Safe Guarding Your Employees and Customers

Worldwide, approximately 340 million occupational accidents and 160 million work-related illnesses occur annually, presenting alarming statistics for business proprietors. As an employer and business owner, ensuring the safety of your workforce and clientele is paramount. Failing to do so can have significant ramifications. In the unfortunate event of an employee or customer sustaining an injury […]

How to embrace neurodiversity in your team

Diversity is inherent among individuals, extending to the intricacies of cognitive functions. Neurodiversity research reveals the absence of a universal cognitive blueprint, impacting managerial strategies and work dynamics. For people managers, understanding neurodiversity is paramount. It delineates a spectrum of cognitive processes within teams, highlighting diverse problem-solving approaches and work methodologies. Neurodiversity encompasses both neurotypical […]

Keeping your employees and customers safe

Globally, an estimated 340 million occupational accidents and 160 million instances of work-related illnesses occur each year, presenting significant concerns for business proprietors. As an employer and business owner, it is incumbent upon you to ensure the safety of your workforce, as the ramifications of neglecting this responsibility can be substantial. In the unfortunate event […]

Mastering the Art of Humor in Marketing and Brand Identity

In the world of branding, professionalism, trustworthiness, and competence are paramount. However, there’s a growing acknowledgment of the power of humor in marketing, communications, and shaping a brand’s identity. Are we suggesting businesses should start cracking jokes in their marketing strategies? Absolutely. In fact, humor isn’t just a suggestion; it’s backed by the latest consumer […]

Mastering the art of networking: strategies to excel in building connections

Running a business can be challenging, but the journey doesn’t have to be solitary. Whether you’re a founder, owner-manager, or CEO, navigating the entrepreneurial path is made easier through networking with peers, fostering connections, and uncovering new business prospects. Enhancing your networking prowess involves becoming an integral part of the broader business community. It’s not […]

Overcoming Imposter Syndrome: A Business Owner’s Guide

It’s a common struggle and we probably don’t talk about it. Imposter Syndrome affects individuals from all walks of life, including business owners. It’s characterised by a persistent feeling of inadequacy, despite evidence of your competence and accomplishments. A Harvard Business Review study found that nearly 70% of entrepreneurs have experienced imposter syndrome at some […]

Finding and retaining the key talent for your business

The job market has been through plenty of ups and downs in recent years. But in 2024, the real challenge is attracting and retaining the top talent you need to grow your business. Finding the skilled employees, you need, and keeping them in the business, is vital for driving innovation and growth over the coming […]

Do you know the rules and entitlements during the end-of-year holiday season?

As we head into the summer holiday period, is your business up to speed with your rights and obligations? It can be confusing to employers and employees alike – public holidays worked or taken as annual leave, business shutdowns, annual leave provisions… there are many rules’ employers need to understand. Employees are entitled to annual […]

Is there such a thing as over-automation? The need for a human touch

Automating your key systems is the way to turn your enterprise into a 21st century digital business. But are we getting carried away with automation? And could we be systemising areas which could benefit from a more personalised, human touch? Personalisation of the customer experience is vital. Automation can play a big part in creating […]