Don’t Let A Bad Boss Win

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Working for a bad boss can be hell. Anyone can get to a superior position, but not everyone has the leadership skills necessary for the role. Whilst a bad boss could simply be incompetent, in most cases it’s an issue of bullying or micromanaging that is the problem.I know this situation first hand, unfortunately. You … Continue reading

How To Maximize Your Digital Marketing Efficiency

Digital Marketing Efficiency

The modern customer base never sits still. Marketing conventions are constantly changing, and the businesses that gain a real advantage are often the ones that aren’t afraid to try new ideas.   In this kind of environment, it can be very hard to get your marketing team running as efficiently as possible, and churning out … Continue reading

Crowded Office Communications, Here’s What To Do

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Crowded office communications can affect one of the most important aspects of running a business;  teamwork. Without it, your staff members won’t know how to cooperate and they won’t be on the same page. Your teams and departments need to be working on the same wavelength if you want to run a successful company, but … Continue reading

Payslips – 10 things that must be included

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Originally posted on The savvy bookkeeping blog:
I’ve noticed that whenever someone in a movie is being set up on a blind date, it is always with “such and such from payroll”…which is followed by an eye-roll and much protesting.  Are payroll people that bad? We do, after all, process your pays – shouldn’t you…

How To Motivate Your Team to Success

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Have you ever worked for an organisation where there was too much gossip, backstabbing, and rumour mongering? Was the corporate culture one where no one knew what was going on so everyone was on tender hooks thinking negative things about the company? I have. And it’s not pleasant. I worked for someone who didn’t like … Continue reading

Six Simple Ways to Make Marketing Work For You

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When you are busy working IN your business it seems you never have time to work ON your business. This is so true of many business owners, particularly those who operate a small business. However, you CAN work ON your business and add six simple ways to make marketing work for you at the same … Continue reading

Want A More Profitable 2016? Here Are Five Simple Steps.

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Most people start a business because they are good at something. And they want to make more money for themselves, not their employer. However, working for yourself is very different when you have to work IN and ON your own business. Perhaps you have a business plan. Is it in the bottom of the drawer … Continue reading