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The book on marketing that makes all of the others make sense

The book on marketing that makes all of the others make sense

  By Rachel Myles The no jargon, straight talking book ‘Watertight Marketing’, by author, speaker and consultant, Bryony Thomas, is aimed at helping small business owners to stop making mistakes and start making more profits. It is split into 4 parts that expose mistakes you might be making in your business and explains how to more »

You can get by with a little help from the web

You can get by with a little help from the web

  Making better use of your time online can help get your new business started.            By Camila Penha Most people would be amazed if they added up the amount of time they spend every day on Facebook, Twitter, Whatsapp, Instagram, Snapchat and so on. The internet has taken over our lives in a way some more »

Meet new British luxury leather handbag entrepreneur

Meet new British luxury leather handbag entrepreneur

  By Rachel Myles Mary Jardine is a confident and ambitious woman with a drive for life that anyone would admire. Being both a loving mother and a creative business-woman, she possesses both logic and emotion to be deemed as increasingly successful in almost every-way. Mary’s designer handbag company, Jardine of London, started in 2014 more »

The truth about the Juice Cleanse

The truth about the Juice Cleanse

  By Rachel Myles Spring has finally arrived after some long and dull winter months. So that means lots more sunlight and a lot more cleaning! Spring-time is all about new beginnings and coming out of hibernation. It is also the time people are becoming more focused on their bodies, dieting and shedding Christmas pounds, more »

Want to be mentally strong? Then never do this!

Want to be mentally strong? Then never do this!

  By Lisa Charles Struggling to get your business off the ground, limited finance, and trying to balance work with family commitments are just a few examples where your mental strength can be pushed to its limits. You may find that your ability to remain strong depends on the situation, where with the best will more »

Mums, protect your sanity and try this…

Mums, protect your sanity and try this…

  By Rachel Myles Wellbeing is defined as ‘the state of being comfortable, happy, or healthy’. It describes how you are feeling in all the aspects of yourself, and how you deal with day-to-day life. Most people rarely feel 100% in mind, body and soul, and how you’re feeling can change by day, month or more »

4 Key traits of optimistic people

4 Key traits of optimistic people

  By Fatoumatta Kurang Are you a glass that’s half-full or half-empty? Do you think positively all the time even when things go wrong or do you take a negative stance? Generally people are not optimistic or pessimistic all the time, but a mixture of both depending on the situation at hand. The key is more »

Entrepreneur opens first Italian gynaecological clinic in London

Entrepreneur opens first Italian gynaecological clinic in London

  By Paola De Pascali Finding the right balance between work and life represents a big challenge for every entrepreneur, but is the hard grind worth it? I spoke with Giorgia Bacco, founder of DottoreLondon – the first Italian gynaecological clinic in London, to hear her experiences of setting up a start-up in London, what more »

Spend time chasing your business dreams and not a parking spot!

Spend time chasing your business dreams and not a parking spot!

  By Anthony Charles Driven to distraction – Brits spend four years of their life driving to work, and a further 110+ days trying to park. • The average Brit loses 34 hours every year owing to traffic problems • Road delays exceed public transport delays by 20% • 37% of commuters abused for parking more »

3 Things every start up needs

3 Things every start up needs

  By Paola De Pascali Making the transition and starting a new business in this economy may be tough, but with proper planning you can make it a lot easier on yourself. Before launching any product into a developed market, you need to fully understand the market, choose the right brand and do your research. more »