Working your pitch at networking events
A 2 hour networking event takes 16 hours!!
Networking is key to running a successful business. Why? Well networking is an opportunity to get ‘out there’ and and tell people about your services. You cannot get customers if your customers don’t know you exist. So networking is a important way of increasing your profile and growing your business. See my previous *document about […]
Private Practice work -Ten Advantages and Disadvantages
Tips to becoming an Empowered little Networker! This blog will help you to make the most of your networking potential. So, you want to start networking but you’re not sure quite how…? Well that’s the easy part. The first thing is to know why you’re wanting to network in the first place? The typical […]
The top most powerful ways to ‘break’ for enhanced productivity at work
This blog is for Occupational Therapists who might be considering leaping into the world of running their own OT practice. It will discuss the pros and cons of working independently compared with being employed by the NHS (or private healthcare) I just attended the COTSS-IP Conference 2013 (College of Occupational Therapists Specialist Section for Occupational […]
Ongoing Frustrations at work in health care Pt (2)- Avoiding the Blame Game.
The purpose of this blog is to highlight some simple yet effective ways that you can recharge your batteries whilst at work – so that you can continue your duties more refreshed. Of the list that will follow, the choice you make will depend on your personal preference, work culture and management system or support […]
Stress Relief- the wonders of Saying ‘no’ (and maintaining Professional Integrity)
Following on from part 1: ‘Ongoing frustrations in the NHS – What can you do?’ We know that when working in the NHS- it’s always someone’s fault. Managers never seem to understand why I can’t do everything now- or yesterday. And I can’t seem to ever understand why they think telling me something is ‘urgent’ will […]
Team-building at Work – Know who your Cheerleaders are.
This blog will help you if you at times find it hard to say ‘no’ to people when you really need to say ‘no’. After reading this blog, you’ll be freer to work smarter; as you’ll know the real value of saying ‘no’ and the impact it can make to your daily working practices. In […]
This blog will inspire you to look around your working environment anew! You will start to see old, familiar faces as possible allies and resources – colleagues with whom you can join forces to overcome work pressures and reach your mutual goals. In the business of Work – it can get lonely sometimes- especially for […]