I have been overwhelmed in the last few months, with emails, messages and even phone calls asking for my professional opinion. You might think this is a good thing, and indeed when it began many years ago with the occasional question, I did too. But this trend of asking for my advice never comes with…Continue Reading
Hello lovely blog readers!! It’s been a while between posts, but we’re still here working away in the background on some exciting new projects!! Not to mention the blog was hacked, and offline for a week, thank goodness for our web guru Suzy Black from Black Market Media. Suzy is my…Continue Reading
There are two people in this world, those who have embraced the KonMari method of organising your life, and those that roll their eyes at the thought. Marie Kondo has set the world alight in the last few years, first with her book and now with her Netflix series. You might be surprised to learn…Continue Reading
As your business grows, so will your need for the right team to assist you in building your business. It is not possible for us to do all the work ourselves and in time you will find the need to have team leaders assist you with running your business. But what are the traits of…Continue Reading
Following on from our post last week about retaining staff, I had a few questions about bonus systems and how they work. Incentivising staff is a great way to increase productivity and help keep your employees satisfied within their job, and the bonus doesn’t always need to be financial.
Bonus Systems – Could…Continue Reading
Staff can become a large stress for small business, especially retaining great staff. It can be costly replacing staff, not to mention all the time it takes to effectively train the new team members. But there are a few simple ways in which to encourage your staff to stay with your business longer. Here are…Continue Reading
My head is spinning as I think about my Christmas holidays coming to and end. I can’t believe it’s 2019!! But as outlined in the 5 Things To Do For Your Small Business During Your Christmas Break post, these first few days of the new year are when we do all out…Continue Reading