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How eating bite-size tomatoes saves you time

I have a  major project to complete this week, but I was struggling to get started. It was too daunting. I'd start working on it, but then get distracted by smaller, less meaningful activities. I knew I was wasting valuable time. My time!

So I called in some help from the 'time tomatoes'...

Posted on Tuesday, 30th December 2014 by Vanessa Hunt


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You have to stop what you’re doing to get started

I’ve been feeling rather guilty this month. I’ve not been taking my own medicine. I started off with good intentions, and yet I’ve meandered off my own marketing path, distracted by other things. My intention is to blog weekly. I launched my new website in November, with 4 blog posts for November. And yet I produced nothing in December.

Posted on Friday, 26th December 2014 by Vanessa Hunt

Blogging Productivity

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Does your mother know what you do?

Whenever we communicate, our goal should be to write clearly enough that our mother understands. Yes, I use the Hemingway app to check that I haven't used to many adverbs or long sententences. I check that my 'readability' score is grade 7 or 8. I take care not to use too many abbreviations or acronyms. And I was tickled by Eats, shoots and leaves by Lynn Truss. But should I really assume that everyone knows what CRM means?

Posted on Wednesday, 26th November 2014 by Vanessa Hunt

Consultancy CRM Management

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Share the LinkedIn Love

I’m still amazed at the power of LinkedIn. Such a simple concept, but oh, so effective.

Posted on Monday, 24th November 2014 by Vanessa Hunt

LinkedIn Marketing Social

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Is just enough training enough?

If you don’t know how to do something, the odds are that the first thing you do is google it. Here are 6 quick tips for preparing training for new users in a world where digesting nuggets of learning online is the norm.

Posted on Monday, 17th November 2014 by Vanessa Hunt

CRM Learning Training

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Blimey O’Reilly! 'Head First HTML' is First Class

This is just a very short post to share with you how great I think the book Head First HTML with CSS & XHTML by O’Reilly is!

Posted on Monday, 3rd November 2014 by Vanessa Hunt

Books HTML Learning

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