WELCOME TO THE ADVICE HUB
The Advice Hub is a free online library full of genuinely helpful articles and ‘ungoogleable’ tips for small businesses.
It’s purposely written in an accessible, confidence-boosting, human sounding way by founders or experts who’ve been there and done it, including our very own Holly.
We delve into the lessons learnt the hard way, so you don’t have to – from dealing with parental guilt or hiring friends for example, to learning how to get more Instagram followers or becoming VAT registered.
Some articles are quite factual and some more soulful across eight key categories, ranging from marketing & social to business wisdom, so no matter what you need, it’s covered.
A big thank you to the brilliant small business supporters at Dell Technologies for helping us bring you this treasure trove of knowledge and advice, completely free of charge.
We’ve organised our articles into the topics we get asked about the most, to help you find what you need! Explore the categories below.
Latest from the Advice Hub
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4 tech secrets every small business needs to know
Don’t get in a pickle. Here are 4 tech secrets every small business needs to know
3 ways to use quiet time to push your business forwards
Experiencing low sales? Here are three things you can try to grow your business while it’s quiet.
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How to grow your email subscribers
Email matters – get it right and it’s a valuable link to your most engaged customers.
What I learnt from ‘volume down’ time
Holly explains how turning the volume down (not off) can benefit your business.
Holly’s Christmas Trends 2022 – Part 1
What’s likely to be flying off the shelves this Christmas? Find out Holly’s predictions for 2022…
Hear from other Founders
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Holly’s top five mentoring tips
Ready to grow your small business? What you need is a mentor. Read Holly Tucker’s top five tips.
5 ways community meet-ups can save small businesses
Feel like you’re struggling? Here are five reasons that meeting up as a small business community can help.
How to protect your energy
Holly & Co’s resident Coach Kate explains how to identify and then keep your non-negotiables front of mind when you feel like you’re losing the balance.
Seven cyber security tips to help protect your business from hacking
Concerned about the rise of cyber crime in the current climate? Here are seven top tips.
The riches are in the niches
If you want a product or brand to sell and want to go big, make it niche. Here’s why…