How to Create more Online Reviews for Your Business

Need this implemented into your business? Talk to the international business advisor who can do exactly that – Contact Jacob, Learn More, or Subscribe for Updates. I’ve got a question for your Blackboard fans: On a Scale of 1 to 10, how likely are you to recommend the incredibly awesome Blackboard Fridays to a friend…

The Horrible Cost of Thinking Culture is Vision

Need this implemented into your business? Talk to the international business advisor who can do exactly that – Contact Jacob, Learn More, or Subscribe for Updates. Sometime after the ‘Greed is Good’ meltdown of the late 1980s, management theory finally realised that there’s more to life than money … and how relevant that is for…

The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly of Business Partnerships

Need this implemented into your business? Talk to the international business advisor who can do exactly that – Contact Jacob, Learn More, or Subscribe for Updates. Who is Jacob Aldridge, Business Coach? “The smart and quirky advisor who gets sh!t done in business.” Back independent since 2019. Since April 2006, I’ve been an international business…

Inbound v Outbound: Creating Sales

In the Start Up phase of any business, bringing in revenue (through marketing and sales) needs to be the focus. So how do you do it? I break my thinking down into Outbound (where I’m pushing the relationship) and Inbound (where the leads come to me). Inbound is obviously ideal, but takes time to build…

Calculating the Value of Your Business

Need this implemented into your business? Talk to the international business advisor who can do exactly that – Contact Jacob, Learn More, or Subscribe for Updates. Who is Jacob Aldridge, Business Coach? “The smart and quirky advisor who gets sh!t done in business.” Back independent since 2019. Since April 2006, I’ve been an international business…

What Filters Are You Wearing Today?

Need this implemented into your business? Talk to the international business advisor who can do exactly that – Contact Jacob, Learn More, or Subscribe for Updates. No two people see the world the same way. In business, this creates some wild and confusing situations – have you ever given instructions to a team member, only…

Is Your HR Strategic?

Need this implemented into your business? Talk to the international business advisor who can do exactly that – Contact Jacob, Learn More, or Subscribe for Updates. Ah, Human Resources. Are there any business functions murkier and more feared than time spent with your HR officer? Well misunderstand no more! In this week’s Blackboard Fridays episode,…

How to Leverage Your Brand Archetype

Need this implemented into your business? Talk to the international business advisor who can do exactly that – Contact Jacob, Learn More, or Subscribe for Updates. Last week [LINK] I introduced you to the concept of Brand Archetypes, and encouraged you to do the free online Brand Archetype Indicator [http://brandonian.com/start/] to learn what yours may…

IN THE MEDIA: Problems running a small business

Source: NRE Commercial Cleaning by Rod Abbott “So, you want to free yourself from ‘The Man’ and go out on your own. You have that great idea, everyone is going to jump on board and this time next year you’ll be a millionaire. “Here are some words of advice from Jacob Aldridge, international business coach…