Archive for the ‘Money’ Category

  • Runners Starting a Race

    Should You Start a Business

    October 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, […]

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    When High Growth is the Wrong Strategy

    September 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 […]

  • Car Driving on a Road

    One Page Business Plan

    August 14th, 2017

    Everyone tells you, you need a plan and you do. BUT if you can’t write it on one page you’ll ignore! A business plan tells you where you are going, […]

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    7 Signs You Are a Grown-Up Business

    January 27th, 2015

    First things first what is a Grown-Up business? It’s a business that makes more money than its competitors. It consistently delivers a consistent customer experience so customers buy more and […]

  • Work The System Book Cover

    How Sam Carpenter Wrote the Foreword to My Book

    January 19th, 2015

    Books are inspirational, influential and sometimes life changing. As a child I loved books; as a commuter I remained an avid reader. Boy did I wish that e-readers were around […]

  • Man Fishing from A Boat

    Is Your Business Running You?

    January 8th, 2015

    Business owners I salute you. If you run a trading business, then I congratulate you. You are one of 4 million others who put yourself on the line to make […]

  • 2015 sign

    15 Questions to Ask Before 2015 Starts

    December 8th, 2014

    Disappointed with business performance this year? If so then you need to ask some tough questions about you and your business. Do it now before next year drifts past without […]

  • Slice of Chocolate Cake

    And You Want To Eat My Cake Too?

    October 6th, 2014

    As the Internet has flourished, we have witnessed the growing demand for ‘free’ content. According to Brandon Gallie there are 152 million blogs online and over 170,000 new ones added […]

  • Grown-Up Business Book Cover

    Are You A Grown-Up Business

    September 25th, 2014

    I wrote The Grown-Up Business™ book for business owners just like you who’ve found that running their business just wasn’t fun anymore; a chore not a pleasure, stressful instead of […]

  • Panda Eating Bamboo

    Because You Are Worth It

    September 11th, 2014

    When we work in corporate life we are usually bold enough to ask for a pay rise. So, why are we hell bent on charging as little as possible when […]