Timeshifting

Be honest, apart from the satisfaction of owning & running your own business one of the main plusses is that you can timeshift your work, at least to a certain degree. I know it was for me. When I was coming to the end of my university degree I began looking...

Networking

net·work·ing   [net-wur-king] noun a supportive system of sharing information and services among individuals and groups having a common interest I approached networking with trepidation, I am shy, blush easily and feel awkward in public situations. However, networking...

The Age of the Sole Trader

Guest post from Jane Binnion who  is Lancashire’s Business Education Trainer for Reaching New Heights, providing 1:1 coaching and regular group workshops, and is also the owner of Janes Social Media. It seems that the UK is fast becoming a nation of sole traders. At a...

Don’t Stagnate

So, you know your business right? You know all the ins and outs, all the pitfalls, all the secrets – do you? Really? Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it. Famous quote from the movie “Ferris...