Through necessity, most SME owners learn the art of thriftiness, making small cost savings that, collectively, make a big difference to profit margins. But few apply that technique to their time management, even though we all agree that time is money.
With the hope of saving SMEs money in 2018, STL Microsoft Training highlighted some of the costliest time management mistakes.
How can you maximise available working days to ensure a fully relaxing festive period? Richard Morris, UK CEO of workspace provider Regus, offers three top tips for a dynamic December.
Every employee, regardless of their position, is guilty of being a time waster at some point or other, but when does this behaviour stop being a harmless quirk and start getting in the way of productivity and positive results?
A map of London, questionable knowledge on Jewish traditions and a race for one of the country’s few remaining “original” Amstrad computers – in week five of The Apprentice, candidates battled in Lord Sugar’s favourite product task, which, this year, was all about him turning 70.
Mike Moffett, partner of operational restructuring at PwC, unveils some considerations for companies wanting to restructure during a difficult time.
Why do 40 per cent of UK companies fail? Don’t let it be poor business leadership. Here’s three golden rules that have helped entrepreneur, philanthropist and speaker Greg Secker, founder of Learn to Trade and The Greg Secker Foundation.
A cloud phone system management portal can be an asset to business productivity, and help restore work-life balance.
We all come back from work with good intentions, but our goals can quickly go out the window. So be deliberate in how you want to achieve success by taking these winning habits on board.
Anyone who has ever started their own business will know just how challenging it can be. In the early days, when resources are stretched to the limit, you have to take on everything from setting the vision for the business and bringing in the sales, to the marketing, accounting, HR and more – but effective delegation is your best friend.
Despite much emphasis being put on mental health and long working hours – it’s not for nothing we’re called “Burnout Britain” – those in the UK are now faced with an increasing workload.
We all want more hours in the day to be our most successful and productive selves but that just isn’t possible – time is precious. I don’t know anyone who isn’t overstretched and overscheduled.