Accountancy

Well hello there, 2020 

Social media seems to be full of people making New Year’s Resolutions or declaring what a waste of time they are.  As is often the case, I take the middle ground.   I…

Accountancy

Christmas planning 

It happens every year. Christmas.  However you celebrate yours most of us have traditions that we repeat every year so why not remove some of the stress by having checklists? That way you can…

Accountancy

Social Media – Twitter

Last week I spoke about Linked In metrics so now it’s time to mention my favourite platform, Twitter. Twitter suits my personal style and was the main source of 1/3…

Accountancy

Social Media – Linked In

How useful is Linked In in your marketing? Most of my connections are accountants and bookkeepers but, judging by a recent post, it seems to be mainly salespeople who are…

Business

Morning routine of a moderately successful business woman

Do you ever read those articles about people who get up at 4am, run 10 miles, meditate, create a new business product and look absolutely gorgeous before their kids are…

Accountancy

Useful tools – calendars

I’m starting to plan my 2020 activities so I thought I’d share what I use to record everything. I have a variety of calendars which are all accessible via my…

Accountancy

Success is a journey, not a destination 

“Success is a journey, not a destination. The doing is often more important than the outcome.” – Arthur Ashe  I saw this quote on Twitter today and I think it…

Accountancy

How to get things done

The way to eat an elephant is one mouthful at a time Sometimes tasks can seem overwhelming. That may be a particular project or just the idea of growing your…

Accountancy

Getting the most out of conferences

Have you ever spent time and money on a business conference but then been so busy once you get back to the office that you never actually implement any of…

Business

What do singing and rugby have in common with business?

I was born into a rugby playing family. At least the men played rugby and, apparently, football was a woman’s game. I did try playing football in my 20s and,…