How to outsource in your business

You probably started your business for a purpose – to be a tree surgeon, to repair cars, to deliver training courses, to manage property – but there’s far more to a business that just doing whatever it is you do. There’s also the administration, marketing,...

Do you need a virtual assistant in your business?

What is a virtual assistant? A virtual assistant (VA) is a self-employed person who provides support services to other businesses from a remote location, usually their home but it could be anywhere in the world. When many people hear the term virtual assistant, they...

Me, my business and lessons learned from trees

Trees have always been important to me. They have provided me with entertainment, interest, security, solace, comfort and more recently part of my income. Growing up in a rambling old stone house surrounded by large beech and horse chestnut trees, my childhood was...