All posts tagged "running a business"

  • How to balance productivity and leisure while traveling

    How to balance productivity and leisure while traveling

    Business trips are often listed as one of the perks of certain jobs. Unfortunately, those who travel often for work can attest to the fact that, more often than not, they can be closer to...

  • Business women's strength requires support

    Business women’s strength requires support

    A lot of women going into business have big dreams of standing on their own two feet to be completely independent in their work. And, of course, this is great. Being able to strive for...

  • The smooth running of your office

    The smooth running of your office

    No matter what it is that your business does, you are no doubt aware of the huge importance of ensuring that the office is run as smoothly as possible. Many entrepreneurs struggle with this element...

  • Is it time to re-evaluate parts of your business?

    Is it time to re-evaluate parts of your business?

    One of the biggest mistakes that any business owner can make is to assume that their business can survive as a static object. A business that refuses to move forward or adapt in any way...

  • Girls … yes we CAN run the world!

    Girls … yes we can run the world!

    If the outcome of the US election has taught us anything, it’s that there’s still a lot to do before women have the same level of power in the world as men. Let’s face it,...

  • Helping hand: Why an intern can help you while you help them

    Helping hand: Why an intern can help you while you help them

    It’s safe to say running a business isn’t easy, especially in the beginning. There are budgets to consider, family to look after, ideas and directions and obstacles and a million other things that seem to...

  • 6 things I learned from pole dancing

    6 things I learned from pole dancing

    I opened my first professional pole dance studio, the Pole Dance Academy, in 2009 with my sister Maddie and we now have three studios. Prior to opening the studios, I was a corporate lawyer in...

  • Lessons in warehouse design: 5 fundamental considerations

    Lessons in warehouse design: 5 fundamental considerations

    Warehouse design is something that is potentially fraught. There are so many moving parts, from how to lay the storage out to how to manage your warehouse. Many very clever people have developed processes and...

  • 4 factors women in business should consider for 2017

    4 factors women in business should consider for 2017

    2017 is fast approaching, and it’s important to understand how you may be affected as a woman in business once the new year comes. It’s never been easy being a female in the business world,...