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Being the boss in business – take charge and keep calm

Posted by Sean Donnellan on Oct 22, 2018 12:02:33 PM

Congratulations, you’re the boss of you! Those exciting steps when you first set up your business and you become the driver of your dreams whether that is in your café, hairdressing salon, gym or garage can be a daunting one.

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Plan Of Action: How To Write An Effective Business Plan

Posted by Kimberly Carroll on Jun 19, 2018 10:46:32 AM

In business, planning ahead is extremely important, and for those of you starting out, modifying or diversifying your business - a business plan is an essential tool of the trade.

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Building a Business Brand You Can Be Proud Of

Posted by Kimberly Carroll on May 17, 2018 2:31:19 PM

Warren Buffett, the American billionaire and philanthropist, has some wise words when it comes to the reputation of your business: “It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you’ll do things differently.”

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Press Pause: How to Boost Productivity in Your Work Day

Posted by Kimberly Carroll on Apr 20, 2018 10:24:36 AM

If you’ve had days where you walk out of the office or shop floor feeling underwhelmed because the working day has not been as rewarding as it could have been, then check out our top tips to help you identify workplace woes and boost your productivity.

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The Micro Business under Macro Legislation: Your Small Business and GDPR

Posted by Kimberly Carroll on Mar 8, 2018 5:25:24 PM

There is so much talk about the European Union’s new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which will be introduced in May 2018. This legislation will firm up and strengthen the data privacy rights of an individual with an onus on all businesses and organisations located within the EU who are in possession of data on individuals to be GDPR-compliant.

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Clean Space, Clear Mind: Tips to Organise the Small Business Work Space.

Posted by Deirdre Parkinson on Feb 6, 2018 11:23:21 AM

 

Spring has most definitely sprung (in between the sleet and snow showers!). We’ve firmly slammed the door shut on January and the daffodils are already pushing through to add a dash of colour to early 2018. This could be the perfect time to take stock of your work space and see if becoming a little more organised can kick-start some creativity. Here are our four top tips for creating a more enjoyable and productive work day.

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