Tweak Your Biz » Global

Tweak Your Biz (formerly Bloggertone) is a business blogging community that has been online for three years. In those years it has grown into a recognised international online publication.  Having different contributors who are all experts in their field makes TYB a “go to” place for original, bona fide and relevant articles which are helpful to everyone. I thought I’d ask a few of the regular contributors what they see as the benefits for writing for Tweak Your Biz and here are…

Former TV presenter, Alan Stevens, is now an author and journalist, and runs his own business Media Coach. As an expert interviewee he has been involved in over 2,000 radio and TV interviews. With his wealth of experience he is ideally placed to give insights about the media, and how individuals and organisations can build and protect their reputation.  In April 2012, he was named number 66 in the “Top social media experts to follow on Twitter” by influential blogger and commentator Evan…

It has been just over a year since we launched TweakYourBiz TV (formally Bloggertone TV) and during that time, we were very lucky to get to interview some truly knowledgeable and inspiring business people…… John Jantsch Fred kicked off with an interview with the World’s Most Practical Small Biz Expert, Mr. John Jantsch. Jill Konrath Next up, Greg interviewed the wonderful Queen of Sales and best selling author Jill Konrath. Anita Campbell Then, Ivan interviewed Anita Campbell…

Ireland has the unique distinction, for a small island of just 4 million souls, of having up to 80 million people globally, claiming to have Irish heritage. 40 million of these are based in the US. The UK alone has nearly 1 million first generation Irish-born people and 5 million with a direct Irish relative.  For many centuries the Irish have had to emigrate beyond this small island and adapt to different cultures, in many distant lands.  In the process, we have developed  great…

I recently attended a talk presented by CBi China Bridge; a Chinese design research and innovation strategy consultancy, part of a wider alliance specializing in the fast growing markets of Latin America, China and India. Their founder and president Cathy Huang brought some useful insights on how Western business should approach Chinese markets. She outlined the ways multinational companies in the West needed to understand Chinese customers and Chinese companies whilst describing her…

Where is the new communication model provided by social platforms and social communities taking us in a global sense? How will the game changing online communication model MDEC, affect the human race? Have we finally found a delivery system that allows the vast majority of the world’s population to have a voice and can this online model deliver a fairer more equitable, democratic global society? Can social platforms deliver the vision that Karl Marx  wrote about in the late…

I came across Nellie R. Akalp, CEO & Founder of Corpnet.Com Incorporation Services through her blog writing. Not only writing for her own company she also guest posts for Mashable and Small Biz Trends. Nellie seemed a dynamic and fascinating character, running her own successful business and a family life with four young children so I was intrigued to know more. In this interview Nellie tells me how she enjoys her work life with tips on how to separate it from home life plus how she stays…

Furniture Designer Leo Scarff  talks about his motivation, methodology and secrets to surviving in an industry that has been hit hardest by the Recent property crash and economic recession. If you are in the Property, Architecture, Construction and Furniture sectors – all of which have suffered the most fallout from our recent Recession here in Ireland, you would be forgiven for thinking a new product launch was inviting trouble. You would be  consolidating your resources and trying…

Showbiz insider tips that will add Charisma and Charm to your next presentation. If there’s one thing showbiz people know how to deal with, its captivating an audience, overcoming stage fright and getting applause. Want some trade secrets? Here are some pointers from a former Burlesque and Cabaret Dancer on how you can bring stage presence, charm and charisma to your next business presentation, next speaking engagement or even that next face-to-face selling opportunity. Background: In a…

The Tannery Restaurant in Dungarvan is quite a famous landmark attracting people from far and wide to sample the lovely dishes created by Paul Flynn, the local celebrity chef. Everything about the Restaurant, Cookery School and Townhouse is meticulously perfect and seems so simply done. But I’m sure this is sometimes like a Swan – beautiful and serene above water but a hell of a lot of paddling going on underneath. So I wanted to know more. Behind the scenes of the Tannery is Paul’s…