Puddle Ducks West Berkshire Star Teacher Awards

I recently had the pleasure of judging the Star Teacher award for baby and pre-school swimming lesson provider, Puddle Ducks West Berkshire. As a keen club and county swimmer in my teenage years, plus building my business around family centric brands, I was delighted to be asked to support this brilliant Berkshire based business inContinue reading “Puddle Ducks West Berkshire Star Teacher Awards”

6 ways to balance running a business from home with parenting

This blog was written to feature on the ParentChum website. As both a parent and a business owner, your time is in high demand. From the minute you wake up, to the minute you go to sleep, your children will need something and your work to-do list keeps expanding.  It’s natural to worry that runningContinue reading “6 ways to balance running a business from home with parenting”

How to find your niche. The basis of all small business marketing

Whether you have a great business idea already or don’t know where to start, if you’re considering setting up your own small business, you need to know your niche. This will ensure you are clear about what you’re selling, who you’re selling it to and how you will market yourself in the future. A niche isContinue reading “How to find your niche. The basis of all small business marketing”

Are you wearing the right hat for business success?

Small business owners are awesome! You’ve taken a dream, made a plan and turned it into a reality. For that reality to become a success that meets your personal and business goals, you can end up juggling a lot more than you bargained for so it’s important to remember what you’re great at and whenContinue reading “Are you wearing the right hat for business success?”