Another Algorithm change? Another Change in trend in viewing? So, is it all worth it? The latest Facebook Algorithm change, coupled with an Instagram blip in reach has a lot of small business owners pulling their hair out and questioning is it all worth it? What if I told you that each algorithm change is … Continue reading Is Social Media Still Relevant?
As you all know we are celebrating Christmas with our celebrate women in business event on the 15th of December at the Orange Tree in Derby! So we thought we would delve into the minds and world of our speakers to give you more insight into why we chose them for our event. Andy Cope … Continue reading Let’s Explore Our Speakers!
Our theme for The Diamond Initiative this month, is making sure you value your products and services. This was touched on in August when our theme was Self Worth but this month we want to go a little deeper. So, what will we cover? Pricing your products and services. Discount of your products and services. … Continue reading Valuing Your Products and Services in Business.
I left this meeting with a huge to do list! Did you? Roseanna Once again, our meeting on Thursday was brilliant! We had a fantastic speaker in Chris Gibson, co-founder of Kitbag.com and current owner of Evolve retail. He gave some invaluable advice on eCommerce and I think we have all since altered our websites … Continue reading September Meeting 2017 – Lets Explore E-Commerce
The owner of the highlighted business of the month of September, Charlotte Snape, has written us a guest blog! The Big Issue – Is It Worth Getting a Uni Degree? Young people are in a bit of a mess right now. We’re taken merrily (or in some cases not so merrily) along the education conveyor … Continue reading Business awareness and young people
Sell The Problem You Solve, Not The Product You Sell.. The Diamond Initiative Have you ever delved into the business ideas of e-commerce and what it means to your business? If not, you should. E-commerce is the process of buying and transacting online, businesses such as Ebay, Amazon and more recently Etsy have really … Continue reading What Does E-commerce Mean To You?
How many of you have been approached and asked by an ‘influencer’ for a freebie? Or even worse, been asked to pay to join a scheme to give your products away? This week, I had an email from a company called For Bloggers Only. They told me their influencers were in love with my brand … Continue reading I’ve Been Asked To Pay To Give My Brand Away…
It is September already! Which means we have another amazing business to showcase. Charlotte is the owner of The Dog Walkers, A business designed to keep your family pets happy while you are away. The Diamond Initiative asked Charlotte to answer a few questions about her business below. My business The Dog Walkers. Local dog … Continue reading The Dog Walkers – Highlighted Business in September!
Knowing Your Self Worth by Corri Rodgers (of Trees, Bees and Marshmallows) “I know what I bring to the table, so i'm very happy to sit alone” Self worth means different things to different people, for me it's about knowledge and love. If you can build knowledge and do everything with love, you are on … Continue reading Knowing Your Self Worth – Corri Rodgers .
Book Review Written By Roseanna Croft What a life changing book... A Mind Management Programme to Help You Achieve Success, Confidence and Happiness by Prof Steve Peters I was recommended this book by about 5 different people before I read it and I’m not joking when I say it honestly changed how I think and … Continue reading The Chimp Paradox