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Are your Graphics Great?

Graphic design is one of many important tools that aid your business communication with current and potential customers. However, when cash flow is tight, especially when starting a new business or expanding, it is easy to ignore the important role graphics play in...

How Sociable is your Social Media?!?

It’s hard to believe but it's barely been 5 years that social media marketing has played a prolific role in the business of today. Linkedin was launched in 2002, Facebook in 2004, Twitter in 2006 & Instagram in 2010, yet only 5 years ago did business really starts...

Have you got the Power of the Point?

POWERPOINT!! It’s a bit like marmite. You either love it or hate it. That’s both as a creator and as part of an audience. We have all sat through endless slides filled with words, and a monotonous speaker that’s enough to send us day dreaming to our last holiday. So...

A Place for Everything and Everything in its Place

Speaking with a new client this week, about how we handle certain information, made me think about efficiency in my daily routine.  Now I know that I should have it nailed (and I do- or I wouldn’t be who I am!), but a lot of clients that I speak to are sadly lacking...

Systems To Make Your World Go Round

I’m fully aware I’m a complete systems geek.  I’ve always been one of those organized people, who can generally plan ahead, but over the past year since setting up aDigitalMe, I’ve come across more systems than I’d care to count.  Some are simple, some not so much. ...

School’s out!

With the long school holidays fast approaching you might find yourself struggling to juggle the demands of running a business and giving your family the quality time they deserve. During these times it pays to plan ahead and set some boundaries to ensure it’s business...

The Cost of a VA- think we are expensive? Think again….

I had a conversation with someone a couple of weeks ago who asked what I charge.  Her response was “Oh that is expensive!”  Now in a previous employed life I may have said the same thing, but I want to explore the worth of a freelancer and how this differs...

The Power of Collaboration

I’ve not written a blog for a while as I was busy doing other things, and it is easy to get side-tracked (don’t you know!), even when it is in your schedule.  Also, the inspiration just wasn’t there…..However, ‘tis a new year and a new focus and it has made me...

The Land that Time forgot (or remembered?)

I don't know about you, but time management is one of those things that you are either good at or not.  And even when you are good at it, if you take your eye off the ball for a moment, it grabs the opportunity to slip through your hands. We all have the same 24 hours...