Organisation: The Secret to Long Term Success

  People generally fall into two camps when it comes to organisation. They’re either very uber-organised or else completely scatterbrained, scraping through, meeting (or missing!) deadlines just in the nick of time. When it comes to whether we want to be organised we fall into one black- and-white camp: we all want to be organised. Why wouldn’t you? Being more organised= feeling being more prepared=feeling less nervous=being more confident in a meeting or presentation or working more…

Juggling Priorities as an SME business owner

In 2015 the British Standards Institute carried out a survey of 250 SMEs with between 1-250 employees. The survey revealed that almost 50% of them didn’t feel that their business was operating efficiently. 25% claimed that there was room for improvement and 20% of owners stated that they were involved in every aspect of their business. It is no wonder that 55% of SMEs don’t survive more than 5 years. Finding the time to grow…

From Filofax to Freedom Pt3 – The Nitty Gritty

Ok, spoiler alert, it all gets a bit tech nerdy at this point! It also got a little tough going, don’t let that put you off though, it is all necessary, as shall be revealed…….. So if you read my first blog you will have seen the picture of the stacks of business cards and also my Filofax. This was (is) my CRM, but my vision had now become crystal clear, have everything in one…