Business Owner 101: How To Deal With Unsupportive People

How To Deal With Unsupportive People

It is normal for humans to seek out recognition and support from our loved ones. But what happens when the people you love are unsupportive? This is a common problem for people who choose an unconventional path in life (such as starting your own business). Thankfully it is possible to resolve this issue; you just […]

SEO Techniques You Should Be Using

Do you want to increase online engagement for your business? Do you want more sales and more clients? If so, you should be using SEO (AKA search engine optimisation) techniques on your website. This will boost your Google ranking so that you reach more potential customers – but it is important to be aware that […]

How To Be A Confident Business Owner

How To Be A Confident Business Owner

Being able to launch and run a successful business is a huge accomplishment. It shows that you are tenacious, hard-working and skilled; you should feel so proud! Yet despite this, many business owners struggle with confidence (and this has become even more of a problem since the recent pandemic). Many business owners worry about making […]

Common Mistakes Business Owners Make When Hiring Virtual Employees

Mistakes Business Owners Make When Hiring A Virtual Assistant

Hiring virtual employees shows that your business is expanding. You have more customers approaching your business, and you need more support – but how do you make sure you hire a great assistant? After all, there are tens of thousands of virtual assistants to choose from, and if you’ve never hired remotely you may have […]

How To Grow Your Business Instagram

How To Grow Your Business Instagram

Instagram is one of the most effective online marketing tools. First established in 2010, the app now has over a billion users (as well as around 700 million daily users). So if you want to market your business online, you should have a business Instagram – but how exactly do you grow your account? Here […]

Outsourcing Tips For Your Business

Outsourcing Tips For Your Business

Outsourcing is more popular than ever before, and it isn’t hard to see why. A recent study found that remote work is successful for over 80% of companies, and it also allows business owners to save money by reducing office space. But how do small business owners find the best remote employees? After all, there […]

Business Owner 101: Do You Have A Retirement Plan?

Do You Have A Retirement Plan?

If you are a small business owner it is likely you spend most of your time focused on the day-to-day running of the business; dealing with customers and admin, and taking care of finances. Your own retirement plan may end taking a back seat… but this can be a mistake. Your pension and retirement plan […]

How To Deal With A Toxic Employee

How To Deal With A Toxic Employee

Most people have worked with a toxic employee at some point in their career. Maybe it was someone who never got any work done, or maybe it was a negative person who brought everyone else in the office down. Either way, a toxic worker can be a real drain – but that isn’t all. Research […]

Branding For Small Businesses: How It Can Help You

Branding For Small Businesses

Some small business owners don’t put much thought into their branding, but this is often a big mistake. This is because branding gives your business an identity, making it stand out from competitors. And it seems that branding is more important than ever before. The rise of digital and social media marketing mean that most […]