Did You Know These Multi-Billion Dollar Companies Started In A Garage?
Do you think you need a corporate office to start a business? Think again. Some of the largest and most successful companies around started in the unlikeliest of places – someone’s garage. These humble beginnings teach us that the most amazing ideas have no boundaries. From small, rented garages to multibillion-dollar companies, anyone who’s passionate […]
Is Zoom Fatigue Real & How Do You Beat It?
Since the COVID-19 pandemic forced us to adapt to a new normal we’ve spent more time videoconferencing than ever before. Zoom or Teams meetings with colleagues, House Party hangouts with friends, FaceTime with the family… we’ve done it all. What has taken us by surprise is that despite the fact that video calls can happen […]
How Can The Business Trends Emerging From COVID-19 Benefit Your Business?
The COVID-19 pandemic has altered life for everyone, as social distancing and stay-at-home rules have changed the way we do business. Technology is playing a crucial role in keeping our society functional in a time of lockdowns and quarantines. It is helping reduce the spread of coronavirus while keeping businesses open. While much of the […]
How To Stay Healthy, Happy And Fit During The COVID-19 Lockdown
Most health advice can be boiled down to eating a balance diet, exercising a few times a week and getting enough sleep. Simple right? Not during a pandemic like COVID-19 when it is crucial that we all follow the social distancing guidelines, stay at home and avoid contact with people from outside our households. How […]
Tips For Finding Harmony While Homeschooling And Working From Home During The Coronavirus Lockdown
As the coronavirus continues to spread and a third of the world population is under some form of a lockdown, we find ourselves trying to juggle work commitments, parenting and domestic life all in the same space. This prospect can be daunting but let’s just take a minute to breathe and reflect. The situation is […]
4 Ways to Motivate & Engage Remote Employees
The coronavirus pandemic is forcing dozens of companies to adopt new practices and shift to working remotely as they try to prevent non-essential contact and travel during the social distancing period. With the expectation that sustained efforts will be needed to deal with the virus, businesses are preparing for months without their staff in offices, […]
What Steps Have You Taken to Ensure the Safety of Your Staff?
Having been an estate agent in a past life, I know all too well how certain client facing situations can leave you feeling somewhat concerned for your safety, both in and out of the office. Recent articles and key dates relating to the Suzy Lamplugh case have reignited the need to ensure safety at work […]
How To Define Your Office Culture
Growth is exciting. But times of growth also mean times of change, so how do you navigate potential feelings of uneasiness and uncertainty amongst your team and maintain a great office culture? It is imperative to ensure that during the growth process, alongside recruiting new staff and the implementation of other business changes, your company […]
Increasing Your Service Levels
In a market where fees are about to be banned and competition is rife, now is the time for agents to review their service and find ways they can continue to improve their service levels. Other agents may consider lowering fees or providing the bare minimum a landlord or tenant has come to expect; both […]
Seven habits that could help change your business
One of the most influential business books on the market is The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen R. Covey. For those of you who haven’t read it (which is staggering, since over 15 million copies have been sold!), it’s a life-changing book that outlines the seven key habits that you should adopt […]