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Three tips to help you deal with stress at work

May 18, 2020

Stress is something that everyone will experience from time to time. It can be caused by a number of different factors; you have a dead line coming up, someone on the team is ill so...

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The super-power that is sleep

April 27, 2020

If someone offered you a free life hack that could lengthen your life span, increase your alertness, reduce your stress levels, improve your memory, help you lose weight, make you more...

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The ripple effect – why tiny changes create big results

April 20, 2020

Now more than ever we need to find ways to stay sane, stay positive and be the best we can be. When we talk about the ripple effect it’s all about starting small and growing and this applies...

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The surprising force of emotional wake

March 24, 2020

Much like boats, people can also create wakes. Emotional wake is the feeling you impart on people. From the swells of a good feeling to a ripple of irritation, it can be positive...

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Losing clients? Check your online presence!

March 9, 2020

Your online presence portrays a digital representation of your business, it acts as a gateway to new clients and increased business. From websites to social media, all aspects...

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Tips for being an effective communicator

January 29, 2020

Simply talking does not make us good communicators, just like hearing someone speak does not make us good listeners. In fact, to be a good communicator means being a good listener too...

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How to beat the burnout

January 6, 2020

Heavy workloads and deadline pressures often come as part and parcel of managerial life. This creates a huge personal toll which can affect not only your work performance but also your well-being...

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How to leave your bad habits behind in 2019

December 16, 2019

As we approach the new year, the thought of new starts are on the horizon. Seize the opportunity to start 2020 by leaving behind any bad habits that may have suppressed your potential this year.

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There is no future in the status quo

November 26, 2019

There is no future in doing things the way we always have. Challenging convention is the hallmark of a progressive organisation and it is absolutely crucial to survive in business.

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5 Questions you should ask every customer

October 28, 2019

Feedback is a valuable gift that provides an insight to the ‘consumer mind’. Whether positive or negative, it provides the opportunity to reflect, learn and ultimately improve your business...

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Working long vs Working hard

October 23, 2019

Working long refers to clocking in 14 hours a day at work. There has always been a notion that working long hours is required to succeed. But does working long hours necessarily mean we...

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6 Ways to Boost Team Performance

October 14, 2019

An unproductive team makes for unhappy employees and ultimately, poor business results. If this is the case, it is time to make some changes, consider what you need to do differently to motivate...

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Top 10 tips for networking

September 17, 2019

Networking is an essential item in your business toolkit. It provides scope to reach new clients which can lead to increased profit and business growth. The opportunity to meet other like-minded...

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How to survive the first year in business

January 10, 2019

It is no secret that your first year in business can be tough. You need to gain the trust and loyalty of customers and beat the competition to make a profit. At times it may seem like there are not...

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Strategies to retain your customers

December 10, 2018

Customer retention strategies are the processes and activities that companies undertake to retain as many customers as possible. In our last blog post we explored the Benefits of Customer Retention...

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Customer Retention

December 4, 2018

Customer retention is the process of maintaining your customer base over a period of time. It is well known in business that retaining customers is cheaper than acquiring new ones. This does not me...

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Tips for Effective Time Management

February 18, 2019

Time management is something every business owner should master. We all have 24 hours in a day, how we chose to spend each hour is entirely up to us...

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5 Ways to Maintain Motivation in Business

February 5, 2019

Motivation is defined as the desire to do something, it is the reason why we act in a particular way. When setting up a business, motivation is likely to come in bucket loads...

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