An article in Thrive Global entitled Do I need to be an entrepreneur? by Akasha Rose Indream was begging to be read. My initial reaction a somewhat defensive I don’t need to be an entrepreneur I want to be one. When it comes to the …
August is the perfect month to grab that cup of coffee, a legal-size pad of paper, sit quietly and analyze one’s business. It is also a good month to include a business book or two with your other reading as you head off to the …
When I first set up a consulting office in my home running a company remotely was a relatively challenging concept. Things certainly have improved as local and international business is now successfully carried on from coffee shops, dining room tables and during walking meetings. One …
There you are sipping coffee and listening to the guest speaker. They sound knowledgeable; offering information and tips on how you can grow your business, improve your marketing, reach that customer! After the presentation there is the inevitable plug outlining services and you like what …
There is no question that we live in highly visual times but what does this really mean for your business? If you are product or hospitality based you have an abundance of opportunities to capture images. If you offer services it is a little more …
While many social media managers would have you believe your business MUST be on all or the majority of social media platforms this is not actually true. Nor is it efficient or helpful for your company’s growth. Two to three well managed and up-to-date platforms …
No matter what your business size; entrepreneur to brick and mortar the area is the centre of your company.
By Jill Crossland – When it comes to Facebook has your business forgotten the importance of one-on-one communication?
By Jill Crossland – Well-known entrepreneurs should be honest about their entrepreneurial journey or risk becoming part of the problem.
When it comes to our reading choices no one book has all the answers. We read to make us think differently, to gain a new perspective and in the process to learn a bit more about ourselves.
Every business owner no matter their company’s size needs to regroup, take stock, and reassess their goals so things are in place for September.
In spite of all that you have been hearing about Facebook recently, it is still a crucial social media channel for your business. Simply, Facebook allows for targeted marketing and instant customer feedback in ways that other social media platforms don’t and it has the numbers to back this up.
by Jill Crossland, Editor
ARTICLE UPDATE: When David Brown from Advanced Mixology emailed me about sharing their recipes for some very creative Moscow Mules I was all in. Hope you enjoy the article and recipes.
by Jill Crossland, Editor & Business Consultant
For entrepreneurs, the merit of reading business books and biographies is well documented however it is in the world of fiction where we nurture our creative side.
By Jill Crossland, Editor & Business Consultant
2017 was a good year for Rosé wine, Prosecco and consumption of craft beer shows no signs of weaning.
By Jill Crossland, Editor & Marketing Consultant
Entrepreneurs innately know ‘they are their business’. As we grow, shape and expand our companies we simultaneously must continue to build a powerful and visible personal brand.