Virtual assistants offer a great addition to an existing company with a strong framework of systems in place to deal with the running of a successful business. If you are considering hiring a VA, there are a few steps you should first go through in order to make the most
As a business owner, there are a few things you can do each and every day that will help you reach your long-term potential, as an owner and as a business. By taking the time to make a real culture change in how you approach each day, you can make
If you own or run a business you won’t always have the answers that you need to make a decision, or to push the company forward in the most effective way. Everyone is learning on the job and it doesn’t harm a company to have access to a business mentor
With the number of freelancers continuing to rise in the UK, 2016 was a year to remember for those working for themselves. According to a report from the Association of Independent Professionals and the Self Employed (IPSE) freelance workers contributed £119 billion to the UK economy last year, a rise
Over time you’ll build up a database of clients that you continue to work with, as well as those that you might have lost touch with but could potentially work with in the future. Add to that the list of suppliers that have been of use to you in the
For many business owners the next month will be hectic to say the least. Whether you are in a business that will be busy right up until Christmas Eve in a retail sense, or you want to shut down and take some time off over the holiday period, you’ll have
When you own a start-up or small business it can be all consuming. You’ve created this company with your own hands, putting sweat, blood and tears into making it successful and can often find yourself completing many, or all of the administration tasks as well as the core business practice.
Today Keepoint is officially 5 years old. That is quite a big milestone for a business. Time has passed so quickly! Only 44% of businesses reach that milestone so I guess we’re in the minority. It certainly hasn’t been plain sailing all the way. Riding the emotional rollercoaster of launching a business has