Share the Valentines love with your business in 7 simple steps

Share the Valentines love with your business in 7 simple steps

Valentine’s Day has just passed and we were all feeling the love. In my blog I explore how we can feel the love for our business too. Something we spend a lot of emotional and physical time with deserves more than we sometimes give to it. Here, I share 7 ways to nurture your business…

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Six questions to ask when you’re reviewing your Business Plan

Six questions to ask when you’re reviewing your Business Plan

If, like lots of business owners, you wrote a business plan in January, it’s scary to think that we’re already 4 weeks into the year. How are you getting on with your plan? Did you break it down into manageable chunks or did you put it away in your drawer?

Well, it’s time to take it out of your drawer and review the last 4 weeks to see where you are.

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How to plan for your business if planning isn't your thing.

How to plan for your business if planning isn't your thing.

I know that planning is a bit like Marmite.  Some people love to plan and will plan every part of their lives – and other people just don’t because their thoughts are in their head and they know what they want to achieve and how to do it. However, in business it’s a little more complex – because actually, we need to be kept accountable to what we want to achieve.  

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How Coaching & Mentoring has been part of my working life

How Coaching & Mentoring has been part of my working life

I encountered the receiving end of my first coaching relationship when I was working toward another accreditation. I thoroughly enjoyed the process - the sessions were enquiring, thought provoking and challenging. The learning comes from within and the advantage of that means that it stretches your mind to find the right solutions.

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Let's Get Productive

Let's Get Productive

Why does procrastination strike? Well, there are many reasons: shiny object syndrome; lack of motivation; lack of time; feeling out of our comfort zone; knowing that there are other pressing things that we need to do – just a few reasons we put things off or literally, just don’t get things done.

‘Productivity is never an accident. It is always the result of a commitment to excellence, intelligent planning and focused effort” Paul J Mayer

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