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No, you can’t take a holiday, I’m running a business!

By |August 11th, 2016|Categories: blog|

No, you can’t take a holiday, I’m running a business! Every Small Business owner dreads those famous words ‘can I book annual leave please’. It’s hard enough running a small business without the added pressure

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Growing the message of Safeguarding

By |July 20th, 2016|Categories: blog|

Growth is PANTS! On the 11th July 2016 children were failed again. Five girls who were sexually exploited, intimidated and subjected to "appalling violence" in Coventry were at risk for too long,

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Top Tips for lone workers

By |June 16th, 2016|Categories: blog|

Lone working – personal protection techniques If you are a lone worker, then there may be times when you are at risk. By completing a risk assessment of the activity you are

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I am not an imposter…

By |June 9th, 2016|Categories: blog|

I am not an imposter… Growing up I always had an underlying feeling that I was going to be caught out. That sounds like a really weird phrase to use and without an explanation very

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Business & Volunteering-How they mix

By |June 3rd, 2016|Categories: blog|

Business & Volunteering-How they mix Before I went into business I specialised in ‘Family Intervention’, working with families who had a variety of multiple and complex needs that impacted on their ability to parent.

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Marketing plans and tactics

By |May 27th, 2016|Categories: blog|Tags: , |

Doin' it for the KIDS When advising on marketing planning and tactics, I've always felt uncomfortable with the "K.I.S.S." description (Keep It Simple, Stupid). While I subscribe to the concept, it can be

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Top Tips for minute taking

By |May 19th, 2016|Categories: blog|

Top tips for minute taking Minute taking is a real skill, here are six top tips for effective minute taking. Ensure that all of the essential elements are noted such as the type of meeting,

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First aid at work online???

By |September 28th, 2015|Categories: blog|

Thinking about doing your first aid at work online training? think again. Our lives run at such a fast pace these days and everything is mobile – banking, bookings, our social lives! What about learning?

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