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How To Be Organised With Your Money

How To Be Organised With Your Money – Guest Post

Are you organised with your money? Ahhhhh …Spring is in the air …the UK tax year has just ended …so naturally we turn our thoughts to …..our finances, right?  Not your first thought? Then today’s post is just for you! In the spirit of Spring Cleaning and being organised in ALL aspects of our business and personal lives, now is a great […]

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time to schedule unscheduled time

Time To Schedule Unscheduled Time

What does your week look like? And I mean that quite literally. Pause for a moment and glance at your schedule. Cast an eye on today, this week and – while you’re at it – next week as well. Hand on heart, are there any ‘free’ gaps or have you scheduled yourself to the max? […]

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Could you use a quick win today?

Could You Use A Quick Win Today?

Do you feel busier than a centipede at a foot washin’? Expression credit to my Texan Mother 😉 The busier we become, the trickier it is to stay organised. If you’re barely managing to stay on top of your work day, it won’t take long before your office turns chaotic and disorganised. And that can feel […]

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Do You Need A Notebook For Your Notes?

Do You Need A Notebook For Your Notes?

What’s your current system for capturing notes? Picture the scene: – You’re on the phone and need to take down a phone number or reference code. – You’re calling for quotes to hire a conference room and need to jot down rates and availability. – You suddenly get an idea for your business and want to capture […]

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5 Ways to Reduce Holiday Stress

5 Practical Steps to Reduce Holiday Stress

If you take nothing else on board from this article, acknowledge this: You are in more control over the holidays than you think. You really are. Yes, I know the holidays can be difficult. We’re entering that familiar phase of added pressures: consumer pressures, social pressures, work pressures. In fact, many people I know and […]

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End of year stress

3 Reasons For End Of Year Stress And What To Do About It

Gasp! There’s not much left of November …are you feeling the crunch?  I think it’s fair to say most everyone is! Here’s a short video to highlight these three reasons we stress ourselves out this time of year …and what we can do about it! Watch the video if any of these resonate with you… 1 Do […]

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Eight Ways To Encourage Team Productivity

Eight Ways To Encourage Team Productivity

How can you encourage team productivity? There’s no one-size-fits-all productivity solution. We each have our own circumstances and working preferences, and various factors can either support or hinder our productivity. If you’re a small business owner, here are some ways to encourage your team to be more productive: 1 Be more flexible Allowing greater flexibility […]

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Are you overwhelmed by paperwork?

Are You Overwhelmed By Paperwork?

“Paperwork wouldn’t be so bad if it weren’t for all the paper. And the work.” ~ Darynda Jones, Author Paperwork. Love it or loathe it, papers and documents have a sneaky way of amassing in our homes and offices. Sometimes it seems like paper materialises out of nowhere, but of course we know exactly where it all comes from. […]

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Could you get more done with reduced working hours?

Could You Get More Done If You Reduced Your Working Hours?

There is never enough time to do everything, but there is always enough time to do the most important thing. ~ Brian Tracy I know what you’re thinking, “what do you mean reduced working hours?! …I don’t have enough time for my workload as it is!” …or do you? You may be familiar with Parkinson’s […]

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How Much Time Do You Really Have

How Much Time Do You Really Have?

How much time do you really have? I’d be willing to wager it’s not as much as you’d like to think. On a Friday I like to review my task management system to assess what I intended to accomplish over the course of the week …versus actual results. Do you do the same? If not, I […]

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