Small business advice • Support for business startup or new business • Assistance for growing business
Business consultant specialising in business strategy, eCommerce business, digital marketing and website development working with business startup and existing business seeking to expand. Over 30 years experience within the retail and the IT industry. Highly committed, result driven individual who is energetic with an outgoing personality. Passionate about the local business community and helping charitable organisations. Accredited SellerDeck eCommerce developer with over 10 years experience. Expertise includes project management, brand strategy and development, web site traffic growth and advertising revenue. Strategic consulting, including business plan & sales strategy development. Hobbies include health and fitness and martial arts training.
Competences include: IT consultancy
Ecommerce and Website Development
E-commerce and online payment systems including third party development tools • Use of Basic HTML coding and web authoring tools – Dreamweaver and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) • Marketing strategies including Search Engine Marketing (SEM) – SEO and PPC • Managing email marketing and social media campaigns • Setting SMART objectives • Monitoring website activity using analytical and evaluation tools • Domain maintenance using File Transfer Protocol (FTP) • Creating content and optimizing images • Image animations and video using Macromedia applications including tools such as Photoshop, Fireworks and Flash
Liaising with clients at key stages of the planning and development process • Regular feedback sessions with clients to ensure awareness of project progress.
Managing and motivating staff • Maximizing profits and reducing shrinkage • Managing change and dealing with conflict management issues.