On this page we will regularly publish blogs, ideas and tips which will keep you up to date on aspects relating to continuous improvement of business, people, processes & costs. Please feel free to comment and give your point of view.

Full Employment Is a Threat to Your Business Goals & Aspirations!

Posted by Paul on Feb 1, 2020

14 Days Challenge and 14 Ways for Business Owners & Directors to Keep & Attract Essential Employees Today & Into the Future! The unemployment rate in the UK at 3.8% (ONS)* is the lowest rate for 45 years. The good news is that more people are in work however...

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6 Steps to Keep You Ahead of Your Competitors

Posted by Paul on Nov 1, 2019

6 Steps to Keep You Ahead  of Your Competitors

Last Sunday I was watching the Wales v South Africa Rugby World Cup Semi-Final. The previous day England had secured their place in the Final and would be competing against the winners of this game. On a couple of occasions, the camera panned to Eddie Jones, the England Head...

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The 6 Mistakes Business Owners Make With Their Business Strategy

Posted by Paul on Dec 10, 2018

The 6 Mistakes Business Owners Make With Their Business Strategy

Why Is Stage 5 of the Business Strategy So Difficult?     If you haven’t done it already December is the time you will probably be thinking about next year 2019 – what will it hold for you in your business and personal life? Avoid the 6 mistakes business...

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Healdi 4 Stage Strategy Planning to Create Your Future Success

Posted by Paul on Sep 25, 2018

Healdi 4 Stage Strategy Planning to Create Your Future Success

4 Stage Strategy Planning Planning the strategy is the easy bit; implementation of the strategy – making it work is where it often falls down and where I can make a positive difference to the successful roll out of your business strategy. If by working together, we can get you...

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JUNE 21st – 3 Actions to Take Today

Posted by Paul on Jun 21, 2018

JUNE 21st – 3 Actions to Take Today

It’s the longest day, its Midsummer’s Day or if you like halfway through the year and soon the end of Q2. A great time to reflect and to look forward in both life and work. When was the last time you looked at your business plan, hopefully at least once...

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Employee Engagement x 700 = The Winner

Posted by Paul on Apr 16, 2018

You may not follow Formula 1, however yesterday’s Chinese F1 Grand Prix produced a result out of the blue because of employee engagement, plus some luck. Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo won the Chinese Grand prix from 6th place on the starting grid after an engine failure on Saturday. It was a...

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Where Did January Go?

Posted by Paul on Feb 1, 2018

Where Did January Go?

They say that time passes quicker the older you are and everyone that I have spoken to this week – young and old – seems to have remarked how January has flown by. For me January has been really busy working with clients and that leaves little time for planning...

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LAMMA – Disaster Or Opportunity

Posted by Paul on Jan 19, 2018

LAMMA 2018 could be described as a disaster for exhibitors, however every cloud has a silver lining, so the saying goes, and your silver lining is that this gives you the ideal opportunity to contact every existing or potential customer who you didn’t see on the first day. This...

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Complete Your 2017 Business Feedback Form for Success in 2018

Posted by Paul on Dec 5, 2017

Feedback! Do you remember the last time you went on that training course and you got the dreaded training course feedback form to complete before you left the building? Did it have questions which you were to score between say, 1 & 10, with 1 one being extremely poor...

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“Now we start the new year”

Posted by Paul on Oct 30, 2017

“Now we start the new year ” – a great quote yesterday by Toto Wolff, the Mercedes-Benz F1 team manager, after Lewis Hamilton and secured his fourth World Championship and Mercedes-Benz had already been confirmed as the constructors champions when asked by an interviewer “What happens now?” That is...

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