International Women's Day (March 8) is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. Since the early 1900's we have been celebrating IWD and using it as a call for gender parity. Many organizations declare an annual IWD theme that supports their specific agenda or cause, and some of these … Continue reading International Women’s Day Derby
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?
So, you may already be rolling your eyes and shaking your head at the title of this article, but I once had that same reaction to positive mindset and its web of intricacies. I never realised the power that positivity can have on your business, personal life and overall outlook to everything that you experience. … Continue reading Positive Thinking = Positive Outcome
Caitlin Molloy has written this beautiful powerful blog about the creationof her business and her power to continue after her hurdles and pick herself back up again. Her tenacity is truly inspirational. 1: What made you start your own business? I’ve always been a creative person, most of my free time since I was a … Continue reading Cat’s Curiosity Shop – Highlighted Business in October
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
When asked to write a blog post for the Diamond Initiative after speaking about self-worth at their last event, I had no idea where to start or what to focus on. My industry is unusual to say the least, as an international circus performer and events manager, convincing others I am a serious business woman … Continue reading Unhealthy Vs Healthy Comparison – Eve Elle
Written by Robyn MacMillan I consume books frequently, as i honestly believe in the mantra that knowledge is power. From Self-Improvement, to processes, business rhetorics are generally heavy, but this book promotes a feeling of being in control and its positive effects on your life. The author, Gabrielle Bernstein, shows her life lessons and new … Continue reading The Universe Has Your Back
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?