About Mark Howard

If you would like to connect with me and find out more about business building, then please take a look at my personal Linkedin profile and I will be happy connect and Network.

Black Friday – why it could be damaging your business

Black Friday - why it could be damaging your business They seem to come around too quickly and every year more and more businesses are jumping on to the Black Friday bandwagon in the hope to entice customers to buy from them, but could black Fridays be doing more harm to your business than good? [...]

Black Friday – why it could be damaging your business2019-11-29T08:50:28+00:00

How to Create a LinkedIn Profile?

How to Create a LinkedIn Profile? LinkedIn continues to be the premier social network for professionals, with an average growth of 2 new users per second. It currently has more than 200 million users, including 3 million in Australia. 82 Fortune 100 companies use this professional network. More than 2 million companies have also created [...]

How to Create a LinkedIn Profile?2019-11-24T08:38:17+00:00

Interview with Danielle Banfield from the Tea Journey

The Tea Journey is a fast-growing online business from Cape Town and in this episode, it was my privilege to interview the owner and Founder, Danielle Banfield about her experiences in starting up a company, the challenges she had and the new changes she is bringing on board to take her business to [...]

Interview with Danielle Banfield from the Tea Journey2019-11-11T10:48:08+00:00

SEO companies – Why you may not need them!

SEO companies tend to be expensive and do not guarantee results. Although the major corporations tend to employ full-time SEO engineers, how can a startup or SME get a foothold without paying over the odds? Does Google really need everything that SEO companies tell us it needs or are they blinding us with [...]

SEO companies – Why you may not need them!2019-11-07T13:40:53+00:00

Optimize your Blog Posts for SEO: 6 Easy Ways

Optimize your Blog Posts for SEO: 6 Easy Ways There are so many informative blogs in the online arena today. Unfortunately, they do not all get the kind of attention they deserve. One reason is that their content is not optimized correctly. Title tag You may not know the term "title tag," but I'm sure [...]

Optimize your Blog Posts for SEO: 6 Easy Ways2019-11-07T13:44:41+00:00

Creating a Killer 60-second Pitch

Creating a Killer 60-second Pitch Being able to describe your business successfully is an essential networking skill for two crucial reasons. First, the person you are talking to can quickly and easily understand if she or one of her acquaintances is one of your potential clients. Second, knowing exactly how to communicate your business essence [...]

Creating a Killer 60-second Pitch2019-11-05T15:43:45+00:00

How to stand out at your networking meeting?

How to stand out at your networking meeting? In these difficult economic times, networking is more popular than ever, and formal groups have sprung up everywhere. Many business owners participate in networking each week, but they do not get a good return on their investment time. Networking - Here are networking meeting tips to make your network [...]

How to stand out at your networking meeting?2019-10-31T15:08:35+00:00