My Kiva Loans

I’ve been a member of the Kiva community since 2020, Kiva is a non profit that provides a platform for people who have no access to traditional finance or banking services.I have provided loans on a regular basis to women-owned…

Importance of Cyber Security

Cyber attacks in the UK have risen significantly in recent years, with a small UK business hacked every twenty seconds.Cyber security is paramount to all companies, with hackers finding new methods and attacks becoming harder to spot. Around 65,000 cyber…

CPD Course: Introducing British Sign Language

I have recently completed a CPD accredited British Sign Language course. The course has given me an insight into areas of improvement as I have had extensive experience using British Sign Language having grown up using it extensively.  About Brian…

Member of The Chartered Institute of Marketing

I'm delighted to be welcomed as a member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing. As a CIM member, I have access to a vast array of online resources and insightful content, to keep up to date and build on my…

Are you tracking these 9 marketing KPIs?

Creating the right marketing strategy is a science. Powerful marketing that reaches the target audience and relays what your brand represents is essential in a competitive market. Marketing Key Performance Indicators, otherwise known as KPIs, measure the effectiveness of your…

6 reasons to hire a marketing consultant

It doesn’t matter what industry you operate in, you will need to ensure that you get your marketing right. You might not have the scope to take on an in-house marketing expert which is where a remote marketing consultant, like…

Remote working within the Samsung Galaxy Ecosystem

The working landscape has changed and this change has been driven in large by the Covid-19 pandemic. Businesses were understanding the importance of change when it came to on-the-go remote working but the pandemic forced businesses into making the change…

The Importance of the Right Tech for Remote Working

It’s no longer enough to have just a laptop and an internet connection to work from home.  As more people are now setting up permanent home offices, it’s important that they have the right setup in place.  So, I have…

International Womens Day 2021

Today is International Women’s Day and the day we should all raise our hand and call out inequality. I continue to support Kiva and to date, 100% of my loans have been made to women-owned businesses with a positive environmental…

9 ways to optimise your free Google My Business listing

Having been to numerous Google My Business listings over the festive period, I was astonished as to how many businesses didn’t update their Google My Business festive opening times.  Not only this, very few businesses were utilising their Google My…

Brian Martin MCIM - Marketing Consultant

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