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Give Your Business A Boost For The New Year

Posted by on Dec 23, 2015 in Blog

Give Your Business A Boost For The New Year

The holiday period and the dawning of a new year is a time of reflection for many of us. Whether it’s enjoying downtime with family or working on keeping your new year’s resolutions, the start of a new year is a great opportunity to examine what’s working for you and what isn’t. It’s also the perfect time to do the same for your business. When you’re knee-deep in running a business, it’s easy to get stuck in the daily grind. Before you know it, you look up and five years have passed, and not much has changed. You’re still going in every day and doing the work, but profits aren’t increasing. Perhaps you’re even losing money. Each stage of business comes with its unique challenges. Even when your business grows, costs can increase along with revenue, making little real headway. Along with that, things can change in a heartbeat. You might not be having problems paying the bills right now, but you never know when your market may drastically change. When looking to increase revenue, the first thing many business owners jump to is ‘work harder’ or ‘spend even more on marketing’. It’s a common reaction, but if that’s...

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Kick Off Your New Year The Right Way

Posted by on Jan 7, 2015 in Blog

Kick Off Your New Year The Right Way

2015 is here and now is the time to start thinking about how to kick it off the right way. If you are planning to be better and more successful, you would probably be interested to know why most New Year’s business resolutions fail and how to plan ahead without being unreasonable or ridiculous. According to the statistics, many business owners make unrealistic resolutions they are not prepared to follow, set too many goals (some of which are too vague to pursue) and involve too many negative feelings in the process – fear, guilt or shame. If you want to improve your chances of being successful, think about your resolutions carefully. Here are three suggestions you may wish to consider. Reflect on 2014 Firstly you need to  understand what needs improvement; the best way to find out is to look back at 2014 objectively and reasonably. Which of your undertakings were successful and why? Which failed, or nearly failed, and why? What helped you keep motivated and what threw you in doubt and hesitation? And most importantly – what did you find worth doing and what seemed to be a waste of time? The answers to these questions will help you start or...

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Merry Christmas To All

Posted by on Dec 24, 2014 in Blog

Merry Christmas To All

We hope 2014 was a successful and prosperous year for you and your business. We hope you have a merry Christmas and a fun-filled New Year. – The Accounts Studio

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