Six Ways to Spruce Up Your Image

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People are increasingly being bombarded by advertising messages. Which means it’s going to take something rather special for a brand to stand out among the clutter. Tracey Dooley aims to help you just do that — regardless of whether you are just starting out or want to give your brand a new lease of life. If nothing else, it should help you really think about what you want to achieve over the next six months…

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Writing high-impact web copy

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The purpose of web copy is to generate customers, business leads, sales, and consequently profits. Good web copy has the ability to convert web browsers into buyers. As such, it is a specialised skill, but one that can be learned. Tracey Dooley shows you how…

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How to Increase Sales & Your Average Customer Spend . . . Virtually Overnight

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There’s a magic ingredient that those in the know have found to be massively profitable for business over the years — especially now. Tracey Dooley shows how you can cash in on it, too…

Anyone involved in running a small business will tell you the truth: boy, oh boy, it can be tough. As business-owners, we’re often so busy wearing many different hats and working IN our businesses that it can be nigh on difficult to find the time to work ON our businesses —— that is, to strategically add business growth.

And yet increasing the profitability of your business needn’t take up much time. What’s more, it can reward you rather well . . . IF you know what to concentrate on. 

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The Single Biggest Barrier to Online Sales

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Today, more than ever before, there is an enormous gulf between websites that convert browsers into buyers and those that are…well, just a bit bleh.

There are a number of reasons why one website will fail and another will succeed — even when they are of a similar design and functionality. But one of the single biggest obstacles today to online sales is trust. Or lack of it. Continue reading

Are You Believable?

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In business, everything you do is geared toward one thing: turning prospects into customers. But the way you communicate your offer and, more importantly, how well you prove your case beyond “all reasonable doubt” can mean the difference between
a sale and no sales. Tracey Dooley shows you
how to use ‘proof points’ your advantage…

Aside from a bad product, poor targeting or shoddy copy, the lack of proof in your copy is one of the main reasons your business will fail. Continue reading

How to Out-Do Your Competitors

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There’s something extremely powerful that every single business should have, but most don’t even feature it in their marketing and advertising materials. What a waste! Tracey Dooley shows you how to make sure you don’t miss out on building a stronger connection with your prospects — enticing them to buy from you, instead of the competition….

 

How can you be uniquely attractive to prospects, capture their trust and ultimately gain their custom? By developing your USP, that’s how! Every single business or person in business needs to have a USP. Ignore that sentence, and you’ve just made being in business unnecessarily more difficult.

As legendary copywriter Rosser Reeves, wrote in his book Reality in Advertising: “Too many businesses flop because they fail to create a well-defined USP.” And it’s still happening today.   

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