10 Top Tips For Small Businesses Handling Coronavirus

Do you have a small business and you are worried that either you will lose clients or that your clients will struggle to survive and there will be a knock on effect? There are things that we can do to pre-empt potential problems, adapt and become more resilient. Yes, this is a worrying time.  But the best frame of mind […]

Sanity Check – Do you Actually Want To Run A Business

It’s not that I want to put you off running a business. But I do want to save the people not really up for it a world of pain. Plus, if you are running your own business, then I want you to look at these questions and make a clear decision in your head that you are willing to do […]

How much should you spend on training or personal development?

I have so many small businesses approach me who are not managing to make enough profit from their business, or even any kind of profit at all, that one of the first tips I have for them is cost management. It’s harsh, but fair to say that if you haven’t earned it yet, then you shouldn’t spend it – not […]

How to get Vouchers/Adverts for your school or charity

It’s school summer fair season again!  That means I’ve been approached by a LOT of schools in the surrounding area, for either adverts in their brochures or vouchers for their raffles. Realistically, the vouchers do not really help me with my business.  I don’t get a lot of visibility from them and I don’t get a lot of business.  However, I do […]