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How to get over those post-holiday blues!

Posted: 11th September 2017

By: Clara Wilcox

Do feel like your work motivation disappeared with the sun tan? Post-holiday blues are a real thing. The weeks in the run up seem to drag, whilst the actual break…

15 Quick Ways to Improve Your LinkedIn Profile

Posted: 6th September 2017

By: Kim Gilmour

LinkedIn is a very powerful platform for building and promoting a business, creating a network and connecting with people. But are you making the most of all of the features…

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…

Why are Customer Touchpoints Important for your Business?

Posted: 6th September 2017

By: Kim Gilmour

Defined as ‘an influential action or contact’, each touchpoint is a message that collectively forms part of your customer’s experience. But why are they important and how can you improve…

Small Business Anthropology

Posted: 17th July 2017

By: Kay Heald

I always thought anthropology was something you studied in the deep recesses of a university college, along the corridor from archaeology! Anthropology is a field of research which draws on…

How to use Twitter for Business

Posted: 10th July 2017

By: Kim Gilmour

Many people tell me they feel that Twitter is overwhelming and yes, at times, I agree! Leave Twitter for a few hours and you’ve got 500 Tweets to scroll through…

Why Diets Don’t Work

Posted: 6th July 2017

By: Vicky Farmer

As far as I am concerned, where weight loss is the issue, “diets” don’t work. So why is that? “Diet” is actually a confusing word because it actually means “the…

Workplace Bias

Posted: 5th July 2017

By: Kay Heald

This may come as a shock – but did you know all workplaces are biased?  Within any group of people, there will be different degrees of concealed or unconscious bias, even…

Five Reasons to apply for business or industry awards

Posted: 12th June 2017

Why enter Awards? With fingers crossed, eagerly awaiting the results of the Herefordshire Chamber Business Awards; nominated in the Best New Business Category, Lucie and Julia from Julu Home have…