Reading Time: 2 minutes Do you feel like you spend too much time in meetings? According to research, you are not alone. Worse still, research suggests that on average 20 minutes is wasted, prior to a meeting even starting. As a small business owner it is important to make best use of time with effective meeting management, so here […]
Reading Time: 2 minutes I’ve read a lot of good things about Prod – A Thoughtful to-do list and how it will disrupt your modus operandi. For the better. This video sets up Prod, live, so you can see how to get Prod working for you in just a few minutes.
Reading Time: 3 minutes I’ve frequently wondered why I feel less productive when I have appointments scheduled. The meeting was productive, so why do I feel like the whole day has been less productive than days where I have no meetings?
Reading Time: 6 minutes As David Allen said, “Your mind is for having ideas, not holding them”. I work with micro-businesses, and it’s to you I write because if your mind isn’t holding all your great ideas, plans and all the other information that makes your business run, who, or what is?
Reading Time: 2 minutes In theory a pen and paper is sufficient to manage anything with multiple tasks, however, if more than one person needs access to this information, or if you have staff who work remotely or you’re outsourcing elements of your business, you will need to find a cloud-based solution that all of you can access and […]
Reading Time: 2 minutes Looking for someone to help run your business, without complicating matters even further? Thousands of people search for ‘how to run my business’ on Google and the reason is simple. We are part of an entrepreneurial culture with a desire to succeed and we all have one thing in common, at some point we need […]
Reading Time: 10 minutes Write Great Content Well written, informative and useful content is far more likely to be read, shared, liked and linked to. FACT! Long gone are the days of writing posts stuffed with keywords to generate traffic. Historically, websites have posted terrible content, almost illegible for you and I to read with the sole purpose of […]
Reading Time: 3 minutes Each and every business owner needs support and sometimes, that support needs to come from outside the business, not within it. It is not uncommon for a business owner to wear too many hats but it is important to realise, time spent on admin is time spent away from growing your business. Hiring a reliable […]
Reading Time: < 1 minute Every business owner I meet struggles with choosing a CRM (and using one) and I wanted to understand why this is a common problem. To kick this research off I analysed Hubspot and this video explains why all small businesses find it confusing to choose and use a CRM. If you’re researching a CRM at […]