7 top tips for you to action when you start a new business

Starting a new business is exciting! It all begins with a bright idea, sometimes the idea comes from nowhere, or it may have come to you after getting frustrated with a poor service or product and knowing you can do better. It’s quite possible that your idea was born via methodical planning and years of…

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Rewarding-Your-Customers

Customer loyalty schemes are an effective way to improve your customer-retention levels.  Despite this widely known fact and that the cost of bringing in new business is higher than the cost of regular engagement to retain existing clients. So many businesses are missing a trick when it comes to building customer loyalty. With the age…

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create the perfect business card

The perfect business card is one that won’t be thrown away.  It’s more than just your contact details it’s a snapshot and lasting reminder of your brand. So you should think of it like a mini ad for your business and what you stand for.  At Tickling Trout we love digital but the exchange of…

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why you need an online presence

The world is moving online.  Gone are the days when you used to reach for an encyclopedia to find something out. The phrase “google it” has become the tool for anything we want to know.  We’re carrying the web in our pockets: http://youtu.be/zqKovGMx9xo Lots of businesses have used the power of digital marketing to create explosive…

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why your business needs a mobile app

If you think that mobile apps are solely for big name brands then you are wrong. More and more small and midsize businesses are following the mobile trend, understanding that an effective mobile strategy involves more than just a mobile-friendly website. In fact, these days you’ll notice that many small businesses you interact with in your…

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