The economy is ‘ booming’, but not our businesses.
In the week that GDP growth has topped pre collapse heights, and in the
week in which the high street banks are finally all showing growing
profits, our high street business backbone is still nervous about
standing straight and proud.
Of the hundreds of businesses registered with Journolink there is still
a reluctance for Great British Business to blow its own trumpet.
Managing Director of Journolink, Gemma Guise says. “If we adopted the
same enthusiasm as the businesses in the USA, our media would be full of
local survival, success and growing business stories. The fact is that
our businesses are shy when it comes to promoting themselves, yet the
journalists are screaming out for editorial comment….there is plenty of
demand but little supply.”
So Journolink is challenging the business world with an offer that
should stir some pride. During August, any business which has shown
turnover growth in the past twelve months can register with them for
free and issue their press release success story for free. Journolink
will take care of the rest.
“We are absolutely committed to giving small businesses a voice in the
media. We can provide the platform but our businesses need to make the
noise,’ says Guise. “We are up for the challenge if they are. Check out