Small Business

Hot Desk

Could using a Hot Desk be good for your business?

What is a Hot Desk? The term Hot Desk comes from the naval term of hot racking, sailors used to share bunks and sleep in shifts! In the 80’s and 90’s the idea was transferred into the business sector, and meant using work desks to save costs and space. The idea worked well, there were

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Train as a private tutor

Career change: Could you train as a Private tutor?

Many parents are hiring a private tutor to give their children additional help and support. There are also an increasing number of adults who also are seeking out private tuition in either specific areas of education or because they didn’t achieve their best when at school and want a better academic foundation. If you are

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Firing your nanny

Getting sacked: Avoiding the Black Ball of Death on your CV

Sooner or later, after several kids playing up, an absent or non-existent spouse making things harder, useless lazy colleagues and a seriously bad hair day, you may find yourself swearing at someone in your office. And you may find yourself on trumped-up charges of verbal abuse, heading rapidly for disciplinary action of some sort. Whilst

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Blogging to promote business

Blogging to promote your business

Can blogging really help your business? Everybody’s talking about them and everybody seems to have one…everyone except you. I’m talking about a blog, and it’s about time you had one to promote your business so you better get blogging! Let me set your mind at rest – Blogs are easy and inexpensive to start, and

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dressing for an interview

Are you being bullied at work?

Being bullied at work is sadly a very common experience with more and more people are having to find their way through this stressful situation. When we hear the word bullying we often conjure up images of aggressive physical fights but in reality there is a whole spectrum of behaviour that can both intimidate and

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