The Organisation Blog

Why two heads are better than one.

Why is it that most people can see solutions to our problems when we feel overwhelmed most of the time? How many times has someone made a suggestion or told you how to do something and you’ve thought ‘oh that’s so simple, why didn’t I think of that? ‘ The answer is fairly simple really.… Read more »

Getting it out of your head!

Systems

I don’t know about you but on some days, when I’m juggling a thousand things at once, I find it difficult to remember what I did that morning let alone what happened a couple of weeks ago! Nowadays I tend to write everything down in my diary so I don’t forget things (I don’t want… Read more »

Is your business beach ready?

business

So it’s the beginning of June already (how did that happen!) the sun is trying to break through those clouds  and the those summer holidays are coming closer! But is your business ready for the school holidays or even that break in the sun? For most of us with children the summer holidays are a … Read more »

Happy Birthday GDPR!

GDPR

Yep, it’s been a whole year! Yesterday was GDPR’s first birthday. For most of us this has meant an increased number of buttons to press when we land on a new website (‘this site uses cookies…’; ‘here’s our privacy policy…’ etc) and possibly a feeling that it was all a bit too much fuss over… Read more »

Why it’s never ‘just admin’

admin

Admin: the boring stuff; the thing continually on the bottom of your to-do list; the thing you’ll do later or ‘when you have time’ or after you’ve focused on your sales calls/marketing/clients/networking or anything else that you believe can grow your business. The implication being that your administration is not an important part of your… Read more »

3 Steps to Surviving the Easter Holidays

While our children look forward to a rest from school and the prospect of chocolate at the end of it those of us that run our own business may feel overwhelmed at the prospect of juggling time with our children AND continuing to work. But with a little pre-planning and organisation you can enjoy your family time and… Read more »