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10 Secrets to thrive through a cost of living crisis Sep 30, 2022

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Hello, I'm Helen Sewell and, um, welcome to the 10 Secrets to Strive through a Cost of Living Crisis. This is what happens when one forgets to press the record button at the start of a webinar. Here I am recording the session afterwards for all those people who...

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Why is marketing so hard and 1 thing to make it easier. Sep 30, 2022

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Why, is marketing so difficult. And what is the one thing that you could do to make it easier? I had a conversation with my customer and that was one of the question he asked me, why is marketing so tough?

My name is Helene Sewell I'm the Business Navigator and I help...

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3 aspect startup entrepreneurs have to look out for Sep 29, 2022

Most startup entrepreneurs are so amazing at something specific, that one thing they call,
‘their thing’ and they do it so well, they can succeed blindfolded. But there is nothing more
frustrating than realising that there are many other aspects in running a business that they
know...

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How Good of a Business Owner are you? Apr 04, 2022

 

No one is born a business owner. It's a skill that is learned over time through experience, education, and trial and error. Some people are naturally better at it than others, but everyone can improve with the right tools. 

As a business owner, it's important to assess your abilities...

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Top 3 reasons why Small Businesses Fail | How to avoid them Mar 01, 2022

 

Small businesses are the backbone of the economy. They provide jobs, services and products to their communities. However, many small businesses fail each year. But what are the reasons for this? And more importantly, what can you do to avoid them? In this post, we'll take a look at the top...

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How Good Business Decision Making will Steer Your Business away from Rough Waters Feb 07, 2022

 

Good decision-making is important for any business, especially when it comes to the bottom line. When you make smart decisions about your company, you can help it grow and increase its profits. Bad choices, however, can be expensive and lead to loss of income or even bankruptcy. The key...

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3 Hurdles that Keep Your Business from Scaling Up Jan 03, 2022

Anyone who starts a company has the end goal of making it big--so big that it blinds them of the essential things that hinder their business from actually ramping up. If things were just that easy, then we should not be hearing and seeing companies struggling with their growth process. Sadly,...

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What is the Business Navigation Centre Dec 01, 2021

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My name is Helene Sewell and I am the founder of the Business Navigation Centre. I've opened the centre because I believe every entrepreneur who makes business decisions for the greater good deserves the best tools to succeed and the No. 1 tool before anything else is the...

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3 aspects start up entrepreneurs have to look out for Nov 01, 2021

Most start-up entrepreneurs are so amazing at something specific, that one thing they call, ‘their thing’ and they do it so well, they can succeed blindfolded. But there is nothing more frustrating than realizing that there are many other aspects in running a business that they know...

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Is budgeting a waste of time? budget dashbaord kpi strategic planning strategic thinking Aug 30, 2021

Most accountants will tell you that you should have a budget and the rational is that you should have a financial target to aim for. Yet in 25 years, I have never heard a business owner say: “I achieved great results thanks to my budget” or “I couldn’t have done it without...

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Are you driving your business like a family SUV and expecting it to perform like a Formula 1 car? dashbaord kpi strategic planning strategic thinking Aug 23, 2021

Manage a business is like driving a car or a motorbike, when you first learn, everything is alien and takes all your concentration and as you get used to it some of it becomes automatic, second nature. Like a car, the more you put into driving and the better a driver you become. But if you switch...

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