Blog Archives: Learning Resources

Five tips to consider before a job interview

05 2017

Just a few seconds. That’s all the time you’ve got to make a good first impression. And when creating a good first impression can help you land the job of your dreams it’s important that you get it right. Job … Continued

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Tips for making the right first impression in business

04 2017

Three or four seconds. That’s all the time you’ve got to make a good first impression in business. In one brief glance the person you’re meeting will make assumptions about you based on your posture and presentation. Not to mention … Continued

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Tips for startups attempting to partner with larger companies

02 2017

If you’re running a successful startup and are thinking of ways to grow your business as quickly as possible, finding a larger company to partner with is probably somewhere high on your to-do list. It’s a smart move: a good … Continued

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The Rise Of Micro Businesses

01 2017

A ‘micro-business’ is typically described as one with between one and nine employees. Over the last 15 years, the number of micro-businesses in the UK has risen by about 50 per cent – from 3.5 million in 2000 to 5 … Continued

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Business Predications for 2017

12 2016

2016 has been a big year – politically, socially and economically. As we near the end of 2016’s tenure, what business predictions can we make for 2017? Technology keeps delivering With the rise of the internet and smartphones, the shift … Continued

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Using Social Media to Help Your Favourite Charities

11 2016

Social media users are not known for being outward looking. Many people seem to think Facebook, Twitter and all the others are there so they can post pictures of their food, talk about the amazing things they do or talk … Continued

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How brands can make the most of Google+

10 2016

Google+ has been around for a while now and to ensure your company doesn’t miss the boat it’s best to ensure it has a presence on this primary-coloured, multilingual social networking and identity service. Below we’ve put together an outline of exactly … Continued

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Business tips for entrepreneurs

09 2016

Running a small business is no easy feat, and one of the best ways to face the challenges it presents is by learning from others. Here are four of our favourite business tips for entrepreneurs to keep you lean, mean … Continued

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How to manage with multiple clients

08 2016

Calling all freelancers! Being a freelancer brings no guarantee of a steady stream of regular work. Sometimes you might find yourself with a very quiet schedule, twiddling your thumbs, waiting for the phone to ring and a project to come … Continued

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A lesson in content marketing

07 2016

These days, very few consumers are focusing on one media format at a time. They have the radio on at work, they watch TV whilst browsing Wikipedia on their tablet or they shop online with their phone nearby, ready for a text or to browse the internet on another device.

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How to Get The Most Out Off Peak Season in Business

06 2016

The majority of businesses – whether online or off – have periods of time when things are a little quieter. For example, retail outlets will typically peak around Christmas time (although of course this depends on what they sell), while … Continued

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The importance of flexible working hours

05 2016

Up until a few years ago, flexible working hours were the domain of only the most cutting edge and innovative companies. Today, though, after countless studies showing the value of greater independence for employees, as well as increasing demands from … Continued

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How Did Businesses Celebrate International Women’s Day?

03 2016

Around the world, people spent the 8th of March highlighting the contributions women have made to the world – and protesting the progress they have yet to make to achieve equality. The theme for International Women’s Day was “Pledge for … Continued

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5 ways to make you a more confident speaker

02 2016

Public speaking is often daunting, however there are simple strategies to help you increase your confidence and become a more effective speaker. Below are outlined the top five ways to make you a more confident speaker:   1. Practice Practice … Continued

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PrintWeek sings Print Express’s praises in article on fast turnarounds

01 2016

PrintWeek reaches more than 8,000 industry professionals and organisations with its fortnightly magazine, and its website is read by more than 100,000 people every month, making it the printing industry’s leading media brand. When journalist Jon Severs wanted to look … Continued

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