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Networking: does it work for you?

June 27, 2011


I’ve been networking since the age of 16 (yes, I started quite young!) starting at BNI, in which I met, on a weekly basis, with a group of business owners to pass business, talk about our own business and meet for regular networking events. At first it was, I must admit, rather scary, especially as […]

How to get virtual

June 20, 2011


Entrepreneurs start their business for one thing- they like doing what they do, whether it’s being a tradesperson or running a marketing company, you started that business to do the things you love. However, what comes with running an office includes other activities that we weren’t initially expecting or trained to do. This is where […]

A business break through

June 13, 2011


After getting some fantastic new clients I have finally taken the plunge…I put a notice on a board in netmums to find a local, reliable and helpful Mum who would like to have a few hours a week to work on something other than their baby and wow what a response! The people who have […]

Heat or eat?

June 8, 2011


One of the reasons I don’t like to wake up to the news is because of stories like this the fact that pensioners have worked all their lives to save up for their retirement only to be given the dilemma (that should never happen) to worry about whether they should heat their homes or eat. […]

Boardroom in June

June 6, 2011


That’s right, it’s my boardroom again. On Tuesday 21st June at 12pm we will be meeting at the Greyhound Kew. A beautiful venue that overlooks Kew Green. So far I have one guest who has never been to a boardroom before and two other regulars coming and I’d love to have a few more people […]

Music or no music?

June 3, 2011


As I sit here, in my shared office with Dinah Liversidge with my Skull Candy Headphones on one ear so I can listen to my Spotify music & hear if the phone rings for a client, I realise that without music I think my work would be a little boring (especially when inputting contacts into […]