7 Steps For Improving Your Cash Flow

We often hear people saying ‘cash is king’ and ‘cash is the lifeblood of the business’ but how do you get more cash into the business and improve your cash flow? These things are not talked about as much and so we thought it would be useful to list our top seven steps for improving […]

Sales and Selling

Sales and selling seem to be words that generate a bit of an involuntary shudder response for most small business owners. No one seems to like selling and for many it is their least favourite aspect of running their own business. They feel icky about the very idea, worried about seeming pushy or manipulative. I […]

So, what exactly is intention setting?

I first became aware of intention setting during my annual activity breaks. Specifically, through yoga and one of the practices of Sankalpa. An intention is a guiding principle for how you want to be, live, and show up in the world — whether at work, in relationships, during your meditation practice, or in any area […]

How do you Benefit from Volunteering? (A Journey of self discovery)

How do you Benefit from Volunteering? (A Journey of self discovery)

I was bullied at school. First by a teacher when I was seven and then by my peers throughout senior school. I was labelled as being “too sensitive” and subsequently learned not to listen to my inner voice but to hear the voices and opinions of those external to me and accept them as fact. […]

Why is Being Organised Important? (From Chaos to Calm)

Why is Being Organised Important? (From Chaos to Calm)

I wonder how many ‘to do’ items you are holding in your head at any one time? Do you feel sometimes that there is simply too much to remember and you can’t add one more item to the extensive mental list?  And that word; ’List’. It suggests some kind of order doesn’t it? I don’t […]

Online Passwords – Can you keep a secret? (Protect your business)

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Online Passwords  – Can you keep a secret? (Protect your business) Online Passwords  – Can you keep a secret? (Protect your business) Your first line of defence is You! I know we I.T. people nag incessantly about passwords but in these days of email communication, social media and online file storage, often the only thing standing between […]

How To Boost Your Branding Toolkit

It doesn’t matter if you’re a start up or a seasoned business owner, sometimes our branding can do with a bit of a boost. After all, it’s the first line of communication with our customers and potential clients, and it’s so important to get it right. A branding toolkit consists of many assets, not just […]