Creating a compelling vision of the future is something that leaders of business strive to achieve. Many end up with lengthy statements which are hard to comprehend and even harder to implement. An effective strategic vision will act as a trigger for focused effort that leads to achieving measurable goals that are clearly articulated. A great strategic vision has impact and will be authentic as well as capable of communication with conviction and passion in any medium, orally or in writing.Read More
Do you sometimes despair at how few tasks you complete despite being so busy? Are people getting frustrated with you about jobs you have promised to do but have yet to start? Do you wonder how some people can achieve so much with their time? Comparing yourself unfavourably to others can leave you miserable and demotivated. Soon you are wondering exactly when you transformed from a human being into a human doing. If this sounds familiar, you need to look at how you manage yourself.Read More
We caught up with Jack Sales to find out how an accountant can save you money and help you make more money. Accountants are trained professionals who frequently advise businesses growing from new enterprises to established companies. In much the same way, tax advisers offer advice to both individuals and businesses, and there is a significant cross-over between accountancy and tax advice. So what exactly can an accountant/tax adviser do to save you money and help you make more money?Read More
You’ve built a business you’re proud of and now it’s time to expand. Releasing control can be scary for small business owners which is why finding the right person to support you is essential, check out our top tips to finding the perfect partner in crimeRead More
Personal development requires honest critical feedback and the willingness to listen with an open mind. Then the courage to decide how best to act upon it. Unfortunately, it can be daunting to seek out constructive criticism. Fearing an adverse reaction, you can get locked into a loop of imagining the worst-case scenario. Often this is the reason why you might shy away from asking for feedback - especially if your prior experience has not been good.Read More
Impostor syndrome (also known as impostor phenomenon, fraud syndrome or the impostor experience) is a concept describing individuals who are marked by an inability to internalise their accomplishments and a persistent fear of being exposed as a "fraud"Read More
Budgets are often talked about in monetary terms to ensure finite resources are focused for best return and managed with discipline. Why not apply the same principle to your scarcest resource - time. We caught up with Beverly Landais to find out how to implement a time budgetRead More
Finding your true purpose means finding something that really fascinates, intrigues, excites and fulfills you. Or blows your hair back, as an old, dear and very eccentric friend used to say. It’s most likely a job or career, but it could equally be a hobby or volunteer work, or travel or learning something new; in a nutshell it gives your life meaning, drive, and overall va-va-voom.Read More
Many people do not know where to start when deciding on a career or making a career change. Choosing is a very difficult decision to make when you are young and can be even more difficult when you are older and may be forced into choosing a second career. So where should you start?Read More
Do you effectively manage your time? – What are the tasks you need to do which create the most value? If managers and businesses focus on the important tasks they will naturally create greater success.Read More
Do you try and get feedback from your customers? When people complain they go and talk to many other people whilst if it is a compliment, generally, they don’t talk to many people at all! If something can be improved after the feedback do something about itRead More
As a small business owner advertising budgets can be tight, or more likely non existent. So when it comes to creating a marketing plan and decided whether to pay to advertise you want to make sure you’re investing your money in the right place.Read More
Do you have a vision for your business?
Do you have the belief you can make this happen?
Are you determined to give it your best shot?Read More