Category Archives: Guest blogs

Aardvark marketing Consultants Ltd | Outsourcing

Outsourcing is the Key to Better Efficiency

Outsourcing is the Key to Better Efficiency

Regardless of what many would have you believe, most people aren’t very good at multitasking. Many people claim to be able to multitask, but in truth they’re fooling themselves. When you take on too many tasks they either don’t get done, or corners get cut in an attempt to get everything done. Buddhists believe you […]

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Aardvark Marketing Consultants | Stop working below your pay grade

Stop Working Below Your Pay Grade

Stop Working Below Your Pay Grade

There are three main resources in business: money, people and time. The only one under our control is time. Yet, no matter what you do, it continues to pass. Although there is nothing you can do to stop it, what you can manage is how you spend your time. It is always easier to do […]

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Aardvark Marketing | Big data

Big data – what should the average business know?

Big data – what should the average business know?

Analytics and Big Data – the terms are out there and run off the tongues of techno-geeks and many consultants very easily, but what are they and should the average small business be worrying about them? Big Data is pretty well what it says on the tin – data and a lot of it.  Increasingly […]

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Aardvark Marketing | Group mentoring

Group Mentoring – what’s so great about it?

Group Mentoring – what’s so great about it?

I wonder how many of you have experienced group mentoring.  Does it sound a bit fluffy and unfocused?  Not in my experience! I am a great believer in this way of supporting, particularly women in enterprise, in this way.  I have been using and facilitating Action Learning, as it is sometimes known, with a variety […]

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Aardvark Marketing | Storm clouds revealed by budget

Storm clouds revealed by budget

Storm clouds revealed by budget

Storm clouds revealed by the Budget will force taxpayers in Birmingham to work an extra 2 years without pay to balance the country’s books Birmingham accountants James, Stanley & Co. Limited have today launched two free initiatives to prevent local taxpayers and businesses being drowned by the storm clouds identified in the small print of […]

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