PayPal Are Buying Sydney Siders A Coffee Today!

@PayPalAu are shouting Sydney CBDers a coffee today!! It’s a great way of showing how easy it is to pay on the go with your digital wallet & giving people a much needed Monday coffee!! Simple & Easy: Download the App here: http://bit.ly/1n7Wge0 & use it to pay for your coffee at one of the..

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Nancy Georges Newsroom

NEWS ROOM: Week Beginning 28 April 2014

This page is updated during the week! To see other News Room updates please click here. **** EVENT: Join Us for our May meetup! ‘Lessons Learned By A Woman In Media’ Jane Huxley, @Pandora_Music MD: 13 May www.socialmediawomen.eventbrite.com.au **** Read what I & other retail experts think: RT Retail Express: Our expert panel shares predictions..

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Retail Miss Fix It News Room

NEWS ROOM: WEEK BEGINNING 29 JULY 2013

This page is updated during the week! To see other News Room updates please click here. **** Social Media Parenting is a minefield for so many parents. We’re talking about this on Real Chat Monday 10:30am on Google Hangout. All you need is a gmail address – you can watch the video feed or you..

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‘Shop Til You Drop’ Everything in May Issue Online

My Facebook Tip of the Day has prompted me to write this post.  If you are on facebook, please go over and ‘LIKE’ the page so that the Tips appear in your stream. Australian magazine Shop Til You Drop May 2011 issue is a first; Everything in the issue is available online! This is a..

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Retailers MUST Embrace The Online Space Without Delay!

In July I was presenting Social Media Seminars at the GHA (Gift & Homewares Australia) Home & Giving Trade Show to Exhibitors and Retailers. It quickly became apparent to me that I was largely talking to an audience that had not yet dipped it’s toe into the online space let alone considered Social Media as a..

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Competition is NOT a Dirty Word!

There are a lot of things that business owners need to focus on and being obsessed with their competition is not one of them. It is time to look at your competitors in a new light. Your competitors will elevate your whole category / product group or niche. They will also be a comparison to you and allow you to shine in comparison!! Use your competition to increase the awareness of your niche & show how great your business is!!

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Social Media 101 – Part 3

Have you read Social Media 101 – Part 1 & Part 2? This post will make more sense if you have. 1. http://magnoliasolutions.com.au/2009/10/12/social-media-101-part-1/ 2. http://magnoliasolutions.com.au/2009/10/13/social-media-101-part-2/ We have covered; What is Social Media and Networking sites MySpace & Facebook. Twitter (www.twitter.com) is the social media of the moment, despite starting in 2006. Twitter asks users to..

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Social Media 101 – Part 2

Have you read Social Media 101 – Part 1? This post will make more sense if you have. http://magnoliasolutions.com.au/2009/10/12/social-media-101-part-1/ To understand where we are now, let’s look back a few years. My Space (www.myspace.com) was launched in 2003 and quickly became ‘the’ must-join site. It predominantly engaged and was used by Gen Y, artists and..

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Nancy speaks to Prue MacSween on 2GB

I was chuffed to be asked to talk about my favourite topic: Customer Service with Prue MacSween on her Small Business program on 2GB, 873 AM, last night, 29 September 2009. I have long been a fan of Prue’s, she is knowledgeable, funny, witty and is not afraid to raise a topic that should be..

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Prospecting 101 for SMEs

Although I mainly work with retailers, I sometimes work with SMEs (small to medium enterprise). I have just written a sales program for a client and thought I would post parts of it over the next few weeks. I have generalised it here for the sake of the blog and anonymity, but this should get..

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