Below is a list of the Blogs I have written, I hope that you might find them useful. If you like what you see
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GDPR: a summary
The GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) builds on the existing Data protection act 1998. GDPR will apply to any business that
processes personal data of EU citizens and will give individuals more rights on how businesses use their data ... See more
Home workers, AKA the delivery drivers best friends.... When you are a home worker you're there to take in deliveries for half the street.
Especially in December! ... See more
Conquer Your To Do List
You probably have a never-ending
list of things you feel you need to do. I know at times it feels that my To Do list gets longer and longer not shorter. So, how can we tackle the To Do list while still doing the day job... See more
Running a busy company or team takes a lot of time and if you want to grow the business you’ll need some of that time to focus on
development. If you work on your own, your time will have to be split between sales and marketing, finance and communications along with all other aspects of running a business and that’s on top of
delivering the actual product or service...see more
Sometimes it feels like I have a never-ending to do list. I could easily sit and beat myself up that I haven't
finished this or started that or cleaned out the toaster! But life is all about the balance...see more
Sitting by the pool enjoying my holiday.... OK I admit it. I wasn't able to completely forget about my
Networking is a key way to meet new people that may benefit your company. In business, you need customers.
Everyone you meet is a potential client or knows someone who would potentially want your product or service, if not now, sometime in the future. If you don’t keep a record of who you met though, how
can you keep track of the people to follow-up up with?...see more
When I was just starting my company, I had some advice from a business coach to get out there and network. It was
one of the most terrify thoughts, I was to voluntarily walk into a room full of complete strangers and talk about myself. Crazy! Why would I put myself through something so horrid?...see more
The action of delaying or postponing something. AKA: the stuff we love to put off...see more
Time is money and so we strive for efficiency: we want to do the best job to accomplish success with the least
amount of time and effort. The key to being efficient is knowing what you want to achieve. Can you visualise the end goal? This will help to keep focused and stay motivated. What are the steps you
need to take to reach your goal? What is essential; What are the nice-to-haves? What contacts and resources do you already have available to you and who else do you need to bring on-board to
I have been writing a process document for one of my clients and thought I'd share some process essentials.
Processes are a series of actions or steps taken in order to achieve a particular end. Repeatable activities that lead to Predictable outcomes with measurable results...see more
Thinking about going on a summer holiday but worried about missing out on a client? You’re not alone many small
business owners forgo holidays or spend hours each day while away, checking and responding to e-mails and calls to keep their business running smoothly...see more