Blogs relating to discovering more profit for everyday business people

The Worst Advice Ever for Business Purchase

2016-12-20T13:08:52+00:00

Instead, choose wisely and act carefully! Purchasing a Going Concern has many Benefits - take as much advantage of them as you can! As a business purchaser you are usually paying for several things: * Brand, Trade Mark, Reputation * [...]

The Worst Advice Ever for Business Purchase 2016-12-20T13:08:52+00:00

9 ways to Avoid Spreadsheet Errors

2016-12-20T13:08:52+00:00

BEWARE - spreadsheets underpinning many reports are chock-full of errors! Spreadsheets are great, they are my favourite go-to way of dealing with data - BUT there are drawbacks; well actually ONE major drawback - spreadsheets are created by humans - [...]

9 ways to Avoid Spreadsheet Errors 2016-12-20T13:08:52+00:00

Quick – Dump your New Years Resolutions

2016-12-20T13:08:52+00:00

sometimes admitting defeat is a good thing We all know we are supposed to set goals, work towards them diligently, and thereby achieve them But have you set yourself up to fail? But what happens when circumstances change along the [...]

Quick – Dump your New Years Resolutions 2016-12-20T13:08:52+00:00

Save Payroll Costs – Generals are more expensive than Troops

2016-12-20T13:08:52+00:00

Payroll is a huge part of any Business's Expenses Luckily, anyone can reduce their payroll costs without reducing staff! It is actually quite simple just take a look at your people's: * Fit * Cost * Spend Say What? Aren't [...]

Save Payroll Costs – Generals are more expensive than Troops 2016-12-20T13:08:52+00:00

SME Dashboard – Free Ingredients plus Download

2016-12-20T13:08:53+00:00

Simple Business Dashboard - Free Ingredients plus Download Make really Profitable decisions use these 8 Key Business Indicators Imagine if you had two pages with graphs and charts of your SME information and insights, in front of you right now... [...]

SME Dashboard – Free Ingredients plus Download 2016-12-20T13:08:53+00:00

Budget Sabotage – 2 Ways to Hijack your Budget

2016-12-20T13:08:53+00:00

2 Ways to Hijack your Budget Are you committing budget sabotage? Budgets often flop because of structural faults such as missing information, as discussed in last week's post, 3 Ways to Avoid Budget Flops. Aside from poor construction we can [...]

Budget Sabotage – 2 Ways to Hijack your Budget 2016-12-20T13:08:53+00:00

Great tip to uncover more profit in your SME

2016-12-20T13:08:54+00:00

A big mistake that steals profits in your SME Take a closer look at your Profit and Loss Report It may well reveal easy ways to uncover more profit in your SME. Understanding your markup and margins then setting your [...]

Great tip to uncover more profit in your SME 2016-12-20T13:08:54+00:00

Sexy Wages – 4 reasons to Pay yourself well

2016-12-20T13:08:55+00:00

4 reasons to Pay yourself really Sexy Wages* We Own our Businesses to Prosper - yet so often we underpay ourselves. How many times have you been advised by your Accountant to reduce your profit or takings? Something along [...]

Sexy Wages – 4 reasons to Pay yourself well 2016-12-20T13:08:55+00:00

Quiz – Find your Business Blind-Spots

2016-12-20T13:08:55+00:00

Have you let things slip a bit? (or perhaps a lot?) Blind Spots are opportunities for boosting your profits quickly! [twocol_one] Blind Spots - We see what we expect to see. It’s a well-documented psychological phenomenon. We also have virtual [...]

Quiz – Find your Business Blind-Spots 2016-12-20T13:08:55+00:00

KPIs are only Indicators not Solutions

2016-12-20T13:08:56+00:00

One Key thing to remember about KPIs: KPIs are only INDICATORS not SOLUTIONS KPIs are Key Performance Indicators; not the ultimate panacea of business management I often hear people saying "once we get our data warehouse, and report on KPIs, [...]

KPIs are only Indicators not Solutions 2016-12-20T13:08:56+00:00