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Digital marketing and your company (1 of 3)

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Digital marketing has become a vital tool for businesses in today’s online environment. What type and when you use it is important to the success of any digital marketing strategy.

Do you, or someone on your team have responsibility for this area of your business? Are you

  • Considering your SEO (search engine optimisation) strategy
  • Active on social media platforms, if so, which ones
  • Making the most of the opportunities that digital marketing can provide

These are all questions that you company need to ask.

Having undertaking several online webinars through our international group Russell Bedford International and attended numerous presentations, most recently a presentation on content marketing for professional services.

Over a series of blogs, we will try to highlight the main tips that we took away from these in the hope that they may assist your business as well.

What questions do you have?

We are happy to help. Please post your comment below or call Will Townsend (ACA, BBS (ACC), CMC), an audit partner in Cooney Carey, on 01 677 9000. Alternatively, send him an email: wtowsend@cooneycarey.ie

If you found this article interesting, please share it with other businesses. 

Posted on May 9, 2017 by Cooney Carey


6 Tips On Getting The Most Out Of Meetings

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Meetings can be either a useful medium of communication, where relationships and understandings can be strengthened or a drag on time and costs. The following tips may be helpful in ensuring meetings remain relevant and useful.

  1. Agenda

Break the meeting into relevant sections and give a time limit to each section, a time allocation should include time for agreement of action points.

  1. Open Discussion

It is worthwhile to give a time slot for open discussion at the end. It is important that everyone at the meeting is aware of this, so they avoid interrupting other timeslots to get any of their own personal agenda across.

  1. Two separate types of the agenda

The person leading the meeting should have a detailed agenda containing all information on what will be discussed at the meeting. A brief bullet point agenda should be given to the other meeting participants. If the other participants are given the full detailed agenda, they may be focused more on reading ahead than engaging in the meeting.

  1. Review of meeting

The end of the meeting should include a review of the items discussed and the action points required to be taken.

  1. Retain documentation

All the minutes of the meeting should retained to support the conclusions and decisions made at the meeting

  1. Worthwhile effort

If you feel it is not worthwhile putting in the effort to document the agenda, discussions, conclusions and decisions of a meeting, you should maybe consider – is the meeting required in the first place.

What questions do you have?

We are happy to help. Please post your comment below or call Nigel Mayberry, Director of Audit Services at Cooney Carey, on 01 677 9000.

To keep in touch, connect with our friendly team on LinkedIn.

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Posted on March 23, 2017 by Nigel Mayberry


How To Manage Your Finances? Try Cooney Carey App

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Ever wanted to know:-

– how much is in my current a/c,

– how much is my mortgage,

– what is due on my credit card,

– what do I spend all my money on,

– what life insurance do I have,

– what are the contact names and numbers for my bankers, insurance etc.?

We are a firm of chartered accountants and we help clients on a daily basis to manage their finances.

We created this free App to enable you to answer all these questions and more. Using this App, you can track your finances as you spend.

The App is available world-wide and is getting great reviews and we have had over 10,000 downloads, so why not download it today and use it as your one-stop-shop for tracking your money.

Download the App today – “Bank balances” on iTunes, it’s FREE! You can find it HERE.

Posted on March 6, 2017 by Cooney Carey


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