Whilst there are many great marketing, advertising, design and digital agencies in Northern Ireland (and the UK and Ireland as a whole), there are many more start-up businesses who simply can’t afford to appoint one. Yet, they still need to engage in some form of...
Should you create an E-Commerce store as ‘everyone is online’? Here are 7 points to consider when deciding on undertaking this journey.
Self-employment and stress can go hand in hand. As we mark World Mental Day 2017, I’ve identified common challenges faced by self-employed consultants and freelance professionals and 5 actions business owners can take to make the experience more positive.
As a mentor for Young Enterprise Northern Ireland I spent some time with sixth form student, Harry McDowell from Banbridge exploring opportunities to merge three of his passions, farming, horses and digital media to develop a business. This is Harry’s story.
As a Digital Ambassador for the Digital Youth Programme, organised by Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council and Young Enterprise Northern Ireland I shared my journey from school to becoming self-employed with Banbridge Academy students.
I’ve always enjoyed reading and writing. When marketing ourselves and our businesses, the words we use are so important. Yes, ‘actions speak louder than words’ but in online marketing, words can also make a huge impact. Do yours make a positive one?
A dream team of Northern Ireland digital trainers including myself, Denise Cowan, Niamh Taylor, Emma Gribben and Peter McNicholl joined forces to deliver a mobile masterclass to business owners in Banbridge Enterprise Centre on apps to create marketing content.
In this digital world, we’ve all become content creators and online publishers, in our personal and professional lives but we’re not all skilled copywriters. Know your strengths and weaknesses, run a spell check and…… pause before publishing!
When we think of ‘middle men’ (or women) in a business context, insurance brokers and financial advisers may spring to mind. For some, the instant reaction to the ‘piggy in the middle’ scenario can be somewhat negative – ‘it’ll cost me more you may say’ or ‘can I...
Last night I had the opportunity to attend a training seminar on networking skills with fellow members of Newry Junior Chamber. Now, as a large and vibrant network of business people from around the Newry area, you may wonder why we need networking skills training,...
Are you ready to plan and create great content for your blog? Digital Den can assist you to create and publish your monthly schedule of content, freeing you up to focus on other aspects of your business.