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Organise A Remote Meeting

The internet and cloud-based applications mean more business are moving towards a flexible way of working. From remote workers to flexible hours, it is not uncommon to have part ( or all ) of the team working offsite from the business. This has many benefits, but how do you wrangle everyone together for a meeting?…(Read More)

A great manager can attract exceptional staff, likewise, a great leader can CREATE exceptional staff. But what are the differences between the two? A manager’s job is to plan and organise, whilst a leaders characteristics help to inspire and motivate. Other notable differences are a manager has employees working for him, where as a…(Read More)

The value of honesty in business has obvious and subtle implications. Asking who benefits from business honesty can explain why virtue is also important. Examining the negative effects of dishonest business practices provides insight into the importance of honesty. In fact, it is as helpful as looking at the benefits of business honesty. Doing what…(Read More)

For a while, working from home was the hip corporate perk. Best Buy got glowing press for its Results Only Work Environment in which corporate employees could work anytime, anywhere. The federal government embraced telecommuting arrangements, in part for the ability to regroup in emergencies, and several studies showed that telecommuting had upsides for performance…(Read More)

All organizations are political and everyone engages in office politics – and to some degree, they always will be. The underlying reasons are psychological. First, work involves dealing with people. That means finding a compromise between what they want and what we want; and it’s often a zero-sum game. Second, humans are emotional creatures…(Read More)

Employees today are being told to work smarter and harder…to do more with less. But what about their managers? Do they demonstrate taking responsibility, or do they play the blame game? Do they pass the buck? The answers to these questions are important, for the attitudes and behaviours of managers and supervisors will set…(Read More)

Our clients rely on us to take full responsibility for their professional/personal tasks and business management to ensure efficient organisation so that they can concentrate on their core business.  Therefore my working day always starts with listing the day’s priorities, in order to fulfil my role as an executive Virtual PA. Due to…(Read More)

Are you amongst the many parents considering how to keep the children entertained this summer?  We have compiled a selection of activities, entertainment and more to keep everyone from tots to teens occupied over the holidays*.  And don’t forget that if you need an extra pair of hands to make this summer a breeze…(Read More)

Looking for some inspiration this Easter?  Whether you like yours chocolate-coated, or prefer a more spiritual approach, we have rounded up the highlights and hotspots for you and the family to enjoy a cracking Easter!   Celebrate 500 Years of History – at Hampton Court Palace  Commemorating key events in Hampton Court’s history; experience…(Read More)

Ah, at last… Spring is just around the corner heralding milder temperatures, daffodils, lambs and Easter (mmm, chocolate).  Could it get any better?  Well yes, in fact. Daylight Saving Time (DST) is fast approaching in Europe (29th March) whilst our American cousins get their fix of sunshine a few weeks prior (8th March).  So we…(Read More)

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