Using YouTube Analytics to Grow your Channel

If you’ve been on YouTube for more than 5 minutes, you’ll know that building a channel is entirely different to building a blog. It’s frustrating because as bloggers we know – sort of – how to build an audience and promote our content. But on YouTube the process of growing… View Post

10 Top Tips for Entrepreneurs

Occasionally, despite being a Northerner, I think things happen in life at just the right moment. I feel like the Martinhal Family Brands Event, might be one of those things. Martinhal is a small chain of luxury family resorts in Portugal, and company founder Chitra Stern brought together the founders behind… View Post

When is it too late to say thank you?

You might find this hard to believe, but I wasn’t a model student in my schooldays. I know, right?  But you know how it is. You grow up, you move away, you have a child of your own – and it’s easy to forget about school, really, isn’t it? Because who… View Post

5 Productivity Tips for Overwhelmed Bloggers

I’m not going to lie – I’m feeling overwhelmed right now. The start of the year is always busy with tax and VAT returns, and new annual contracts. Then there’s chasing up all the things that didn’t get done in the pre-Christmas craziness. On top of that, I’ve got two major… View Post

Can Blogging be a Long Term Career?

      Like lots of people, I ended up working in social media by accident. I used to be a journalist. I decided I was going to be a journalist when I was seven. I started writing diaries, and then the guy at the local fish and chip shop… View Post