"Listen to me buddy... and there'll be more where that came from"

Struggling to know what to do with your marketing?... a Marketing Mentor can help

Scheduled Sessions

Regular hour long sessions delivered in person or remotely to plan, focus and identify next steps.

Strategic Direction

Building a bigger picture and ensuring that all activities you do are aligned and move the business forward.

On tap Expertise

Tap into over 25 years of marketing expertise both strategically and at the ‘coal face’. 


Need some extra support and work done for you?.. We can help you make the right things actually happen.

It’s lonely out there… 

If you’ve been self employed for any amount of time, it’s almost guaranteed you’ve heard this phrase:

“The best thing about being self employed is there’s no one to tell you what to do.  The worst thing about being self employed is there’s no one to tell you what to do!”

…and this is true for every aspect of owning a small business… none more so than your marketing efforts.

Chances are you started your business because you were good at something, but as you developed, you realised that just being good is no longer enough – you need to market your business and generate leads & customers… and that’s where the problem starts – because you are not a marketer.

Asking for help

If you’re working on your own, or in a small businesses, having someone who’s a marketing expert that you can bounce ideas off and who can point you in the right direction is a must-have.

Our marketing mentor service gives you the chance to tap into your own virtual “marketing director” regularly and discuss the challenges you face and the best way to overcome them.

Knowing what to spend your (already limited) time and money on when it comes to marketing and how it fits in with your overall business development will save countless hours and give you confidence that you’re doing the right thing.

Do you update your website? Spend money of Facebook Advertising? Google Ads? Emails? Live chat?…

All of these are questions that every business has, and knowing what’s right for you (and just as importantly what’s not right!) will ensure your business survives and thrives.

How does it work?

You can choose an appropriate package to match your requirements following a FREE introductory 30 minute chat and decide whether you want to have the sessions in person or via teleconference.

Your session will be conducted directly with Robin Adams, a marketer with over 25 years experience helping businesses grow through effective marketing activity.

With an actual marketing degree (back when there weren’t that many places to get one) and an MBA, Robin has the experience and background to see the bigger picture and how everything can fit together.

…but unlike other strategic marketers, who live with their head in the clouds, Robin is more than happy to get his hands dirty and relishes the fact that he’s “51% marketer, 49% geek“. In fact, he’s pretty much done most things marketing in his career…

  • Email Campaigns & Mailchimp (Recognised Mailchimp Partner and Expert) ✅
  • Websites built, SEO strategies implemented ✅
  • Video Production & Marketing ✅
  • Social Media Planning & Implementation ✅
  • Pay Per Click Advertising on Facebook & Google ✅
  • Chatbot set up & implementation ✅
  • Direct Mail and traditional advertising (it’s not all digital!) ✅
  • Lots of other digital and non-digital activities ✅

A chat with Robin means not only do you get an understanding of the bigger picture… but the nitty gritty detail that you need in place to get you there.

….and if you want some more substantial support, check out our Virtual Marketing Director and Implementation options.


Challenge Us!

If you want someone to help you with your Marketing, to point you in the right direction and keep you on track, don’t be shy, book a call.

'...saved me around £1000 per year'

I run a small vacation rentals business based in Nice, France.  Managing mutiple bookings and guests is time consuming and details can be missed.  ChimpAnswers helped me set up a series of automated emails to improve the customer experience and upsell small add-ons to their stay.

I'm now looking to reproduce the automation sequence in other languages to serve specific markets which will give an even better experience to my customers.

ChimpAnswers explain how Mailchimp works in simple layman's terms so that I can understand it for myself. I wouldn't hesitate to use them again if and when I need further assistance.

Ralph Moorhouse

Owner & Founder, Paris Nice Vacations

What Happens Next?

If you want to get your marketing working in the right direction (and not holding you back and wasting time and money you don’t have…), then book a FREE 30 minute introductory call where you can get a feel for how we could help you.

Packages Available

Remote 121 Marketing Mentoring

  • Sessions conducted over Zoom videoconferencing.
  • Each session lasts a minimum of 60 minutes.
  • Follow up emails covering key points of discussion to keep things on track.
  • Each session recorded so you can listen to it again.
  • Introductory Call & Fact Find to build a solid foundation of understanding.

Packages Start from £400 for 3 sessions

In Location 121 Marketing Mentoring

  • Sessions conducted in your location at your convenience.
  • Each session lasts a minimum of 90 minutes.
  • Follow up emails covering key points of discussion to keep things on track.
  • Each session recorded so you can list to it again.
  • Introductory Session & Fact Find to build a solid foundation of understanding.

Packages Start from £500 for 3 sessions 

Challenge Us!

If you want someone to help you with your Marketing, whether it’s what you should be doing, who you should be speaking to, or what you shouldn’t be looking at, don’t be shy, book an introductory 30 minute chat.

Why Work With Us? What Makes Us Different?


25+ Years. Client side, Agency, B2B, B2C, Online, Offline.

Strategic Focus

Understanding overall strategy and direction at a high level

Well Loved

Practical Skills

Happy to get hands dirty doing the stuff that needs to be done

Results Focused

Focused on tracking and getting the right results

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Looking for other types of support?

Marketing Mentoring not right for you? Check out some of our other support services 

Virtual Marketing Director

In-depth support for businesses to plan and implement effective marketing

Click to see how we can support your Marketing

Marketing Implementation

Stop talking and start doing. Support to get your marketing actually done right for you

Click to see how we can implement your marketing

Mailchimp Done for You

Mailchimp’s not that hard… but if you need someone to get it done for you, look no further

Click to get your Mailchimp sorted

Mailchimp Training & Support

Doing it yourself? Get advice and guidance to do Mailchimp the right way and avoid common pitfalls

Click to learn how Mailchimp really works

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