Google Alerts

Is there an easy way of tracking something on the internet? Yes – you could use Google Alerts. Google Alerts http://www.google.co.uk/alerts is a monitoring service

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Learning styles

I’m studying at the moment and have been told I can find out my preferred learning style? Yes, you can and these tests are ideal

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Mailshots and the MPS

We’re sending out a mailshot, how do I know if someone is registered with the Mailing Preference Service? Some consumers and sole traders have registered

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Carbon footprints and our business

Can I calculate the carbon footprint of my business myself? You can calculate your organisation’s Carbon Footprint at http://www.carbontrust.co.uk/publicsites/CFCalculator. You will need to register first.

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LinkedIn

What is LinkedIn? LinkedIn http://www.linkedin.com/ is an online network for connecting professionals. The idea is to build your own network of connections through your contacts

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CIM Chartered Marketer

How do I achieve the Chartered Institute of Marketing’s Chartered Marketer status? If you are a member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing then you

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Second Life

We keep hearing about Second Life. What is it and how could it make money for us? Second Life is an online 3-D virtual world

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Competency dictionary

Someone has mentioned organising a ‘competency dictionary’. What is this and why do we need one? Competencies are the traits, characteristics and behaviours that help

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Environmental Policy

I need to write an environmental policy, what do I include? Your environmental policy will detail your organisation’s mission in terms of how it intends

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Can I find out who is using the same Google Adwords’ keywords as our organisation? Yes, KeywordSpy www.keywordspy.com can be used to find out what

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Search Engine Marketing

What’s Search Engine Marketing and how do i do it? Search Engine Marketing is marketing and advertising through search engines and is about increasing traffic

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Switched On Business Awards

The National Motorcycle Museum, Friday 6th June 2008 7.30pm – 12.30am ‘Business Awards without ‘The Yawn Factor’ The Switched-on annual Business Awards Gala Evening celebrates

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Direct Mail

Free copy of Direct Mail for Dummies book Royal Mail are giving away a free copy of Direct Mail for Dummies. All you need to

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Codes of Practice

Where can I find codes of conduct for the various marketing disciplines? Different marketing organisations have different codes. The links here show the different codes

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Country Information

Where can I find country information? The following provide population and other statistics. The CIA World Factbook – https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/ International Monetary Fund – http://www.imf.org/external/country/ BBC

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CRM Systems

What Customer Relationship Management software is available? According to a Keynote Report, Customer Relationship Management 2006, the top CRM systems are: Oracle (includes Siebel and

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Google Alerts

Is there an easy way of tracking something on the internet? Yes – you could use Google Alerts. Google Alerts http://www.google.co.uk/alerts is a monitoring service

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Learning styles

I’m studying at the moment and have been told I can find out my preferred learning style? Yes, you can and these tests are ideal

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Mailshots and the MPS

We’re sending out a mailshot, how do I know if someone is registered with the Mailing Preference Service? Some consumers and sole traders have registered

Read More »

Carbon footprints and our business

Can I calculate the carbon footprint of my business myself? You can calculate your organisation’s Carbon Footprint at http://www.carbontrust.co.uk/publicsites/CFCalculator. You will need to register first.

Read More »

LinkedIn

What is LinkedIn? LinkedIn http://www.linkedin.com/ is an online network for connecting professionals. The idea is to build your own network of connections through your contacts

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CIM Chartered Marketer

How do I achieve the Chartered Institute of Marketing’s Chartered Marketer status? If you are a member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing then you

Read More »

Second Life

We keep hearing about Second Life. What is it and how could it make money for us? Second Life is an online 3-D virtual world

Read More »

Competency dictionary

Someone has mentioned organising a ‘competency dictionary’. What is this and why do we need one? Competencies are the traits, characteristics and behaviours that help

Read More »

Environmental Policy

I need to write an environmental policy, what do I include? Your environmental policy will detail your organisation’s mission in terms of how it intends

Read More »

Can I find out who is using the same Google Adwords’ keywords as our organisation? Yes, KeywordSpy www.keywordspy.com can be used to find out what

Read More »

Search Engine Marketing

What’s Search Engine Marketing and how do i do it? Search Engine Marketing is marketing and advertising through search engines and is about increasing traffic

Read More »

Switched On Business Awards

The National Motorcycle Museum, Friday 6th June 2008 7.30pm – 12.30am ‘Business Awards without ‘The Yawn Factor’ The Switched-on annual Business Awards Gala Evening celebrates

Read More »

Direct Mail

Free copy of Direct Mail for Dummies book Royal Mail are giving away a free copy of Direct Mail for Dummies. All you need to

Read More »

Codes of Practice

Where can I find codes of conduct for the various marketing disciplines? Different marketing organisations have different codes. The links here show the different codes

Read More »

Country Information

Where can I find country information? The following provide population and other statistics. The CIA World Factbook – https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/ International Monetary Fund – http://www.imf.org/external/country/ BBC

Read More »

CRM Systems

What Customer Relationship Management software is available? According to a Keynote Report, Customer Relationship Management 2006, the top CRM systems are: Oracle (includes Siebel and

Read More »