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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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Be Productive – Learn to Say No!

By | 2017-01-21T20:37:03+00:00 January 21st, 2017|Business Growth Articles|

By Moira Dunne During my first job as a consultant, my client told me that I had the ability to say no while making other people feel good about it. I think it was a compliment! It wasn’t something I planned but when I analysed my approach I realised I was protecting my work time [...]

How Meditation Increases Productivity

By | 2017-01-11T16:15:53+00:00 January 11th, 2017|Business Growth Articles, Juggling Articles|

by Jennie Lee The benefits of meditation are diverse and well documented, but an interesting one that is often overlooked is the effect meditation has on our productivity levels. Given how competitive the business world is, and the ever-increasing demands on our attention, it is easy to appreciate the value of a tool that can [...]

Top Tips For Productivity & Organisation in 2017

By | 2017-01-10T13:20:30+00:00 January 10th, 2017|Business Growth Articles|

2016 has been a terrific year for me in business, but not without its hurdles! I’ve learnt a lot along the way and helped clients do the same. I have no doubt that 2017 will be bigger and better, but the key to that progression? Organisation & planning!  Being a Virtual Assistant takes organisation, careful [...]

A Lesson In Growing Your Business

By | 2016-12-23T10:22:07+00:00 December 15th, 2015|Business Growth Articles|

Denise Barnes was a guest on the show in November, and she was such fun and a real inspiration and I'm so pleased she agreed to write an article for us.  I asked Denise to write about business growth, and here's what she sent in.... Let me first give some background of my business. I [...]