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NEWS: Camden Council Online DA information package and guide for local business owners. Due to the increasing number of local business owners proposing new developments in the area, Camden Council has developed an online DA information package and guide for local business owners. This information package and guide will enable business owners’ access to quick, Read More »

Message from the Mayor: Our Future Camden Camden’s growth landscape provides significant opportunity to develop a vibrant and flourishing local economy that will benefit current and future populations of the area. Council is committed to taking a more active role in the economic development of Camden, this commitment began with the adoption of the Economic Read More »

        Shivani Gupta is a small business owner, business and leadership coach, author and keynote speaker. Shivani shares why it is important to set new goals. WOULD you be happy with an extra 20per cent revenue in your small business? In December, my spa business revenue was up 20per cent on last Read More »

      UP-SELLING & CROSS-SELLING – ‘WOULD YOU LIKE FRIES WITH THAT?’ Make the most of your sales with simple techniques that have been perfected across centuries by the maestros of sales. Mairead Rodgers looks into how you can translate the finer points of up-selling and cross-selling into exponential sales growth. It’s a Friday Read More »

      MAKE MARKETING A MUST! When business is booming, it’s easy to put marketing on the back burner. Why focus attention on getting new customers when you already have all you can handle? The reason is simple: when things slow down, you want to have new clients in the pipeline. Make marketing part Read More »

        YOUR BUSINESS IMAGE Being clear on the level of involvement you wish to have in the business will help you shape an image for your business that keeps customers coming back for MORE. 25 Ways to Boost Your Business Image 1. Start to see your business through customers’ eyes 2. Keep Read More »

From Rashid Kotwal and Barbara Sauter Feature Article: How to create a clear marketing message The American Super Bowl is famous for two things. Obviously one is the football itself. The other? The half time entertainment – including the extremely high priced 30 second advertising spots. Companies spend absolute fortunes – millions of dollars creating Read More »

From Entrepreneur.com We all know lack of sleep is harmful to our health — sleep affects mood, increases risk of psychiatric disorders and depression, cardiovascular disease and lowers immune system health. Yet the stress of running a company and long working hours means entrepreneurs often find themselves functioning on little sleep. Evanston, Ill.-based sleep expert Read More »

Economic Update from Debbie Roberts, Economic Development Officer at Camden Council Happy New Year! This year is set to become one of further growth and prosperity for business in the Camden area. These regular updates aim to inform you of information, events and support available to grow your business for the future. Feel free to Read More »