Daily Juice

How I keep a Business Journal and why I do it

April 4, 2013, No Comments

Here’s something that I’ve been doing for about six months and am loving. It’s easy and useful and I think you’ll like it too. It’s...

How to cost your time, work out your hourly rate, and avoid the big mistake we all make

March 28, 2013, 2 Comments

Last week I wrote about Pricing for Profit and the fab thread over on The Cake Makery Facebook page. Lots of you have been in...

Four tips and some useful thoughts about Pricing to make a Profit

March 21, 2013, 2 Comments

I was going to write on a completely different topic today but as I sat down - pen poised - last night I got completely...

What to do when people use your online shop for ideas but buy elsewhere.

March 13, 2013, No Comments

Oh gosh, Hannah sent in a good question. I get asked it a lot so thought I'd share my suggestions here. I certainly don’t have...

Feeling flat? Two ways to get your mojo back!

March 6, 2013, 4 Comments

Oh we all have those moments don’t we? When we feel a bit flat and iffy about our businesses. Just in case it happens to...

Eleven tips for how to tell your customers you’re raising prices

February 27, 2013, No Comments

Are you a bit of a wimp when it comes to raising prices? Lots of us are. My hairdresser confessed he’d not raised his prices...

The two minute way to get stuff done.

February 21, 2013, No Comments

I’ve mentioned before that I’m on an ongoing quest to get more done in less time. What with having four children and a business and...

Six steps to premium pricing without the yuk factor

February 13, 2013, No Comments

I’m not very big on Valentine’s day. Are you?  Back in the day I loved it. Back when there was a chance of a surprise...

Six Small Business Online Sales Mishaps

February 7, 2013, 2 Comments

Last year I decided to do my Christmas shopping at small businesses. As it turns out most of the stuff I bought was from home-based...

How to get more of the right stuff done. Our 7 step recipe.

January 30, 2013, No Comments

I have four children and a business. It’s busy. Very busy. I’ve got a to-do list that’s big and child-free time that’s (relatively) small. (image:http://anditslove.tumblr.com)...