Introduction For all businesses today, no matter what their size a website is a must, an online shop window showcasing their products and services. For many SME’s the development of their website is a significant investment which makes it surprising that many business owners don’t track how well their site is performing and whether they […]
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A review of recent Chamber of Commerce happenings, and news of more exciting events to come before the end of the year.
The main legislation changes over the last quarter in Health & Safety, environment, food safety and property.
Introduction Do you send any emails like these? payslips to employees? personal data, such as therapist reports, to clients? any other personal data to anyone? Did you know that GDPR requires you to encrypt such emails to send them securely? Don’t worry, here’s an easy solution. GDPR, the new General Data Protection Regulation, was introduced […]
The Portishead Chamber of Commerce is hosting its fifth annual business show, on May 17th. Business Outlook launched in 2013 attracts businesses of all types from Portishead and surrounding areas. Business owners and managers in North Somerset and Bristol will be inspired and informed at this year’s event with a great line up of speakers. […]
Please Write a Post for the Chamber Blog. Promote your skills and your business Help make the Chamber an even better resource for local businesses Get a link back to your website, which helps your Google profile, just a little In this short article we’ll explore how best to present your post to suit this […]
Have you tried writing engaging communications about widgets? Apparently we now live in the age of social selling, defined by Wikipedia as the process of developing relationships as part of the sales process. Today, continues Wikipedia, this often takes place via social networks but can take place either online or offline. Using Social Media, as we […]
Portishead Chamber of Commerce is always happy to welcome new members and the membership fee is still just £30 per annum. Membership means you become part of the Portishead business community and have access to other members and Chamber events (most of which are free). Quarterly breakfasts, Free Seminars, Business Show and AGM etc. Oh […]
What You Will Read in This Post When we meet a new client, one of the first things we check is whether they own their domain, if they have one. “Domain” as in URL, or website address, like www.portisheadchamber.co.uk. In this post we’ll cover: Domain name ownership, and why it matters A true story about […]
Written by Camilla Allen – Partners in HR Recruiting a variety of people into your business can be a great way to help workforce planning, invest in the future and encourage fresh innovative ideas & skills. Welcoming an intern, apprentice or work experience participant on to your team can be a shrewd long term decision, […]