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Simplified Marketing: Grow Your Trade

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Have you built your business with a small $1m loan from your Father? Guessed not, so how do you get ahead in the World of small to medium sized business in the UK today? We speak to the people at the coal face, working within business, making things happen. We learn from them and the techniques that are working right now!

Have you built your business with a small $1m loan from your Father? Guessed not, so how do you get ahead in the World of small to medium sized business in the UK today? We speak to the people at the coal face, working within business, making things happen. We learn from them and the techniques that are working right now!

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

Have you built your business with a small $1m loan from your Father? Guessed not, so how do you get ahead in the World of small to medium sized business in the UK today? We speak to the people at the coal face, working within business, making things happen. We learn from them and the techniques that are working right now!

Language:

English

Contact:

02036371260


Episodes

Your Goals for 2021

1/20/2021
We’re back and this week discussing setting those goals for the year ahead. How do you plan? What should you be thinking about? The team discuss. With John Lawley (Web Design JohnLawley.co.uk), Georgia Stylianou (Branding MarshMallowDesign.co.uk), and Andrew Black (Trades Business Coach HeroesonHand.co.uk).

Duration:00:10:40

We All Make Mistakes

1/13/2021
We all make mistakes, we’re all human, but how do you deal with the fallout from those mistakes? The team discusses what those mistakes could be and how you could rectify them or think ahead to mitigate as much as possible before the work begins. With John Lawley (Web Design JohnLawley.co.uk), Georgia Stylianou (Branding MarshMallowDesign.co.uk), ... Read more

Duration:00:21:58

Lockdown Part III

1/6/2021
Here it is! The long awaited Series Two of the Simplified Marketing Podcast. Just as we were about to record the announcement was made sending the UK back into lockdown for the third time. How does this effect your business? Do you have a plan in place? With John Lawley (Web Design JohnLawley.co.uk), Georgia Stylianou ... Read more

Duration:00:12:33

2021 – A New Hope

12/30/2020
In our end of year special the team get back together to look back at how 2020 went. Yes it could be written of as a disaster but was this year the time many businesses decided they had to invest in online and brought themselves into the 21st Century. On the show we talked through ... Read more

Duration:00:22:37

Confidence and Value

10/20/2020
This episode came about after the team worked together on a number of new client projects over the Summer months. We discuss how those new clients came on board and how usually when working with someone new there’s a problem that needs to be addressed but it’s often not what the business owner thinks. In ... Read more

Duration:00:28:32

Clear Messaging

10/16/2020
We’re back with another episode after a short break! Everyone is getting back to school and work (albeit with Tier 1, 2 or 3 restrictions) and during the end of the Summer thinking about whether that side project could become more than it is or whether there are other services to bring forward within their ... Read more

Duration:00:17:01

Jordan Gill Fitness Live!

8/19/2020
John and Georgia speak to Jordan Gill, Personal Trainer, about how his business has changed during COVID-19 and lockdown. Jordan shares how he set up a highly successful online subscription service for fitness training using purely organic posts on Instagram and landing pages. Find out more at JordanGillFitness.co.uk and about our experts at JohnLawley.co.uk, HeroesonHand.co.uk ... Read more

Duration:00:22:02

Dwell On Posts

8/11/2020
We cover “dwell time” the statistic many social media platforms are now using, and many in SEO circles too, to determine how effective content and posts are. What makes great content, which social platforms should you be looking at? The team discusses. Find out more about our experts at JohnLawley.co.uk, HeroesonHand.co.uk and MarshmallowDesign.co.uk, and contact ... Read more

Duration:00:18:45

Business Not As Usual

8/5/2020
The team discusses the unusual times and effects on businesses during August and the start of the Furlough scheme being scaled back. Andrew, our trades coach, runs through ideas and points for businesses to help. Find out more about our experts at JohnLawley.co.uk, HeroesonHand.co.uk and MarshmallowDesign.co.uk, and contact the show at hello@marketingsimplified.co.uk.

Duration:00:22:01

Stop Chasing Likes

7/29/2020
John and Georgia discuss how chasing likes on social media platforms like Facebook and Instagram may not be the best way to track how well you’re doing. Are there other metrics that will give you more information about the audience you’re attracting? Are there other ways to use be more creative when publicising your business ... Read more

Duration:00:21:14

How have you adapted during lockdown with RK Carpentry

7/22/2020
John, Andrew and Georgia interview Kieran Nelhams from RK Carpentry. While it feels like Kieran may have been on the show before this is actually the first time we’ve interviewed him despite using him as an example in the past. Kieran runs through how he uses Instagram to generate new business, who his ideal clients ... Read more

Duration:00:16:38

Mini Bites: Don’t Hide Away

7/19/2020
In the second of our mini episodes John talks through why it’s important to stay active and don’t hide away from your business and the outside world. Yes it’s a very difficult time but seemingly going missing to the public can set you on a downward spiral. Find out more about our experts at JohnLawley.co.uk, ... Read more

Duration:00:03:22

Ideal Clients

7/15/2020
Many businesses are getting on with things without identifying who their ideal clients are – but is this a big mistake? If you can work smarter rather than harder and identify your ideal clients sooner will you be more profitable quicker? The team talks through the advantages of being able to identify and target those ... Read more

Duration:00:20:11

Mini Bites: Client Databases

7/11/2020
In the first of our mini episodes Andrew talks through why your business should be putting together a client database and just how valuable this is for the future of your business. Find out more about our experts at JohnLawley.co.uk, HeroesonHand.co.uk and MarshmallowDesign.co.uk, and contact the show at hello@marketingsimplified.co.uk.

Duration:00:02:42

Our 6 Month Retrospective

7/7/2020
John and Andrew take a look back over the last 6 months of Simplified Marketing episodes and pick out some of the best take away messages and ideas from the show so far. Find out more about our experts at JohnLawley.co.uk, HeroesonHand.co.uk and MarshmallowDesign.co.uk, and contact the show at hello@marketingsimplified.co.uk.

Duration:00:23:33

The value of staying positive

6/30/2020
John, Georgia and Andrew share stories about staying positive mid Covid-19 pandemic – should you really be watching the news, how has your daily routine held up? The team go into detail. Find out more about our experts at JohnLawley.co.uk, HeroesonHand.co.uk and MarshmallowDesign.co.uk, and contact the show at hello@marketingsimplified.co.uk.

Duration:00:18:17

The Virtual Marketing Director

6/28/2020
John and Georgia spoke with Karen Revel-Chion of Future Marketing Now who works as a Virtual Marketing Director. Having worked with a very impressive list of large and international brands Karen now uses her extensive knowledge and expertise to help SMEs grow and develop. We find out more from Karen and her recommendations for what ... Read more

Duration:00:24:56

Back to work?

6/16/2020
It’s 15th June in the UK and the shops are opening, is this back to work and what are our attitudes to it? The team (John, Georgia, Andrew) discuss where we’re at and if everything we’ve collectively learned and put in place for our businesses is now to be cast away in a rush to ... Read more

Duration:00:20:50

Tales from the world of business

6/9/2020
The team (John, Andrew and Georgia) discuss past tales from the world of business but the conversation moves on to how each of our experts helps to support new clients and businesses that aren’t quite ready for the agency experience. Includes some great tips for businesses starting out and those with only a small marketing ... Read more

Duration:00:38:34

Social Media: which one is for you?

6/3/2020
Our web and branding experts, John and Georgia, discuss the rising amount of new social media accounts as people and businesses have more time during the COVID-19 pandemic – BUT which social media platform is the best one for you to invest your time and effort in long term? Don’t get drawn into starting an ... Read more

Duration:00:23:52