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Can 'Power Napping' make you smarter?

Can 'Power Napping' make you smarter?

13th February, 2017

I had to reschedule a meeting with a client the other day due to too many late nights in the office that finally caught up on me like a smack in the face.  At the rescheduled meeting the next day my lovely and very understanding client suggested that I look into the benefits of 'power napping' as he's convinced it's super effective.

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The 6 Most Effective Tips for Making the Best Use of Your Time

The 6 Most Effective Tips for Making the Best Use of Your Time

26th January, 2017

Spending a portion of every day on the 'getting and keeping of customers' is a really smart way to develop your business. and 90 minutes a day has been shown to be long enough for sufficient progress but short enough for concentration.

So now you know what to do, how do you actually make the time to do it? Read on...

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How to give your business a boost over the Christmas break

10th December, 2016

Christmas is a time for holidays. But small business owners may find it difficult to switch off and down tools for days at a time. It’s important to take a break, but when business is perhaps a little slow, there are some tasks you can do that will give your business a boost and make sure you start 2017 with a bang.

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Don't Give Up When Technology Lets You Down

Don't Give Up When Technology Lets You Down

1st November, 2016

Technology is a wonderful thing - until it lets you down. We rely on our internet connection and devices so much to run our businesses these days that when it goes wrong it can easily have a disastrous effect. Read on for my top 5 tips for avoiding an IT disaster.

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