Entrepreneurs


  Winston has been in the construction business for seventeen years following his role as an engineer. He is highly ambitious and enthusiastic about life, work and making a difference. In fact Winston is in the process of setting up a care home for the elderly in the UK as well as planning to start a safari travel business to African countries. His current business, Streatham Wells Heating and Plumbing Services, based in Streatham, South London provides professional building and maintenance services in domestic homes and commercial premises. Winston is passionate about......

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  Mary Jane is Founder and CEO of Conscious Cocoon, a truly unique and innovative coaching service for shy and introverted entrepreneurs to find their inner confidence and portray a confident persona to potential customers, existing clients, partners and investors. Displaying confidence also leads to better work performance and more productivity at work. She is passionate about making a difference and leaving the world a better place than when she came into it. She lives by the admirable principles of taking care of yourself and prioritising fun in your working life. In......

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  Phillip is Head of Operations and Finance at Gold Office Solutions Ltd. He is passionate about helping others succeed in business as you will find out in this podcast. Phillip is determined to help children with disabilities get maximum enjoyment from holidays and has set up a holiday scheme for them to make this happen. When he is not working he can be found sailing on the Solent or the small islands in Mallorca. Otherwise, Phillip will be on a race track watching drag races. Phillip is in the process of......

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AJ Dosani is a Managing Director of Ace Accountancy in Sutton. He is a committed badminton player with a love for football, healthy eating and supporting disadvantaged young people to participate in political debated. He took over the family business from his father at a relatively young age and has overseen its growth ever since. An ambitious entrepreneur, AJ has recently started an international business that provides services to architects which he is investing his skills, time and effort to build into a successful company. AJ’s enthusiasm for a better way to do accountancy......

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This is a Guest post by Giacomo at http://www.language-media.co.uk. We like it because it’s short and sweet, while covering some of the Digital Marketing essentials for small businesses and Start-ups in the Internet age. Enjoy Short but complete guide to digital marketing fundamentals In the modern age of technological advancement, digital marketing is a vital element of successfully attracting customers and clients to any small business. However, getting started with it for your small business can seem to be a daunting and overwhelming task for those who are not yet well versed......

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Radka is a consultant at Synergy V3, providing health and nutrition products, advice and services to help people stay healthy and live a longer, happier life. She is a busy lady as she also has 2 children and a ‘day job’ in addition to being a Regional Director of Business Biscotti, a Business networking organisation. Find out how Radka combines all the different parts of her business life to make it all work seamlessly. She also tells us about her passion for helping people, what she has learnt in business, her achievements,......

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Here’s a Guest post following a request I received by email to share it with you. I think it is interesting reading for our wonderful subscribers, so here it is. Enjoy! How Small Businesses and Startups Can Stay Competitive and Close Big Deals Guest post by Danny Wong  Originally in Small Business (November 16, 2015)  Lean businesses have an advantage over their larger counterparts: They can move fast and innovate, which affords them a competitive edge in negotiations. With a smart approach to sales and thrifty marketing strategies, they’re empowered to do more with less. Furthermore,......

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I love this post by that looks at a health issue we should all pay attention to Stress. Whether you are an entrepreneur or digital marketer, we all work under pressures that may well be damaging our health! Put simply, burying your head in the sand about work stress is probably the fastest route to an early grave! I can honestly say that there will not be you, your business or job without good health. This flowchart gives you a simple and straightforward way to measure how stressed you are. You will......

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Welcome to the second instalment of the 4M series on business foundations for small business and start-ups today. The series kicked off with the post that examined Business Models (structure) for Today’s Start-ups, last month. You can see that part 1 post HERE. We ended part 1 recommending that today’s start-ups and small businesses should adopt lean/flat business structures. Anyone can be a good manager, right? After all, we have all had managers, right? Wrong. This post examines the right approach and qualities for managing modern small businesses in the digital age......

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This blog post is curated from Inbound Rocket. I love it because choosing a name for your business is often one of the hardest tasks for start-ups. This single task often leads to much procrastination and lost time. An even worse fate is choosing the wrong name, which then has to be changed after the business has started trading. This can be costly in a lot of ways including brand identity, marketing materials, and stationary like business cards. This post walks entrepreneurs and small business owners through the steps to choose the right business name......

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