2018
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How Will GDPR Affect Sales How Will GDPR Affect Sales – Train your sales force to use GDPR as a benefit when promoting your product. The whole purpose of GDPR is to engender trust. Trust in your business. Trust in Your product; Trust in your people. You B2B customers will want to know that you are demonstrably GDPR compliant as part of the contract that they enter into with you, especially if you are a third party processor. Being able to assure them that you have been GDPR audited and can...

Duration:01:06:31

BCL229 Making Word of Mouth Really Work

9/23/2018
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Making Word of Mouth really work Word of Mouth Marketing is seen as the most powerful way to grow a business, over 80% of all Word of Mouth conversations happen in the real world, between people. We all love stories. Yet most people think it just happens, in fact, there is a method and process to effective WOM. What is Word of Mouth Do you really understand what your relationship is with your customers and based on volume and intimacy how you should connect with them? Who are your...

Duration:01:07:10

BCL228 How to Create Content Quickly

9/21/2018
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How to Create Content Quickly for Social Media Are you feeling overwhelmed with constantly having to add content to your ravenous social media feed? Social media marketing expert, Nicky Kriel, will be sharing time-saving tips, tools and tactics to empower business owners to Create Content Quickly and easily for your social media. Who is Nicky Kriel Internationally recognised, Nicky Kriel is one of the UK’s top social media influencers. She is an international speaker and trainer and is...

Duration:01:11:37

BCL 227 How Video Collaboration can gets things done

9/20/2018
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How Video Collaboration gets things done Video Collaboration is changing the way we communicate socially and in business. Within a few short years, most websites will have the appearance of multichannel media organisations. On this programme we discuss how the workplace has changed out of all recognition in the past 40 years. We look at how much of it is driven by the introduction of new communication technologies aimed at improving productivity and competitiveness. Video...

Duration:01:05:03

BCL226 How To Sell Yourself Without Selling

9/19/2018
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How To Sell Yourself Without Selling How To Sell Yourself Without Selling. Steve Hyland talks to Dexter Moscow who is an influence and persuasion coach working with major retailers and owner-run businesses, helping them to enhance their business pitching, presentation and selling activities. We discuss his new book The MOSCOW Method – How to Sell Yourself Without Selling. The MOSCOW Method He doesn’t want you to make the same mistakes he’s made, so rather than work the room why not...

Duration:01:10:27

BCL224 What’s the big deal about LinkedIn

5/5/2018
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What’s the big deal about LinkedIn? Everybody talks about social media and it seems it’s essential to have some form of media presence. One of the big hitters for business has got to be LinkedIn. But are people getting the most out of the platform? On this programme, Steve Hyland talks to award-winning speaker Philip Calvert and asks “What’s the big deal about LinkedIn and how can I make it indispensable in my business?” LinkedIn where to start?. Most people have a LinkedIn profile, but...

Duration:01:05:49

BCL223 Brexit And The Brexit Advisory Team

5/3/2018
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Brexit And The Brexit Advisory Team Brexit And The Brexit Advisory Team On this edition of Business Connections Live Steve Hyland talks to Gordon Colquhoun who co-founded the Brexit Advisory Team with Thomas Lane in 2016. Gordon’s business expertise is in Research & Intelligence and is responsible for the Brexit Intelligence Monitor which supports the team through analysis and insights into the Brexit process. The Brexit Advisory Team (BrexitAT) was founded in 2016 to help support...

Duration:01:08:56

BCL222 How to grow your business using Facebook Advertising

5/2/2018
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How to grow your brand, leads and sales using Facebook Advertising Facebook is an incredibly powerful platform and holds so many opportunities for business owners, however, most don’t know the top ‘to-do’s’ on the platform and struggle to get great results. Jordan will break down for you campaign objectives, targeting, ad creatives and some simple strategies that will allow you to get set up straight away so you can start leveraging this amazing platform. Meet Jordan Bucknell Jordan...

