Gemma Went

Gemma Went

Business & Mindset Mentor



145-157 St John St



Email: Gemma Went

About the company

Gemma Went is an award winning online business mentor and growth strategist helping small businesses grow and scale online.

She’s helped businesses achieve great things and smash their goals through her proprietary frameworks and systems, all based on three core principles: Mindset + Strategy + ActionⓇ, which make up her MSA MethodⓇ. 

Winner of the Entrepreneurs Champion at the 2018 NatWest Great British Entrepreneur Awards, Gemma is a podcaster, writer, speaker, panelist and awards judge. She’s led the marketing at a range of businesses, been the social media director at two award winning London agencies and delivered successful digital strategies across many industries. She’s run two businesses of her own (the first she won an entrepreneur of the year award for) and helped hundreds of small business owners get the results they need, taking their business to the next level and helping them to reach the goals they desire.

About Gemma Went

Gemma has more than 20 years' experience in the online world and worked for a variety of clients and agencies before setting up her own award-winning business. She created the first social media strategy for the BFI London Film Festival, was the first to put fashion bloggers on the red carpet at the Global Fashion Awards and has been a social media trainer for The Guardian, The Design Business Association and Channel 4. Other clients have included the BBC, the Discovery Channel, Kudos TV, National Geographic, Universal, FutureBrand, Newcastle Brown Ale, Soap & Glory, Wagamama, Roche, Jansen and some wonderfully diverse SMEs.

Gemma blogs on small business growth and digital marketing on her blog, publishes a popular weekly podcast called Simply Smart Business and is the founder of Consistency Club, an online business accelerator. 


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An introduction to Facebook advertising

Advertising on Facebook can help you reach a targeted audience cost-effectively. Gemma Went shares some tips and tricks to help you get started. ...

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Finding your audiences on social media

If you are using social media, you probably think you simply need to target the same people you’ve been targeting for years. But you could be wrong. ...

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How to use Pinterest to promote your business

Pinterest is more search engine than social network. Gemma Went explains how to maximise Pinterest's potential to drive traffic to your website. ...

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How to use Twitter to promote your business

Want to get more out of Twitter? Social media expert Gemma Went explains how to raise your game - including tips on posts, apps and strategy. ...

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Six things you need to know about Facebook

Facebook has many features that can help small businesses to reach new audiences. Gemma Went has six top tips on getting the most out of Facebook. ...

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Six things you need to know about Instagram

Gemma Went outlines six key ways to make the most of Instagram - including top tips on using links, Stories, hashtags and user-generated content. ...