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Building Green Interests into Your Business

The current unit I’m studying for my degree is about sustainability and how small businesses can help to protect not only the environment but our local communities. There are many reasons you might want to build a greener business, as in addition to the ethical advantages there are marketing benefits to be had in terms of how customers and employees perceive your company. Plus single use plastic is bad, bad, bad and it pains me how much we seem to use. Of course, there’s a tendency to think these issues affect large businesses rather than smaller businesses, yet every little…

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Preparing For Christmas

Christmas is another one of those times of the year where us mums in business can succumb to the overwhelm of doing everything and doing it perfectly.  Instagram has a lot to answer for, the perfect tree, perfect Christmas family and the perfectly wrapped presents. Preparing for Christmas : Close your order book. It’s great to be busy but to the point where you are overwhelmed, stressed and distracted isn’t healthy. I realise in my line of business it can be easier to close up shop over Christmas, but equally, when I’m not working I’m not getting paid so I do…

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Always In A Rush? Effective Time Management Tips In Business

Running a small business can be exhausting, even more so in the run-up to Christmas. Between looking after clients, sourcing or making products, marketing, administration, and a myriad of other tasks, oh and 3 children, after-school clubs and a house to run, you’re left with very little time if any (in my case none) to actually enjoy yourself. Whilst it’s great to be busy, there is nothing worse than a busy fool, you don’t have to spend every waking moment working, especially if you’re getting very little done with your time. Here are six effective tips to help you manage…

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