Category Archives: Business Blogs

I am still at it!

Unbelievably it was four years ago, September 2013, when I returned from the Entrepreneurs Convention in Birmingham buzzing with ideas. Helen Lacey, Red Berry Recruitment, and I had a very bouyant discussion on the way home in the car, and … Continue reading

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A year like no other!

Now we are reaching the end of 2016 we can reflect on a year like no other. November saw the election of Donald Trump to the White House and I am still in shock! Not just because I cannot believe … Continue reading

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It’s not just the weather we should forecast!

If you mention forecasting in mixed company you can see a small shudder run around the room. Many business owners don’t know how much money is in their bank account on a day to day basis and look at their … Continue reading

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The problem with pricing!

¬†Pricing is a big problem for most businesses. In simple terms if you charge too much you may struggle to get customers. Charge too little and you won’t make enough money. But pricing can reveal more about your company than … Continue reading

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Which is your team?

      Well it’s all behind us now! The World Cup with all its highs and lows is over and, as always, we find ourselves dissappointed at the results. It occurs to me that this sporting event exemplifies many … Continue reading

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Oh to be inspired!!

It has been quite a while since my last blog, which is unusual as I try to blog pretty regularly. The reason for my tardiness is that I have, quite simply, been completely uninspired! I have even found tweeting subjects … Continue reading

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That Jubilee feeling!

I don’t know about you but I got a great buzz out of the Jubilee celebrations. These Royal celebrations are something we Brits are great at, although we always surprise ourselves at how fully we get behind them. You only … Continue reading

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Are you financially savvy?

As business owners we need our businesses to make money. In my opinion an established business which does not pay its owner(s) a decent wage is really a hobby. So given that we need our businesses to make money it … Continue reading

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Giving something back

Since starting my business 5 years ago I have been very lucky to have been surrounded by a network of great people who have given me help and advice, helping me develop my company in the best way for me. … Continue reading

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All Change!!

HAPPY NEW YEAR! The new year brings a change of blog address and a rebranded blog site for Bright Business Thoughts. For your information if you have come from my website link the new address is: www.brightbusinessthoughts.co.uk Welcome! I look … Continue reading

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