Most business people we know are getting
pretty tired of the doom and gloom stories
that seem to be standard fare served up by
our media friends lately, but one little news
snippet caused a smile recently.
Google goes gambling
Apparently Google are now prepared to run
gambling advertising in the UK. In 2004,
they introduced a worldwide ban on such
advertising, but now have decided to change
that in Britain after rules for TV
advertising for bookmakers and gambling sites
Google reckon that it will 'enhance the
search experiance for users' and it might
well do, but poor growth figures over the
last few quarters might also have something
to do with it.
Welcome to the October edition.
|Document storage that doesn't cost a packet!
Here's a great Scottish company that provides
a service that just about any business
If your company has documents taking up space
in your office because you know they will be
needed someday, then get in touch with The
They are specialist document storage
professionals with a 540,000+ cubic feet
purpose-built facility on the outskirts of
They will collect, barcode, register and
store your documents in safe and secure
storage. Then, when you need
them, they can locate them in seconds and
deliver them to you.
The service is incredibly good value for
money. We've just completed their new
website, so have a look there and expect to
be surprised. Or give them a call on 0131
|Edinburgh Landlord Day
This month we were an exhibitor at the Edinburgh
Landlord Day event.
The exhibition, run by the Edinburgh City
held in the George Street Assembly Rooms is a
place to go for landlords and letting agents.
every year and this year there were over 30
businesses showcasing their property related
services. We were promoting and
Blot Property System for
property management companies and letting agents.
There is also a full seminar programme with
tips and information for letting landlords.
you're in the property letting business, make
get there next year.
|Business networking - visit our group!
Blot Design is a member of the most
business networking group in the world.
Each week we meet on a Thursday
morning for breakfast and to exchange and
business between our members. It's a great
doing business (only one company from any
business area can
so there is no competition between members).
If you think your business could benefit from
networking like this, you're welcome to
attend as our guest:
Our group is thriving. As it grows, the
amount of business exchanged has increased
dramatically. Get in touch if you'd like to
come along and see how it works.
- Thursday mornings
- Novatel Hotel, Hermiston Gate, Edinburgh