As a business develops there is an interesting change to the dynamic. At the beginning generally you do as many tasks yourself, in order to save money and get the business on its feet as quickly at possible at the lowest cost.However as your business builds you begin to realise that there are some tasks that could be completed more effectively or faster either by someone else or using another method, therefore saving money long term as your attentions could be focused elsewhere to better overall effect. So should you consider outsourcing?
One of the biggest problems when you are trying to be creative is that you are just thinking too much. If you stop obsessing about the project, or problem, you may find you suddenly get those flashes of thought that provide you with your solution.
I’ve always fancied the idea of a Mifi device. I don’t travel a lot with my business, but I do spend a lot of time out of the house waiting for the children to do this and that, and it’s handy to use that time catching up on social media and similar (it’s necessary for work – really…). Some places I wait have great Wifi connections and others not so great, so I do find myself pulling a lot of phone data each month.
I’ve been trying out essential oils for some of my family’s minor healthcare needs. DoTERRA oils were recommended to me for their purity and strength, so here is my review of the DoTERRA Family Essentials Kit
The Merlin Annual Pass January Sale 2017 starts today and runs until midnight GMT on 13th February. To get your pass you can go straight to www.merlinannualpass.co.uk or read on for some more information about the sale
The word itself, networking, was enough to send shivers down my spine a couple of years ago. The mere thought of walking up and start talking to people I didn’t know was utterly terrifying and forcing myself to do it felt like completely violating my natural instincts.
If you have read my mumpreneur story so far (Part 1, Part 2 and Part 3), you will know that I got to a point where I felt I needed to find a business idea soon. I had no money of my own, and my husband is also an accountant, so I was going to have to come up with a plausible business plan, or else he would not want to invest in it. He is the scariest of Dragons, and is very risk averse.