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Permaculture – refreshingly effective

Posted: 8th August 2018

By: Milly Carmichael

“Permaculture? Isn’t that all herb spirals and compost toilets? What’s it got to do with my business?   Maybe more than you think. Would you like your business to be…

Observe and Interact

Posted: 8th August 2018

By: Milly Carmichael

I am passionate about permaculture. I want to introduce more people to the core design principles and encouarge their application in fields as diverse as healthcare, criminal justice, finance, business…

5 top tips to avoid killing your customers and your business

Posted: 3rd July 2018

By: Louise Roberts

Getting food safety wrong can kill your customers and your business. Here are 5 ways to avoid killing your customers and your business as a food business owner. Make sure…

Headshots and Personal Branding Part 1

Posted: 3rd May 2018

By: Ruth Taylor

We all want a good headshot that truly reflects who we are, but we’re not all fighting to get in front of the camera are we?  I understand! I make it…

Rethinking Success – the rule of three

Posted: 12th March 2018

By: Milly Carmichael

How do you define and recognise success? We hear a great deal today about what it means to be successful. It is often couched in terms of the things we…

It’s Not All About YOU!

Posted: 15th January 2018

By: Cheryl Turner

I’ve undertaken a fair few social media audits of late, and without exception, one of the things that leaps out time after time, across all platforms, is that businesses only…

How to Write Good Copy for Websites

Posted: 9th January 2018

By: Kim Gilmour

I look at a lot of websites for small businesses, after I meet people networking or when looking to find clients or local suppliers. The thing I notice is that…

Latest Employment News for Small Businesses

Posted: 8th January 2018

By: Kay Heald

There’s always lots of changes to keep an eye on when you are managing people – this is a short summary rounding up relevant law changes and employment information for…

Quality Visuals on a Shoestring

Posted: 14th November 2017

By: Kim Gilmour

Did you know 90% of the information transmitted to the brain is visual and this is processed 60,000 faster than text? So it can’t have escaped your attention that visual…

Mental Health at Work

Posted: 31st October 2017

By: Kay Heald

Last week saw the publication of the government-backed Stevenson-Farmer review ‘Thriving at Work’ , which revealed that poor mental health is costing employers up to £42 billion a year. Yet, for…