Welcome

Welcome

Welcome to Helen Owen Marketing Enterprises (HOME) CIC, a charitable company that provides work experience and training for people who are struggling to find work. We do this by providing a positive work environment so that each of our volunteers helps a local...
Websites for Charities

Websites for Charities

If you run a local charity or group then there’s nothing stopping you from having a great website! By using your own volunteers we will create your website in WordPress, the most popular CMS system in the UK and then give you complete control so you can maintain it...
Do you organise events?

Do you organise events?

If you are hosting an event and are keen to get the word out then why not help us promote it? Here’s what we can do: Create a landing page for your event. Register your event to other websites such as Eventbrite. Create your event on Facebook and invite people to...

DO YOU ACTUALLY NEED A BUSINESS PLAN?

I was recently at a CollabMiami meetup where I was interviewing the founder for my podcast. During the podcast, we took live questions from people who were watching via Instagram Live. The question that kept coming up over and over again was “How do I create a...
Is your website working for you?

Is your website working for you?

Is your website working for you or do you feel that you’re working for your website? One of the questions that we usually get is asked is ‘why isn’t my website working for me?’ and our answer is usually the same.. ‘How are you working for...
Marketing Experts

Marketing Experts

If you’re looking to hire a marketing professional then you’ve come to the right place! There are many advantages to hiring a freelance marketer (or using a marketing agency) and some great reasons for choosing the team at Helen Owen Marketing Enterprises...

3 WAYS TO MINIMIZE RETURNS TO YOUR ONLINE STORE

The e-commerce industry is booming. With so many online shopping options available, customers are starting to ditch brick and mortar retailers. As you begin to sell more products online, you’ll begin to encounter challenges such as returns or chargebacks. A survey...

HOW TO FOLLOW UP WITH POTENTIAL CLIENTS THE RIGHT WAY

In my experience, following up with potential clients is actually more important than your first pitch. The truth is, many small business owners, solopreneurs, and companies are super busy, so a pitch may go unnoticed at first. It may even be forgotten. So what do you...

GET PAID FASTER: 4 TIPS TO GET THE MONEY CLIENTS OWE YOU

So you made a sale, delivered your products or services in a timely manner, and satisfied the client. But now, you’re waiting in vain for the payment. If you’re frustrated and a little worried about how customer payments affect your business, you’re not alone. Many...
7 WAYS TO USE YOUR BREAKS AT WORK MORE EFFECTIVELY

7 WAYS TO USE YOUR BREAKS AT WORK MORE EFFECTIVELY

By now, you probably know that it’s important to take breaks from work. Work breaks can help you re-focus your efforts and improve your efficiency and productivity. Breaks help your mind avoid becoming too fatigued. It’s good for your mental health and your physical...