Duration:01:06:09

BCL220 New Media Marketing

4/30/2018
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New Media Marketing New Media Marketing is the new buzz word amongst internet marketers. Sharing some of the secrets of successful online and offline marketing is the legendary global speaker Frank Furness. Marketing has changed dramatically and Frank will explore the science of using the internet to connect with existing & future clients, create brand awareness and use the latest tools, software and technology to put companies ahead of the competitors and be seen as leaders in their...

Duration:01:02:36

BCL219 The Role of the Media in Business

4/30/2018
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The Role of the Media in Business The role of the media, and how things have changed over the years for both interviewERS and interviewEES. Who wants to get what out of media coverage? Martin’s been both sides of the microphone and camera over the years so we can talk about some of the golden rules, how to avert media disasters and hopefully hear some stories from the media’s backstage. What the media wants We look at how businesses are beginning to understanding what the media wants. Why...

Duration:01:07:37

BCL218 How To Be An Expert In Your Industry

4/30/2018
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How To Be An Expert In Your Industry On this edition of Business Connections Live Steve Hyland asks Emma Tarring and Anneve Hutchinson How To Be An Expert In Your Industry. You’re great at what you do, but you don’t seem to get the same recognition as some of your competitors even though they – frankly – don’t have the same level of experience and expertise as you do. If you get most of your business via referrals and recommendations, that’s great. But are you sure you are getting the...

Duration:01:04:34

BCL217 Driving for Work

4/30/2018
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Driving for Work Benefits Of An Occupational Road Risk Programme On this edition of Business Connections Live Steve Hyland asks David Richards from DriveTech, about Driving for Work and the Benefits Of An Occupational Road Risk Programme. Driving for work involves risk… and too many people are killed or injured on our roads every year, many of them involving people who drive for work. How to implement An Occupational Road Risk Programme This programme is about practical advice on how to...

Duration:01:01:47

BCL216 How to Enhance Customer Experience

4/30/2018
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How to Enhance Customer Experience BCL216 When a Customer Wins, Nobody Loses! When a Customer Wins, Nobody Loses! On this edition of Business Connections Live Steve Hyland asks Gerry Brown aka The Customer Lifeguard about A winning formula for building lasting and profitable customer experience and relationships. In the sporting world as in many other areas of human endeavour, we’re familiar with and count on, the idea of winners and losers. While the concept of the gracious and plucky...

Duration:01:09:47

BCL215 GDPR Where Is Your Personal Data Coming From?

4/30/2018
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GDPR Where Is Your Personal Data Coming From? GDPR Where Is Your Personal Data Coming From? Are businesses putting their head in the sand about DataControl? On this edition of Business Connections Live Steve Hyland talks to Linda Bazant about what businesses need to do to make sure that they are compliant for GDPR when it comes into force on 25th May 2018. GDPR what does this mean GDPR tightens up the current Data Protection Act. Due to the exponential growth of the internet and the fact...

Duration:01:07:21

BCL214 Networking in the 21st Century

3/30/2018
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Networking in the 21st Century On this edition of Business Connections Live Steve Hyland talks to Stefan Thomas author of Business Networking for Dummies and Instant Networking.why with so many options to network online, people are questioning whether “real life” networking has had its day. Stefan believes that, far from being dead, face to face networking is the missing link which can still speed up the building of rapport and relationships. Instead of considering whether to use either...

Duration:01:07:32

BCL213 Cyber Security and Data Protection

3/29/2018
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Cyber Security and Data Protection On this edition of Business Connections Live Steve Hyland asks Dan May, Commercial Director at the Surrey-based IT firm, ramsac about Cyber Security and Data Protection and how to use IT to ensure that their organisation is efficient, secure and resilient. As organisations have become increasingly dependent on their digital assets, so have criminals become increasingly adept at exploiting weaknesses in IT security. Not a week goes by without cybercrime or...

Duration:01:04:14