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SIMPLY AWE INSPIRING TECHNOLOGY

Posted: 17/04/2014

How the World Wide Web changed everything ...

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I think the most awe inspiring technological innovation ever is the World Wide Web (the Web). An idea proposed by Sir Tim Berners-Lee in 1989. It put the Internet, which had been around since 1958, at the disposal of most of the world's population ...

Thanks to the Internet and the World Wide Web, we pretty much have all the information we'll ever need, right at our fingertips!

Thanks to the Internet and the World Wide Web, we pretty much have all the information we'll ever need, right at our fingertips!

I looked on the web for a simple explanation of the difference between the Web and the internet and I think this explaination from NBC News is very simple and clear.

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HOW TO IMPROVE YOUR CASH FLOW

Posted: 10/04/2014

A crucial element of your business ...

Views: 1919

I'm regularly asked by my clients for advice and information about how they can improve their cash flow and, of course, there are lots of elements to think about in doing so ...

PROCEED WITH CAUTION AND LEAVE TREPIDATION BEHIND

Posted: 03/04/2014

Are you going for growth, or going for broke?

Views: 459

Those of you that have read my previous blog posts know that although I want to work with growing businesses, I approach growth with a certain amount of caution ...

WHY YOU SHOULD MOVE WITH THE CHEESE

Posted: 27/03/2014

Because change happens ...

Views: 2005

I received a gift of a book, ''Who moved my Cheese''. It was a warning. You've heard the phrase 'if you always do what you've always done, you'll always get what you've always got'' ...

THE CUSTOMER IS KING

Posted: 20/03/2014

But they still have to pay you ...

Views: 2801

The customer may be king, but does that that give them the right to take interest free loans from the businesses that provide them with goods and services in the first place?

ENJOY THE JOURNEY: ARRIVE RELAXED AND ENERGISED

Posted: 13/03/2014

Are you steering the boat?

Views: 595

In a recent blog post, I compared financial systems to power tools. When these tools are used to plan, guide and monitor a business, the outcome is that desired by the business owners ...

THE IMPORTANCE OF KEEPING FULL, DETAILED ACCOUNTS

Posted: 06/03/2014

They'll make your life a lot easier in the long-run ...

Views: 661

I have recently met with two business bank managers and both have told me that it is not unusual for small business owners to say ''I want to expand my business. How much can I borrow?''

THE HISTORY OF BOOKKEEPING AND ACCOUNTING

Posted: 27/02/2014

From Mesopotamia to the modern age ...

Views: 842

The development of accounting systems correlates closely to the development of commerce and society. Evidence of accounting can be found on clay tablets dated as early as 3600BC ...

MW BOOKKEEPING: FIRST CLASS, ALL THE WAY

Posted: 20/02/2014

All aboard the Orient Express ...

Views: 1086

In a recent blog post, I discussed the importance of staying in control while outsourcing the tasks which you are not good at and ways to ensure that these people are fit for the job ...

LOOKING AFTER NUMBER ONE: IS IT SELFISH OR SELFLESS?

Posted: 13/02/2014

The economic effect of outsourcing to third world countries ...

Views: 777

This week I am being very questioning. There may not be any right or wrong answers though I do hope my questions will provoke some discussions and maybe get people thinking ...

THERE'S NO SUCH THING AS ...

Posted: 06/02/2014

A cash flow problem!

Views: 2253

You may be surprised to learn that taking headache tablets, may actually give you a headache! Here is another surprise for you. An injection of cash can cause or exacerbate cash flow problems ...

ODE TO MAUREEN WINDRIDGE

Posted: 30/01/2014

What a great testimonial ...

Views: 2518

My last few blog posts have been serious but I think very pertinent to all business owners. However we can't be serious all the time can we? So this week I am sharing a client testimonial ...

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