Ruth Buckley is a fully qualified member of the CIPD, a true HR Generalist with 20 years of experience helping businesses to grow through their people. As well as advising micro and small businesses on functional aspects of HR, such as writing policies and procedures, Ruth takes a strategic approach when working with her clients,… Continue reading Are You Looking For Your First Employee?
It is vital to be passionate about your pursuits, but passion without talent may not get you as far as you want to go. No matter what you are good at, whether it be designing, writing, coding or public speaking, focus on that area and keep pursuing it every day. To set yourself on the… Continue reading Are You On The Road To Success?
Confidence is such a powerful word and an even more powerful feeling. Sometimes it can also be an overwhelming word and you are not alone in feeling this! Wouldn’t it be amazing to be a naturally confident person? You would be completely unstoppable. You would feel like you could achieve anything! Can you remember a… Continue reading HOW TO: Be More Confident
Throughout your career or personal life one of the hardest questions that you may be faced with answering is 'what inspires you'? There are so many answers but finding the actual words to answer this short question can feel somewhat daunting. The idea of 'inspiration' can be a hard word to comprehend. Something that one… Continue reading What Inspires You?
Blogging provides the opportunity for you to connect with your existing and potential customers in a more conversational way. It's a great way to build trust with your audience through high quality content that they find relevant to themselves and their business. There are so many ways to get your blog out there, but what… Continue reading HOW TO: Promote Your Blog In 30 Ways
So, what is personal branding? Defining the word “brand” is something that we seem to do quite frequently. We have learnt that there is a huge difference between your ‘brand’ and your ‘logo’. Although complementing each other is a given, they are separate in their own right and should not be confused. Your brand is… Continue reading HOW TO: Stand Out In Your Industry By Establishing A Strong Personal Brand
Life, confidence and public speaking coach Natalie King, also well known on the public speaking circuit as a Distinguished Toastmaster with Toastmasters International, loves seeing how her clients have made progress and how they are growing as a person. Natalie is also able to inspire, motivate and encourage them to keep going. She believes it… Continue reading Benefits Of Public Speaking with Natalie King
We love learning tips from other pioneering women. LinkedIn is definitely something we need to start pursuing on a regular basis and can't wait to get going with the help of our guest blogger Grace Collyer's 'HOW TO' guide. Meet Grace: Hi! It wasn’t long ago that I left university, and now I am managing… Continue reading HOW TO: Build The Perfect Company LinkedIn Page.
We have learnt that personal development is something that is happening all the time, with or without us realising it and it is a vital part to making our team successful. Everyday we strive to learn new skills, understand the world of business and generally improve our knowledge across all business-related subjects. Sometimes it is… Continue reading Is Personal Development Important To You?
We are all running around like headless chickens trying to hold it together. Work, family, friends, cooking, exercising, eating healthily, running a home – how do we portion this out creating a balanced lifestyle? The truth is - most of the time, we don’t! However, trying to make the best of your situation is something… Continue reading How To: Work/Life Balance Whilst Leading a Busy Lifestyle.