With Christmas just around the corner, chances are most of us are starting to wind our businesses down for at least a couple of weeks. Here are some tips to help you prepare your business for the holidays.
When it comes to increasing your sales and overall profitability, one of the best places to start is to increase your level of customer interaction. Here are five ways to do it.
Have you ever felt the frustration of finally making the time to sit down and write that blog or article you've been meaning to only to find that all of your ideas have dried up ? Here are five tips to help you out.
Are you worried about a festive season sales slowdown? Here are four key tips to help you ensure your business has a Merry Christmas and a profitable New Year.
Especially for sole traders, money is not always the only way to judge your success in business. Here are five other ways to measure your professional achievements.
As the end of year approaches, it’s natural for business owners to start thinking about the year ahead. Here are four key questions you need to consider.
Relationships underpin every transaction in business. Here are seven tips to help you easily build rapport with your customers.
There is a strong connection between managing your task and your time. So here are four tips to help you achieve better task management, improving your time management as a result.
An unhappy customer can be incredibly damaging to your business and reputation. Here are five tips to help you defuse the situation and keep your reputation intact.
Procrastination can be a killer for home-based businesses. If you’re finding yourself putting things off, here are five tips to help you snap out of it.
Having the flu is never fun – let alone when you’re a sole trader. Here’s how to manage your workload when you’re feeling under the weather.
Starting the morning well can completely change your day. Here are six easy ways to ensure you get up on the right side of the bed each morning.
Are you looking to generate some extra publicity for your business? If so, here are six proven options you should consider.
One of the risks of running a business, especially as a soloist, is that it will take over your life. Here are four key ways to mitigate the risks.
In business, nobody wants to deal with a phoney. Here are four tips on staying true to what you really stand for.
The biggest productivity killer in business isn't procrastination; it’s perfectionism. Thankfully, there are easy ways to keep it under control.
From failing to follow up with customers to not establishing your value, these four simple yet common marketing mistakes are costly. Here’s how to prevent them.
Love them or hate them, meetings are an important part of business. Thankfully, by following these five simple tips, you can ensure they're not a complete waste of time.
Have you ever collected a handful of business cards at a networking event, but couldn’t remember who many of them were when you went to follow up the next day? Here are five tips to help you to stand out from the crowd.
Running a business means often being put on the spot, especially during presentations or when meeting customers. When you’re put on the spot, here are five things to do to remain in control.