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Can you really run your business from your smartphone?

November 23, 2017/0/0/

Whether you have an Apple iPhone, a Samsung Galaxy or a Sony Xperia, can the smartphone now be considered an essential tool for every entrepreneur? The days of lugging a heavy briefcase with you on the way to work are essentially over for most people. Incredibly, it is now possible to carry all of that […]


How to overcome your fears that are holding back your success in business

October 30, 2017/0/0/

“Most people lead lives of quiet desperation and go to the grave with the song still in them.” – Henry David Thoreau. “The graveyard is the richest place on earth, because it is here that you will find all the hopes and dreams that were never fulfilled, the books that were never written, the songs […]


The Best Way to Avoid Your Next Business Disaster

October 23, 2017/0/0/

So how exactly do you react when things in your business don’t go according to plan? When a new business venture goes splat or a marketing campaign you have invested a lot of time and money in goes sour. You may find yourself scratching your head and asking the question “how did it all go […]


New website? Here are 4 tips to improve your SEO

October 2, 2017/0/0/

For many businesses, they treat their website like their shop window… and why shouldn’t you? Having a fantastic looking website is one thing but how can we ensure that it is found by potential customers while they are searching online. If you are just starting out your journey into the forest of Search Engine Optimisation […]


Our best business podcasts to listen to!

September 21, 2017/0/0/

Imagine podcasts like a radio station that only talks about the subjects that you are interested in. There are absolutely thousands of them out there with some channels having millions of monthly listeners whilst at the same time bringing each individual some real value. Podcasts provide a wealth of information from all different people, industry […]


Building customer loyalty for small businesses

September 14, 2017/0/0/

It’s is so important for every small business to build customer loyalty.  Not only does it improve the chances of first – time customers coming back, but also builds a strong customer base and can make you stand out from the crowd and ultimately gives you the edge on your competition. So what can you […]


Creativity – why we must break the mold!

August 29, 2017/0/0/

It’s time for us all to start to question the traditions of the past and start to focus on reinventing the future. It’s time to question, innovate and most importantly – create! Traditions So let me ask you a question first of all, what are you having for Sunday lunch this week? I’m sure like […]


How to make your business more environmentally friendly

August 24, 2017/0/0/

Times are now changing, and a large number of small companies are now willing to invest the time and money to make their business more environmentally friendly. Not only is it important for every business to make these improvements to be more eco-friendly but also it’s never been easier! With so many of us spending […]


Why You’re Ready to Start Your Own Business

August 7, 2017/0/0/

The sheer number of people in the UK are so unhappy with their 9 to 5 jobs that it has forced them to consider starting their own business although this does not necessarily guarantee any kind of success. A lot of the time, success depends on the reasons why you decide to take the plunge […]


Stand Up to the Fear of Public Speaking

August 1, 2017/0/0/

A lot of us have had the fear of it since we were made to recite poetry at school, but the fear of public speaking is of course, very real and a lot of us still struggle to come to terms with it even in our adult lives.   For many of us, the fear of […]