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Boss it like a Military Spouse ~ What we can learn from Britain’s toughest bunch

By | 2017-05-30T17:05:42+00:00 May 30th, 2017|Inspiration, Motivation, Confidence Resources, Juggling Articles|

Previously, I never talked about my personal life in work and I try not to bore my friends too much about my business. But really I’m kidding myself; the two elements are inextricably linked. They literally rely on one another. So in a certain degree of seriousness what can business owners learn from the Military [...]

20 Ways To Say Thanks To Your Clients on Clients Day 19th March

By | 2017-03-04T21:52:33+00:00 March 4th, 2017|Business Growth Articles|

Today a rather lovely thing happened. The Co-op shop in our village knocked on my door with a family size cream cake and a money off voucher. It wasn't a fantastically expensive cake you understand. Neither was it beautifully wrapped. In fact, it was in a rather crumpled carrier bag because the lady had been [...]

Organize Your Home Office Day – How To Create Your Perfect Workspace

By | 2017-03-04T21:27:40+00:00 March 4th, 2017|Juggling Articles|

For those 'chained' to a desk in a corporate or business complex, or on their feet all day in a store, being able to work from your own home may seem like bliss.  However, it's not all plain sailing and there are a few things you may need to consider before you waste time and [...]

5 Mistakes That Kill Your Case Studies – And What To Do About Them

By | 2017-03-01T09:57:54+00:00 March 1st, 2017|Business Growth Articles|

Writing case studies takes time and effort. When you get them right, you build your credibility and win more work. When you get them wrong, you waste precious time, and worse of all, you can undermine your brand. Read on to discover the simple mistakes to avoid.   Short term, reactive thinking Short term reactive thinking [...]

Making other people look good: what improv teaches us about teamwork

By | 2017-03-01T09:57:07+00:00 March 1st, 2017|Inspiration, Motivation, Confidence Articles|

In my spare time I can be found ‘making silly stuff up’ with improvised comedy group Classic Andy. What began as a creative and fun hobby a couple of years ago has taught me as much about truly effective teamwork as any management course or corporate role could.  Here’s why… Techniques from improvised comedy have already made [...]

Be Productive – Take Control of Your Inbox

By | 2017-02-13T19:10:57+00:00 February 13th, 2017|Business Growth Articles|

THE EMAIL PROBLEM It has happened to us all. We have a plan for the day, we check our email first and the next thing we know its mid-morning or worse still lunchtime! Our intentions are good, “I’ll just clear my Inbox before I start and then I will feel more organised”. But of course [...]

How To Be More Successful By Improving Your Fitness

By | 2017-01-29T12:56:32+00:00 January 27th, 2017|Look Good Feel Good Articles|

Are you an entrepreneur, a student, or have a demanding job? Do you feel like you're always on the go, stressed out, and need more hours in the day? No matter what it is we're trying to achieve - whether it's career progression, passing exams or being more organised at home - there's one thing [...]