Weekly round-up


Here are some of the key industry news stories that we’ve brought you this week, in case you missed them…

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Here are this week’s key stories:

The MIA is hiring

We are looking for a Marketing & Admin Assistant to work closely with the existing team on delivering the organisations strategic plan.  We are a small team, so you are going to get involved in all operational aspects of the business, this is a varied and fluid brief and no two days will be the same. Check out the details at the link above, and please do share with anyone who you think may be interested. 

Free Webinars hosted by experts for MIA Members

The MIA’s Trusted Business Support Helpline partner, Croner, are offering free webinars for MIA members that are hosted by some of the most knowledgeable professionals in their respective fields. The themes for December’s Webinars include furlough, home-working, managing staff sickness absences, how to handle grievances and more.

How to Take Advantage of Online Sales this Holiday Season: Part 2

We’re delighted to bring you the second post in this series written by Iain Butterwick, EMEA Territory Manager at MIA Member Reverb.com; the largest online marketplace dedicated to buying and selling new, used, and vintage musical instruments. In his day to day, Iain leads a team of gear experts who help sellers across the UK and Europe increase their sales online. In this article, Iain presents some top tips on how to best prepare for the most wonderful time of the year and some techniques you can use during this time to help increase sales and customer loyalty.