The Consequences of Time Poorly Managed

The word busy in business and in our lives in general, has now become main stream. If we’re not busy or being seen to be busy, then it’s as though we don’t fit in somehow. Time is a constant and what we do with it sets us apart from other people. Now for me, I’ve…

Read More

The Competitive Edge – March 2018 Edition

In this month’s episode of The Competitive Edge, we focus on the issue of self-employment. With the rise of the gig economy what does it mean to be employed by companies like Uber, Amazon, Hermes or Deliveroo? Download below.  

Read More

How to Know When it’s Time to Change

Does it feel like you’ve been on the same set of tracks with no real sign of your chosen destination? Maintaining your competitive advantage in a market place is only sustainable if you can respond to the changes occurring within that market. Burying your head in the sand is a strategy, but in my opinion,…

Read More

Plan your day before you begin

Starting each day with a personal planning session is vital in becoming more effective.  We shouldn’t be at all surprised that when we forget to plan, things can become very busy and we can become easily distracted.  It’s at these times that a plan or some form of direction is needed. Plans lead to achievement and…

Read More

Are you a Teller or a Seller?

Do you want to grow your business?  If your answer is yes then it is essential that you form new relationships to generate new business as well as ‘mining’ existing ones.  Leads can come from anywhere which means it is important to build and maintain a network of contacts that will constantly be on the…

Read More

Budget Day

1   A disappointing budget for tax advisers, as lacking in measures, but a good one for small businesses as no new ‘nasties’ apart from ending indexation allowances for sales of chargeable assets in companies.

Read More