Archive for 2018

  • One Page Business Plan

    Quick Effective Planning

    Nov 25th, 2018

    Every 90 days, successful businesses regroup, reflect & refocus. They update their plan, their priorities and budget and then tell everyone. Everyone knows they should have a plan but they never seem to […]

  • Building a House a Valuable Asset

    Building Valuable Business Assets

    Nov 17th, 2018

    When coaching or mentoring I’m always intrigued as to why people start their own businesses. Over the years I’ve found 2 main reasons; firstly, to generate income and the second […]

  • Building a Great Management Team

    Build a Management Team on a Budget

    Nov 9th, 2018

    As your business grows you’re going to need more manpower, so you can continue to delight your customers. You need to build a strong team and that includes an expert management […]

  • Old quirky building clock

    Effective Time Management

    Oct 28th, 2018

    There’s never enough hours in the day especially for a business owner! When I’m coaching it’s one of the most common questions: ‘How do I save time? It seems to […]

  • Runners Starting a Race

    Should You Start a Business

    Oct 5th, 2018

    Deciding to start your business seems such an easy decision. But betting on yourself to start, grow and build a thriving business is a scary proposition. You’ve a great idea, […]

  • Bicycle

    Ready To Accelerate Growth

    Sep 26th, 2018

    For most people running a business is all consuming; it takes every waking hour to keep your head above water. But it doesn’t have to be like that. Yes, a […]

  • High-Growth-Tree-CoachSME-Blog

    When High Growth is the Wrong Strategy

    Sep 18th, 2018

    You have permission to ignore a high growth strategy. In the month when Apple was valued, albeit briefly, as a trillion-dollar company, why is it that a growth strategy is […]

  • Cup Cake with Buttercream

    Discounting Tactics for Business

    Sep 2nd, 2018

    We’re in September now and everyone’s attention turns to Christmas trading and finishing the year on a high. But first, its ‘Buy British Day’ on October 1st. Between now and Christmas, […]

  • Number 1 Outlined by People

    Customer Retention Strategies You Only Need 2

    Aug 21st, 2018

    This week I received an information piece offering me 30 customer retention strategies. I was intrigued why do you need 30? I downloaded and read the suggestions. Quite an eclectic […]

  • Kneeling Horse

    Who Is Your Boss?

    Aug 12th, 2018

    Even the boss needs a boss Like most business owners, you’ve probably worked for someone else. You had a boss, someone who told you what to do and how to […]