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May 2012 Blog Posts (21)

Saucy Twitter Tips – What are the downsides (and the upsides) of Twitter?

People will tell you that Twitter takes up time…. that it takes you away from other more important work you could be doing.

They’d be right in the in the first instance.

It’s easy to see the effort required to use Twitter well as a downside. Although it’s a free platform, it requires time and intelligence, as well as a plan, to make something happen.

But you won’t find me agreeing that there are more important things than finding new business and new prospects. That’s…


Added by Annelouise Norman on May 31, 2012 at 12:21 — No Comments

Pamper yourself at One Touch Salon

Nowhere else just in Reading at One Touch Salon you can find the best prices for most wanted treatments.


Full body aromatherapy massage (1hr) £15

Luxury facial (1hr) £15

Ladies wash + cut + finish £21

Gents cuts £7

Spray Tan £17


and lot more...


some of the offers are valid only till 30/6/2012


Don't hesitate and make your appointment now!


Team of One Touch Salon is looking forward to…


Added by Simona Semartonska on May 28, 2012 at 14:48 — 2 Comments

Nail desk for rent at One Touch Salon

One Touch Salon is open more than 1year now and it is based in Reading town centre ( outside the train station).

We offer to rent nail desk, to do artificial nails, it will be great if person could do gel nails, acrylic nails, geleration and lot more because we have clients constantly asking for these services.

Please spread the word and let us know if you think you know about somebody suitable for us.


Thanks a lot.

Added by Simona Semartonska on May 28, 2012 at 14:30 — 2 Comments

Are you breaking Facebook Rules? What you can use in your cover image - The Big Picture!

Facebook Rules for Cover Photos


How up to date is your Social Media Management

I love…


Added by Annelouise Norman on May 25, 2012 at 7:32 — No Comments

Video for your website X Factor Stylee - from only £199 including Voice Over Man!

Insanely Good Video

We work with some fabulous clients - we're video producers across all types of business sectors - and across all sorts of budgets. For those who want the full creative video treatment with fresh and very innovative ideas (don't expect anything ordinary) from our brilliant team of writers and directors, we are happy to pull out all the stops. We produce full broadcast quality videos and company promos which bring to bear our broadcast backgrounds making the TV… Continue

Added by Annelouise Norman on May 24, 2012 at 12:15 — No Comments

Video Production For Websites - Showcase your product & Stand Out From the Crowd!

Video Production for Business

Video Production Buckinghamshire

You may think that your product doesn't lend itself to video, but you'd be wrong!  Hazel and the crew at The Container Team wanted to have a bit of…


Added by Annelouise Norman on May 23, 2012 at 15:30 — No Comments

Feeding our Emotions - Emotional Eating

Feeding our Emotions – Emotional Eating

If your life has been a series of YoYo diets these words of wisdom may ring some bells, “If you continue to do what you have always done you will continue to get what you always got”.  You just keep getting the same old results.    …


Added by Ms Doreen Gowing on May 22, 2012 at 7:30 — No Comments

Make a "How to" video like this for your website, sit back, and wait for the bookings!

Establish yourself as an expert in your field with a series of videos that show your customers how to do things properly. You'll build your credibility and you'll stamp your personality on your business - just like Darryl's done here. We call it the video halo effect...

You can check out Darryl's business here…


Added by Annelouise Norman on May 21, 2012 at 13:00 — No Comments

Why University Applicants should not plagiarise their UCAS Personal Statements

Did anyone hear the article on "Radio 4 You and Yours Programme" today, exposing the extent of plagiarising that occurs within UCAS personal statements?  Although I was aware that plagiarising occurred, I was quite shocked at the extent of the problem.


UCAS uses software (CopyCat) to scan all personal statements.  They then flag the applications wherein they believe plagiarising has occurred, and the universities are made aware of the potential problem.   This "flagging" has…


Added by Barbara Patrick on May 18, 2012 at 18:00 — No Comments

Business Lessons From a Breakfast Radio Show

For about 20 years I have had to turn the tv or radio off at the first note of Chris Evans voice.  At dinner parties the conversation has often turned to who does and who doesn’t like him – and most people don’t sit in the middle.


When Terry left radio 2 I wandered around airwave wilderness for a while but couldn’t find my home.  Gradually, I started to listen to the ‘ginger whinger’.  I had to get past my intense resistance to the tone of his voice, the seemingly infantile…


Added by Grainne Ridge on May 17, 2012 at 13:52 — No Comments

Having the body you want is self care not selfish!!!!

Are you someone who is very good at looking after everyone else to the almost exclusion of yourself?

It’s true you do such a great job of being there for everyone and taking care of their needs because ....... ........ (fill in for yourself).

However, the truth is your “good girl” (you’re usually a woman), is going to rob you of your own life. So many people, take…


Added by Ms Doreen Gowing on May 17, 2012 at 7:30 — 1 Comment

Social Media for Business - Three ways to use Social Media to increase your bottom line.

Social Media & your bottom line


Do you
love Social Media? Do you love the chat, the sharing, the ability to
talk directly to customers, future customers and peers?…


Added by Annelouise Norman on May 16, 2012 at 7:09 — No Comments

Decision making and problem solving - when the computer says "no"

Making well-informed decisions in business is difficult at the best of times, and particularly important when times are tough.  For example, when using MBTI ( as a frame of reference for making a decision we are reminded to take the following into…


Added by Ian Wooler on May 15, 2012 at 13:28 — No Comments

Video For Websites - Getting Your Video on the Big Screen

Get Video online

So, you understand the amazing boost video SEO can give your website and you've made the first step of
filming your video - you're ready to broadcast it to the wide world. Just one problem - your video is sitting on your camera and you can't get it onto your…


Added by Annelouise Norman on May 15, 2012 at 7:30 — No Comments

How you can use video to humanise your business and your brand : Be the expert in your field

How does video improve the perception of your business?



Have a look at Johnson & Johnson on Youtube for a lesson in how to use video to boost your visibility, raise your credibility and connect with your customers in a way that will ensure
they will come to


video as content on social media

Added by Annelouise Norman on May 10, 2012 at 7:30 — No Comments


We are looking into Business Networks in Berkshire and are interested to hear  from networks who wish to be featured in our articles. Please GO TO for more info and LIKE us on FB (Berkshire Woman) where you can contact us as well.


Billie Krstovic


Added by Billie Krstovic on May 9, 2012 at 14:29 — No Comments


BERKSHIRE WOMAN has published an article about NETWORKING IN BERKSHIRE please read the article and contact us if you wish to be featured in our business section

Added by Billie Krstovic on May 9, 2012 at 12:56 — No Comments

Are you breaking Facebook Rules? What you can use in your cover image - The Big Picture!

Facebook Rules for Cover Photos


How up to date is your Social Media Management

I love
 Facebook. Do what you want, say what you want, post whatever pictures you…


Added by Annelouise Norman on May 9, 2012 at 12:30 — No Comments

Free Directory to Register Within

Hi all, the National Entrepreneurs Alliance (NEA) have launched a Local directory and you can be amongst the first businesses to benefit.  Simply click here and sign-up for free via the link towards the top right.

All the best,


Added by Chris Lunn on May 8, 2012 at 22:47 — No Comments

What stresses you out?

After a very challenging last week (my computer giving up the ghost and I backed up a shortcut of my desktop files yes that means there was nothing there – another ghost!!!), this week was positively uplifting. Which of course is proof life is like the ocean the waves rise and fall, yet when we learn to surf we come to love those waves rather than fear them.…


Added by Ms Doreen Gowing on May 7, 2012 at 17:45 — 3 Comments

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