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Busy Bee? 5 Ways To Increase Your Productivity Levels

If you’re feeling overwhelmed, tired and exhausted and you’re struggling to find your mojo then chances are your productivity levels will be suffering too. It’s natural for all of us to feel below par from time to time for a variety of reasons. But when your productivity levels start to take a dip, how can you bring yourself back up again? Well, here are our top five tips to help you stay sharp and focused.
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How To Get The Very Best From Of Your Employees

Employees are the most important asset that any company has so finding ways to get the most out of your workforce makes good business sense. Companies that encourage employee engagement, growth and development tend to be more productive, have lower rates of absenteeism and staff turnover. In this article, we share our thoughts and how to get the most out of your employees.
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Whats Your Company’s Digital Marketing Strategy?

Most companies nowadays realise that they should be effectively using digital media. And for the majority that means a quick look at Google Analytics, a few Facebook posts, perhaps even the odd tweet and that’s it, job’s done, right? Well, not really because the marketing potential inherent in digital platforms is enormous and has totally eclipsed the more traditional forms of marketing.
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Leadership Qualities: Add In A Touch Of Humility

Ask anyone in the street what are the important attributes of a good leader and they’re likely to say something along the lines of confidence, decisiveness, resilience, inspiration, integrity and possibly passion. It’s unlikely that anyone will mention humility and yet research suggests that this often underrated quality is just as important as the others we’ve listed. So carry on reading to find out why humble…
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Selling Your Home? How To Select The Perfect Real Estate Agent

Having the right real estate agent can make all the difference to achieving a quick and stress-free sale that also gets you to top dollar. But what are the key attributes a real estate agent should have? To help you in your selection, here we identify the qualities that your real estate agent should have. Good communication skills. It goes without saying really but your agent should have great communication skills.
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Protecting what’s important: how to safeguard your assets

Would you be able to replace your car or household contents should something happen to them? How would your family manage if you were no longer able to work? And what would happen if your home was destroyed by fire? We all hope that none of these things happen to us, but the truth is that often we are not adequately prepared for the worst-case scenario. There are, however, a number of ways in…
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5 Reasons Why Pets Are Good For Your Health

The pet lovers out there will instinctively know that keeping a pet is good for you. There’s nothing quite like the welcome you receive from your dog after a long day at the office and there’s nothing more relaxing than stroking your cat while chilling out on the sofa. And now it’s official! The latest research suggests that pets are also good for our health and mental wellbeing. And so for the doubters out there…
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3 Common Tech Mistakes Small Businesses Should Avoid

Small business owners are often so focused on the day job and drumming up new customers that there simply isn’t time – and often there isn’t the expertise either – to spend on developing organisational technology practices. As a result small businesses are frequently making avoidable and often costly mistakes. In this article we look at the three most common tech mistakes and how to avoid them.
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3 Practices for the Overwhelmed, Stressed, Anxious

Many of us feel overwhelmed by all we need to do, and it can be downright stressful. I’d like to share three practices to take you from overwhelmed to just whelmed. You can’t eliminate stress, anxiety or the feeling of being overwhelmed from your life, nor would you want to. However, you can see them as wonderful places to practice some amazing things that will help in all areas of your life.
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Managing Business Productivity Through Motivation

One of the greatest challenges in management today is to provide motivation for staff to perform to their potential. Here is a relatively simple explanation of motivation and how to apply the principles in the workplace. There has been a lot written about the theory of motivation at work, but most of it is not in a ‘user friendly’ form. This means that managers and supervisors are not able to use practical tools to motivate their staff.
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