Category: General

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 »

Is your memory costing you time and money?

memory

We can’t hold everything in our heads. Even if we try. Our brains only remember a certain amount and unfortunately it doesn’t distinguish between important information and trivia either (which is probably why we can remember all of the lyrics to a song we haven’t heard for ages but can’t remember what we did with… Read more »

Are you running out of time?

Not long now and it’ll be here! And, no, I’m not talking about Christmas! I’m talking about that nagging feeling at the back of your head about your finances (and not just about how much you’re making!) Summer may be well and truly over and Christmas on its way but it’s what happens after December… Read more »