5 02, 2015

Extreme ways to deal with email!

Going away on holiday and you dread returning to thousands of emails in your Inbox? Are you receiving hundreds of emails on a daily basis? If [...]

6 07, 2014

Bartering Your Services

Be wary of requests to trade or barter your services.  While it can seem like a good way to get goods or services without spending cash [...]

6 01, 2014

The benefits of flexible working

Over the past few months I've been limited in the amount of time I spend working, so I've been working flexibly. It's something you can do [...]

6 01, 2014

Yes, No or Maybe

When you say Yes - do you actually mean it? Quite often someone will say they'll do something when actually they won't. It's not through malice, [...]

9 05, 2013

Have you got a business plan?

Yes?  No? Not one of those 20+ page documents you put together when you first started your business or went to the bank to ask for [...]

9 05, 2013

How to say ‘no’ to your boss

I had another discussion today where the person was asking about how they handled a boss who is overloading them with work. Yes, you're there to [...]

9 05, 2013

How to manage your meetings

Meetings can take up a huge chunk of your working day, your week and your month. Manage your meetings and you'll be managing your time better. [...]