Angela De Souza

Posts by Angela De Souza

Free PR? Yes you can!

Recently I’ve read all sorts of articles about “the death of the press release” and hear people moaning that it’s impossible to get into the media without paying. You will be glad to hear that I don’t think this is true. Here are my PR tips for people on zero budget. Think carefully about who
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Women’s Business Club Author Hub: Angela De Souza

  Writing has always been one of my passions and as a little girl, I loved words so much that my mum quickly learned to send me to a dictionary every time I found a new word and asked her what it meant. I don’t think there was ever a time when I didn’t dream
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Setting up in business: priorities, vision, planning, support and juggling motherhood

  I am so excited to be writing a new series, just for mums in business! I have teamed up with the Women’s Business Club to speak to members who are also mums and share their stories. So to start us off, I thought I should share my own story. Here it goes! So for
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How Brand Ambassadors Can Help You

  First of all let’s start with who a brand ambassador is. Your biggest fan. Someone who will “big up” your business and brand. A genuine user of your product who spreads the joy of your company via word of mouth, social media and blogs. An employee who is loyal, totally involved in the business
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The White Spoon: An alternative to traditional fine dining.

The White Spoon opened in September 2015, the first restaurant of 29-year-old chef Chris White, he is supported by his partner Purdey Spooner. It received a flurry of rave reviews including being named as one of The Times’ 25 best new restaurants and winning Best New Restaurant UK at the Guild Craft of Chefs awards
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How to Create a Link for Google Reviews.

Collecting Google reviews has become significantly important for SEO and general business promotion these days. However, the process is particularly grueling for customers leaving many businesses owners frustrated by the difficulty that they face when trying to collect reviews. So we have put together a simple step by step guide to help you send one
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Member Interview: Sally Holland

    I am a partner at PPS Chartered Accountants based in Old Town, Swindon.  I specialise in owner managed businesses and all the issues that follow from running your own company or trade.   How long have you been a member of the Women’s Business Club and why did you join? I joined in
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Promotional Merchandise – What is it and how to use it

[mmtl-row][mmtl-col width=”1/1″][mmtl-text id=”” class=”” space=”medium”] Promotional merchandise sales are rising, actually for the seventh year running there has been steady and continual growth in the UK & Ireland promotional merchandising market. The industry is now £50million ahead of the year before the banking crisis in 2008 and has made an overall recovery of £292million. That
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Could you be replaced by a robot?

  Roll back a few decades and Hollywood was full of futuristic predictions of half-human, half-cyborg characters busting in with all guns blazing, threatening to take over the world. It seems humans nearly always won, in an egotistical representation of our fight for survival, but since then, we’ve seen the roll-out of superfast broadband, and
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Work Life Balance VA Services

  What is a Virtual Assistant? Although outsourcing tasks which are necessary and time-consuming to Virtual Assistants (VAs) is becoming increasingly popular, many people still haven’t heard of the term.  ​VAs are highly skilled independent contractors who use modern technology to carry out work that will help to support your business via the Internet, email
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