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Six reasons to shop small and local

Posted: 12th December 2017

By: Elaine Pritchard

The UK’s annual Small Business Saturday has been and gone, but that’s no reason to stop shopping locally. Small businesses and the self-employed are crucial to the local economy –…

Applying the art of Hygge to Self Employment

Posted: 6th September 2017

By: Kim Gilmour

I was given a lovely book for Christmas on Hygge (pronounced Hue Guh, to rhyme with sugar) – the Danish Art of Happiness, and it got me thinking….  How can the…

Distortions, Deletions and Generalisations

Posted: 30th May 2017

By: Tracey Nixon

Distortions, Deletions and Generalisations – What do you say, without thinking that could be causing your own stress, low mood, depression and anxiety? In only a couple of days last…

Suffering Insomnia?

Posted: 3rd April 2017

By: Tracey Nixon

To me, people will say things like: “I’m really struggling with sleep, for many reasons. I’ve tried guided meditation and lavender. My mind wanders when I try to meditate. I’m…

Are You A Victim Of Your Own Kindness?

Posted: 13th February 2017

By: Carolyn Trafford

Whether you’re a parent, a partner an employee or an offspring, there’s always someone who needs help or support.  Our ability to care may be part of what makes us…

Achieving the Mindset to Suceed in Business

Posted: 8th February 2017

By: Karen Fleming

  Succeeding in your own business is a dream for many. Motivations may be different depending on who you ask, but the skills and qualities you need to succeed as…

My Secret Ingredient For Great Goal Setting

Posted: 9th January 2017

By: Carolyn Trafford

It’s my job.  I work with goals.  Goals for individuals, goals for teams, goals to lose weight, goals to start and grow businesses.  My moto ” A goal is for…

What is the Best Legal Status for my Business?

Posted: 1st December 2016

By: Sandra Garlick

So, you’ve had the great idea and now you actually want to start a business of your own. The problem is: What next? Well there is a very long list…