Social media is a helpful communication tool for businesses as it allows them to communicate directly with customers and engage them in conversations. Social media can also help you to increase your customers’ brand awareness and find new contacts or business opportunities. If you want to become active on social media, but don’t know [...]
Small Business Tips That Make a Big Difference
Angela Vithoulkas is the multi-award-winning CEO of VIVO cafe, one of Sydney CBD's most recognisable cafe brands. She has forged a strong reputation for the cafe through clever marketing techniques and a belief that customer service excellence forms the basis of every successful business.
She is passionate about small business, women in business, and social responsibility.
In this video interview we discuss:
- How Angela balances working IN her business (spending hours on the shop floor) and working strategically on business growth
- Why small business is a power behind Australia's economy
- Why she doesn't believe in balance
- How she has successfully used social media (Four Square specifically) to drive customers to her stores
Plus, Angela shares your top strategies for making your small business work.
About the In Her Shoes series
In Her Shoes is a regular video series presented by the Australian Businesswomen's Network and BNet.com.au. Each interview features an inspiring businesswoman and her strategies for success.
You might be interested in this upcoming event...
NEW: Social Media for Small Business Webinar Series
Practical ways to use social media to grow your business
Online Webinars - Starting 28 May 2013
NEW webinar series: designed to dispel the myths about social media and arm small business owners with skills and know-how to make social media a powerful force for business development and bottom line results.
Experts will present practical ways to use social media to:
- Build brand awareness for your organisation
- Network and make connections all over the world
- Build your personal profile and position you as a credible authority
- Drive traffic to your website, blog or social networks
- Convert social media followers to leads and leads to customers
- Grow you reach with suppliers, staff, resources, alliances, sponsors