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Improve Your Chances of Business Success!


Running a business is undoubtedly tough work. Running a successful business, as you can imagine requires even more blood, sweat and tears. While how we measure success varies on a number of factors, below we give you some pointers to improve your chances of success, no matter what your business or circumstances.

  1. Be flexible

Running a business requires copious amounts of planning, and every entrepreneur envisions what their path to success will look like. However, no matter how much you plan, it is always best to expect the unexpected. Unfortunately, the universe isn’t so kind as to not bestow us with some unwarranted surprises from time to time. How well you adapt to and accept change will be an important part of your success story. Being flexible towards whatever obstacles come in your path, and simply taking them into your stride with a little positivity, rather than packing it all in because things didn’t quite turn out as expected will surely lead you to triumph.

  1. The customer is always right

An age-old cliché, we know. But it carries heavy truth with it. Going back to the first point, demands constantly change amongst consumers and it is crucial to be flexible towards them. Though you may have a vision of the kind of image and service your business is to provide, if it’s not capturing your audience, it’s time to listen to their wants and make changes.

Even if you think you know better – it is your business after all, without customers you will have no business at all. So, take the initiative to do whatever it is that satisfies your customers and you will most certainly maximise your success!

  1. Know your competitors

In order to stand out you have to know who you’re competing against. Without studying your competition you won’t know how you will compare in the market and that can be a major pitfall.

Network as much you can with like businesses. This is not only a great way to make yourself known, but also to gain insight and ideas, all the while getting a chance to mingle with your competition and see first-hand what you’re up against, and stay one step ahead of the emerging trends.

  1. Be visible

There’s no escaping the ever-present internet or social media. Use this to your advantage as much as you can. ‘There’s no such thing as bad publicity’ to throw in another cliché. Don’t be afraid to make yourself known, get your opinions out there in blogs, tweet other businesses, and be present on other platform such as Facebook and LinkedIn! The more you are known, the more chances of success you have!

Following these few simple steps will make a huge impact in how far your business goes! If you want to know more ways on how to grow your business give us a call on 01293 817227

 

 

How to Use Social Media to Gain Business Leads Masterclass: Client Feedback

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Last month Beta Futures hosted a very successful LinkedIn Masterclass with Dean Packham.

Here’s what our clients had to say about it:

  • “Excellent content and informative trainer. The pace of the session was just right and the number of attendees was perfect to create a team environment, conducive to learning.”
  • “I would be very interested in attending more events and hearing more about what you do. THANK YOU”
  • “Really great experience, thanks!”
  • “It made me understand what LinkedIn stood for and how it could benefit every business.”
  • “Thank you to Dean Packham & Beta Futures for yesterday’s LinkedIn course and providing my ‘lightbulb’ moment with this platform.”

Furthermore, 100% of attendees found that the information was presented Very Clearly or Extremely Clearly and 100% of attendees found that Dean was Very Knowledgeable or Extremely Knowledgeable.

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We are planning more LinkedIn Masterclasses with Dean Packham for 2016. Would you like to attend? Send us an email to marketing@betafutures.com.

Meet Dean Packham, our LinkedIn Expert

On 10th September 2015 Beta Futures will be launching our brand new Master Classes.

We are excited to introduce you to our LinkedIn expert, Dean Packham. Dean has worked in many fields including IT, full time church ministry, financial services and business development in the online world.

Dean Packham headshot 2I’m an internet marketing consultant, which in English means that I help businesses generate more business.

I help to connect buyers with sellers across a range of industries, ranging from business consultancy, health, marketing, financial services and a whole range of commodities.

The help I provide ranges from getting a message in front of thousands of targeted prospects to find reliable buyers and sellers to connect with each other. I will connect you to a buyer, seller or JV (joint venture) partner in any industry, usually in less than 24 hours.”

Dean can show you how to use LinkedIn to:
• Sell your products and services
• Generate unlimited quality leads
• Find you the right business partners
• Drive traffic to your website/LinkedIn profile
• Build your contact and prospect lists
• Position you as an expert in your field

Many people aren’t aware of the opportunities LinkedIn can create for their business. Dean’s LinkedIn Master Class will teach you how to utilise one of the fastest growing social media platforms and yield the benefits it offers.

Book to attend our launch here. 

We recommend early booking as places are limited and tickets are selling fast!

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Beta Futures’ Social Media Refurb!

We are excited to inform you that our social media is undergoing a refurb! Over the next few weeks you will be seeing more blogs, tweets, photos and news from all of our platforms.

We are looking forward to sharing our new projects, which are almost ready to launch with you.

Show your support and keep updated by following and liking us on:

Twitter: @betafutures

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/betafuturespage

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/beta-futures

If you are interested in our 50+ Skills Exchange Club, you can also follow us at @50PlusSkillClub and you can find us on Facebook. 

We would love to hear from you! 

If you have any suggestions for blog topics or just want to say hi, drop us an email to: marketing@betafutures.com

 

Many thanks,

The Beta Futures Team

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