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Honor Clement-Hayes

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Honor is a content writer who believes that stories sell. She has a background in online marketing, and now writes across print, video, press, radio and digital. Current fascinations include coding, grammar debates on Twitter and rediscovering the joys of a library card.

Notion: a Free Productivity Tool for Small Business Teams

2021. COVID-19. A lot of us are working apart. If you’re worrying about maintaining your team’s organisation and morale while you’re working remotely, I’ve got the most perfect – and free – productivity tool for you. Notion is a web, desktop and mobile app that supports collaboration and wiki-style content production. It’s like Trello, Pinterest […]


How to Conduct Low-Budget Market Research

Market research can be so expensive and so time-consuming that we end up not doing any. We rely on our instinct and knowledge of our customers, rather than get real feedback from our target audience. The instinct stuff is powerful, don’t get me wrong. But sometimes, we need a larger volume of unbiased response to […]


What Strategy IS – An Article For Non-Strategists

I’ve been chewing over what strategy is for a long time – before I was even aware that’s what I was trying to get a hold on. Since COVID-19 started doing its thing, I’ve been doing a strategy course by a genius called Mark Pollard. It’s made me realise that, despite being relegated to ‘the […]


Google’s Domination Will End Trash Content Production

By now, we’re used to seeing our content displayed within search engine results pages, as Google tries to answer questions without searchers having to click through. Years ago, we all answered Google’s demand for content. Blogs, how-to guides, videos, the lot. But a lot of people created – I’ll say it – trash content. Content […]


How to Write a Product Proposition

You’ve got an idea for a new product. Brilliant. But to develop that idea into a tangible thing, you need to write a product proposition. Not only does this let other people understand your proposal; it also gets your own thinking clear about how it will work, how you’ll market it and whether it’s different […]


How to Survey Customer Groups

Sometimes there are questions we can’t answer from our website analytics or sales data – questions that affect our bottom line, like why a product has a 40% return rate. You need feedback. You need it fast. You need it specific. You need it EASY. I’ve got you.  Why you should survey customer groups Even […]


How to Maintain Positive Sentiment with UX

User experience could be summed up as ‘pleasanting’. Making an experience easier, quicker, smoother, more pleasant. That means working on your user experience can build positive sentiment consciously or subconsciously in your users. It’s like going to a restaurant and everything just WORKS – but also, the little finishing touches are there. The napkins are […]


How to Evolve Your Business Tone of Voice

Often, a business will start out using one tone of voice, and then realise a few years down the line, ‘This isn’t really us anymore.’ We have to accept that it’s OK to evolve your business tone of voice. In fact, as the world changes – we have no choice. By asking ourselves some very […]


How The Pandemic Has Helped Some SMEs

In a lot of ways, 2020 has sucked for all kinds of businesses. I’m not here to Mary Poppins a terrible situation. But in amongst all the bad news, some rays of light have strayed across my screens. The small and mid-sized businesses that have turned lemons into limoncello and provided valuable services during a […]


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