Karl Craig-West – Website Builder, Public Speaker and Writer Sharing helpful stuff; one page at a time

16Nov/110

Business Collaboration is worth the risk

The more I think about what I’m doing to develop my fledgling business, the more I begin to realise that collaborative projects are increasingly worth pursuing. I’ve written about business collaboration before at http://craig-west.co.uk/2009/05/how-to-partner-up-for-increased-chances-of-success-and-profit/ but I wanted to share a couple of very recent projects. This morning I went to a networking group with several things […]

2Nov/110

Despite my cynicism I now think business coaching can help

Today I went to see a business coach. I’ve never had a coach before (outside of sport that is) and I have to admit that it was a very useful experience, despite my initial scepticism. You see, I’m very good at being organised, I work well when I know what I have to get done. […]

15Sep/090

Cut stress by allowing time to get things done

Seem to have spent a lot of time lately building websites. Not that I mind but it has occurred to me that even something that you think might not take too long actually takes ages. To be honest I ought to know better. I spent years working in the IT industry and in technology it […]

30Jul/090

How a holiday can be bad for your waistline but good for your business

Having recently spent a couple of weeks in southern Spain (close to Mojacar) I came back feeling reasonably refreshed. Looking back I realised that I’d eaten more ice cream in those 2 weeks than I had in the previous 6 months combined, not healthy. You see, there’s a cafe bar called Blu on the front […]