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Choose Your Battles Wisely

June 30th, 2010 » Comments (2)

He will win who knows when to fight and when not to fight. Sun Tzu’s first rule for victory in The Art of War. Although he was writing about war in the 6th Century BC, Sun Tzu’s advice applies to small businesses. As a small business owner/manager you are almost certainly resource constrained. Typically either […]



Do Blogs Make Money?

June 24th, 2010 » Comments (1)

A reader asks: I am interested in starting up an internet business and I’m looking to get an idea to how much a blogging website would make. I would be grateful if you could let me know if you make enough from this site to support yourself and your family, or if your other business […]



6 Tips On How To Be Organised

June 23rd, 2010 » Comments (0)

Talking to a fellow business owner this week, he had spent all weekend bringing his accounts up to date – ready to hand to his accountant for the year end process. We had a conversation about being organised and it led me to write this week’s ditty. How to be organised Be ruthless with your […]



Start A Computer Repair Business

June 11th, 2010 » Comments (2)

If like me you’re forever being asked by friends and family to fix their PCs then starting a computer repair business could be just the business idea for you. How to start a computer repair business Computers are become ever more common, most of us have them at home and the large majority of businesses […]



Puppy Dog Sale – Make Yes Easy

June 8th, 2010 » Comments (0)

A wise man reminded me of a simple selling tip a couple of weeks ago. And it is something that we can all learn from and use when we sit down to write copy for our 60 second introductions, our elevator pitch or for the front page of our web sites. Make the initial offer […]



Congratulations – It’s A Boy!

June 3rd, 2010 » Comments (4)

Regular readers of this blog will have noticed a lack of posts over the last couple of weeks. The reason for that is the arrival of my second son. Just as the birth of my first son made me think of some possible new business ideas so too has the birth of my second. Firstly, […]