Small local businesses and social media.

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Do you need to build better relationships with existing and potential customers?   Dedicating time to social media can really pay dividends.   Research shows that people enjoy feeling that they belong to a community around a business – 62% of Facebook users like to keep up to date with the latest news about the businesses they follow (Statista).  We all know that …

Chris Benarab, chef patron of Azou about the Awards

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Chris Benarab, chef patron of  Azou Restaurant in Hammersmith, Winner of Best Food Business and People’s Choice  Awards in the 2014 Hammersmith and Fulham Brilliant Business Awards, on his business and the awards. At Azou we have developed not only our menu but our reputation for the quality of the Azou experience.  Running an independent business takes commitment and energy. …

Reasons why Hammersmith & Fulham is Brilliant for Business Part 1

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 The borough is home to 10,500 businesses, including major international brands such as Sony Ericsson, Walt Disney and L’Oréal. The borough has the best transport links in London. It takes just 13 minutes to reach central London and 45 minutes to reach Heathrow by tube We have the sixth most competitive economy in England according to the UK Competitiveness Index …

John Horton on Hammersmith and Fulham Brilliant Business Awards

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John Horton of Horton and Garton, a winner of Hammersmith and Fulham Brilliant Business Awards, told us about the benefits of the awards. “Winning the prestigious Best Business awards has provided our business with an elevated pedestal to further boost our professional services within the local community. Living and working in LBH&F (the borough) for 20 years I know the …

Writing your winning entry

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There are lots of things you can do to give your entry the best chance of winning, some are more important than others. Perhaps the most important is to read and understand the judging criteria, and make sure you cover these in your entry. You’d be amazed how many people don’t. I’ve sat on numerous panels where the criteria specifically …