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Expanding your one man band

A lot of small businesses start up at home, so finding work space for extra staff is not an issue. As your business grows you may need to make a few decisions regarding taking on staff and this can include finding space for them to work from. These days if you want staff to help …

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Take your business to the next step: Part 2 – How to expand your business

So you’ve looked at how your business is running, you’ve realised that it’s growing well and you think the time is right to expand. So what do you do next? Suddenly doubling your staff and doubling the size of your premises isn’t necessarily the right way to go about it. Expansion needs to be carefully …

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Take your business to the next step : Part 1 – Know when to Expand

One of the scariest things about setting up your own business is knowing when to start expanding. Expansion means that your business has grown to a level where you can no longer handle everything yourself, and have to put your trust in others as you employ people to help you. This is never easy when …

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Why do you need to communicate?

One of the key things in any business, no matter how large or how small, is communication. It’s easy to remember to communicate with your suppliers and customers, but what about the people who work for you? Your staff are one of the most important assets you have, so make sure they feel respected and …

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Make your First Impression count

“There is never a SECOND chance to make a FIRST good impression” So you finally have your business up and running. You’ve made a few good contacts and you have your first meeting to discuss your services with a potential new client. While you may think you’re already prepared for a meeting because you know …

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