• How I Balance Work and Life As a Small Business Owner

    When running a small business, finding a way to balance work and life can often be tricky. How often have you found yourself working until 10 pm when you should be relaxing? Or used cleaning the house as procrastination when you should be sending important emails? Especially if you’re going from full-time employment to running

  • How to Market Your Small Business When You’re Busy

    Marketing your small business is hugely important if you want to run a successful company. It can, however, often get pushed down to the bottom of the to-do list when you’re busy doing client work or dealing with customers. You might be rushed off your feet right now, but if you don’t keep marketing your

  • How to Raise Your Rates for Your Small Business

    Making the decision to raise your rates can be scary, especially for small businesses. We’ve all had those thoughts: “What if my clients don’t want to pay any more?” “What if I’m charging too much?” “How can I prove I’m worth the money?” But it’s really important to revisit your pricing strategy regularly and raise

  • How to Get Your Small Business Out of a Quiet Spell

    If you’re a small business owner, you’ll no doubt be familiar with going through a quiet spell. One month you’ll be incredibly busy, and then the next month you’ll find yourself with too much time on your hands. Having a quiet spell can be concerning, especially when it comes to earnings and cash flow. But

  • 7 Marketing Checks for Your Small Business

    As a small business owner, it’s easy to lose yourself in the day-to-day reality of running and marketing your business. But in order to make sure your marketing is always up to scratch, it is important to have regular check-ups, to look for opportunities to improve existing activities and to learn from the past. Here are 7 key

  • 5 Truths about Small Business Marketing

    Marketing is essential to make your small business a success: It helps you define your goals and tells the right people about you. But in order to make it work for you and your business, there are a few hard truths we all have to face… 1. Rome Wasn’t Built In A Day I am not