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A Guide For Small Business Owners On Hiring And Managing Staff

Running a small business has its ups and downs. It can be a success, provided that the right environment is established for the business officers to work, or face a downfall owing to disrupted management of the staff and work… Continue Reading →

Why aren’t small businesses taking cyber security seriously?

The cost of data security breaches in the UK has doubled, causing the government to urge businesses to take action. Nowadays, the average cost of the most serious online breaches is almost one and a half million pounds. When you… Continue Reading →

Common Project Management Mistakes

Project management errors can result in lost money, time, and trust. Errors can pull you further away from attaining your goals, and, unfortunately, mistakes are not uncommon when it comes to project management. After all, project management skills are not… Continue Reading →

Software project management challenges

No matter what type of business you run, project management will play a significant role. The software development industry is one that is booming at present, and it is in a fast and endless state of change. This means that… Continue Reading →

What are the benefits of project management training?

No matter the size of your organisation or the industry you operate in, project management is going to be one of the key components to success. While a lot of businesses recognise this, they do not invest in the project… Continue Reading →

Top five common mistakes made by project managers

As a project manager, you recognise that your role is pivotal to the success of the project you are managing. In this post, we are going to highlight some of the most common mistakes made by project managers so that… Continue Reading →

How Can Leadership Style Affect a Business?

As an entrepreneur, you will no doubt have your own style of leadership which helped you to establish a successful business. Effective leadership involves being able to adapt favourably to any given situation and take advantage of opportunities presented to… Continue Reading →

Honing your leadership skills

Being a business owner means you need to be a leader and this is not a role which you can opt out of when the going gets tough. Employees look to you for support and results and, having mentioned the… Continue Reading →

Better brainstorming – 6 techniques to make the most of your staff

Group brainstorming can be a highly effective way of using the power of the collective mind to address a business related issue. Bringing together all the different skills and experience of your employees in this way can help to inspire… Continue Reading →

12 things you should be doing right now to motivate your staff

Of all the resources business owner has to learn to control, their staff is probably the most complex. Keeping your people motivated, enthused and focused on the finish line is critical to the success of your business, but how do… Continue Reading →

5 key tips for successful delegation

As a business owner it can be tempting to think you’ve got to do it all yourself to get it done right. Despite having a team around you, it can be hard to let go and to delegate those parts… Continue Reading →

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