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#BUSINESS Advice

Online 1-2-1 business advice

Enjoy qualified and expert business advice without charge*. At MENTA we have been the trusted name for business advice and training for more than thirty-five years. We understand that running a business, can be a lonely experience and at times we face business challenges that require advice and a critical friend. Our business advice team are selected for their proven business track record, as well as their business sector experience and knowledge.

With the challenges of COVID, we took the decision to remove the costs to clients for their initial advice session. We are able to support more of the business communities of Norfolk and Suffolk, thanks to our partner, Hugh J Boswell, the chartered insurance broker, who have been working with business since 1906. Their support enables us to deliver expert advice service to you but without charge.  

With a MENTA business session your advice coach will listen, answer questions if needed design a roadmap of actions. Their experience and contacts position them as key business advisers. You are assured of a professional and confidential service throughout. You will receive access to a knowledge base covering all business sectors with an unrivalled network of support. To book your FREE* live video call or phone advice session, please use the email tab below. *free sessions are open to clients that are not currently receiving free support (or have previously received free support) through MENTA.  Any subsequent advice/ coaching session is charged from £50 per hour

For larger business, MENTA has a range of expert consultants, delivering bespoke coaching, to view the MENTA consultants service, visit the MENTA Business Consultancy register  

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Bespoke, Social Media 1-2-1

Nick Pandolfi: Social Ninja!  One of our 1-2-1 social media sessions will show you or your staff how to make more from the time you spend promoting the business across social media platforms. This session will look at how you currently use social media, we will identify suggested edits and help you create new content ideas, we will look at boosting your reach, and improving your engagement. Overall, our time will help you to reach your sales targets with creative, fresh content that helps get you noticed and reduces any advert or boosted spend.

Nick works with SMEs across the UK and shares his award winning digital marketing content solutions. Book a session with Nick below

Business Advice 1-2-1

Pauline Prockter:  Finance, Grants and Planning Expert.
Delivering business insight and solutions for more than 20 years, Pauline has helped hundreds of businesses reach new growth targets. She has also guided high-performing businesses to grow and to achieve their ambitions with clarity and realism. Throughout 2020 and into 2021, Pauline has helped clients with the grant application process and COVID related funding.

Book your session below with Pauline and benefit from her business connections and experience  

Customer Service 1-2-1

John Neild: Customer Service and Team Management Expert
John offers insight and experience to help businesses reach their goals, improve customer retention and show teams how to make more of their customer experience. Working with teams for some of the UK's largest brands, John brings his experience and offers the practical approaches SMEs can implement. As well as delivering a staffing strategy to enhance customer retention and satisfaction. Working with you and your team, John helps to find internal solutions to reduce admin and improve day-to-day processes. John has worked for leading FTSE listed businesses and offers more than thirty years of experience of helping SMEs grow.

Book a session with John below and take your business to the next level

Sales and Business Management

Tim Cooke:  Business Management and Leadership Expert.

As one the UK's most experienced specialist trainers in management and business team development,  Tim offers solutions to SMEs in team development, sales and management techniques. Tim brings thirty seven years experience gained from many leadership roles across a variety of business sectors. Tim is developing and delivering current and topical learning programmes to help you lead and run your business more effectively and make the difference to you, your business, your employees and your customers.

Tap into Tim's insight and arrange an advice appointment below

Property & Business Finance 1-2-1

Paul Vella: Property Management and Sales Expert.
Having served as an estate and lettings agent, Paul has extensive knowledge of all aspects of the industry; from office disciplines to setting up and running a business. Paul has also worked as a financial advisor, providing him with financial grounding and bank-assured experience in the pensions, investment and life insurance market.

Paul can help you solve any property issues, book a session below.  

Media & Presentation 1-2-1

Nick Pandolfi: Media and  Presentation Expert.
Nick can you help your business engage the media with his 30+ years in frontline media, he is an award winning broadcaster and content producer, he works with some of the world's largest media organizations as a media producer and presenter. Nick shares his specialist broadcast and media knowledge and shows you how to adapt your business message to increase audience/customer engagement. He is able to help you present your business message in the best light and shares what the media want in a story and how to create lasing and valuable media relations.  

Talk media with Nick, book a session below.

Our customers say...

Quality advice and so helpful, I had been passed around and you helped so quickly. Thank you MENTA. Jeni

February 2021

This has moved my business marketing forward. I highly recommend this service. Josh

January 2021

Superb social media brush up event with Nic Pandolfi, I found it very informative and helpful. It's what we wanted!

January 2021

The MENTA coaching and advice given has helped me identify the ways I can improve my business process and deliver against our sales targets. My thanks to you for this result and I highly recommend your service to others.

December 2020

The help I and my business needed, thank you Pauline for helping with the grant process.

April 2020
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