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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…

Against The Odds

Posted: 1st May 2018

By: Janet Hill

Of course, I don’t need to tell you that the history of women in business enterprise is a proud one. In less enlightened times, women tirelessly supported the rural businesses…

When Life Bites You On Te Bum Again! Dealing With Change

Posted: 23rd April 2018

By: Carolyn Trafford

One of the reasons I’m self employed is because back at the start of 2012 I was made redundant.  Redundancy wasn’t a “dark cloud hanging over me” thing, at the…

5 Tips for Improving Social Media for your Beauty Business

Posted: 9th April 2018

By: Claire Bareja

Are you happy with your social media results? Do you get any engagement? Would you like to get more business from your social media? Here are my 5 Top Tips…

Make time for wellbeing – out in the garden

Posted: 8th January 2018

By: Alison Marsden

It’s official. Gardening is good for you.  How do I know? Well apart from a lifetime’s gardening (and you could say that gardeners are biased) there is significant evidence from…

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…

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 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…