Author Archives: Janet Harkin

About Janet Harkin

A freelance marketing consultant currently working on some interesting projects. From Cumbria but live in Donegal, NW Ireland - both equally beautiful parts of the world. I love being busy, my boys, fresh air and Led Zeppelin. I also like marketing - the strategic challenges as well as the of-the-moment campaigns.

I’ve moved to http://jharkin.wordpress.com/

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The rock star partnership of sales and marketing revisited

This week I’m going to a seminar on marketing for SMEs and entrepreneurs run by Ulster Bank in conjunction with SmallBusinessCan which promises to be an interesting affair.  Some of the topics under discussion on the SmallBusinessCan website will be addressed, such … Continue reading

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What Quora says about how to market an app

The global apps industry continues to grow massively – iTunes approved it’s millionth app back in November – yet it is still in its infancy.  It’s a very exciting place to be working right now. For hard working appreneurs the only … Continue reading

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Want To Get Into Marketing? Market Yourself First

Originally posted on Just Jennee:
It’s time to bring back the careers portion of this blog. Let’s face it, I could blog about life and its antics for a very long time. This post was originally posted on MediaCareers.ca, where…

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4 steps to a social media strategy (infographic)

The fifth and final infographic I wanted to share this week is another on social media. This deceptively simple visual gives a good overview of what marketers need to consider when putting together a social media strategy.  It’s a good attempt at removing … Continue reading

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The Common Phobias of Creatives (infographic)

The fourth of my series of infographics for this week is this summary of phobias suffered by creative types. It raised a smile, especially the client relations comments at the end (I think I’ve heard all of those as a … Continue reading

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The evolution of time management tools (infographic)

The third infographic I wanted to share this week is a journey through time management tools. There are a lot of tools and techniques to help us manage our time better and I’ve blogged before about how to prioritise tasks.  How … Continue reading

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