Category Archives: Small Business Effectiveness

Let’s get inspired!

It’s interesting how large sporting occasions can inspire us. How many of us runners find ourselves with more of a spring in our step having watched the World Athletics Championships or the Olympics? Just seeing world class athletes such as … Continue reading

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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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Is it just the weather we should be forecasting?

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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Just do it!

Last month I wrote about the conference I had recently spoken at and how great that was. Well, since then I have had a variety of ‘wins’ I would like to share with you because they came about because I … Continue reading

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Price effectively

 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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Row, Row, Row your boat

Over last month my son Simon was involved in the bumps rowing (Summer Eights) for his college Oriel at Oxford. Rowing is one of those sports which involves a group of individuals pulling together to achieve a common result. Unlike … Continue reading

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All hands on deck

Having had an extension built to our house last year the next task on our list this year is to sort out the garden – and a key part of that task is to build some decking. So we started … Continue reading

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Master your Business Finances

If you are interested in mastering your business finances perhaps you would like to download the interview I did with Alan Philpott of Glastonbury FM.

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Business Planning is Great – Part 3

And finally here is Part 3 of the Glastonbury FM Business Planning radio show.

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Business Planning is Great – Part 2

Following on from my blog last week here is the second part of my Business Planning radio appearance on Glastonbury FM for you to download.

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