email newsletter format 2015

I was asked by the award winning inventor Steve Bridger to assist him with his latest business book, what an honour… thank you for asking Steve… In the beginning It was the start of a new year… “How am I going to get more clients for my new email creation business?” was the thought buzzing […]

slough business awards 2015 the green award business of the year

The award will be given to the business that demonstrates clear evidence of green business practice and commitment to environmental sustainability. How long does it take to scribble 1200 words about how GREEN you are? Would you like Slough’s top businesses knowing your name and how GREEN you are? Well fill in the blinking form […]

linkedin etiquette

There once was an ugly duckling… that should have been culled at birth! Had this chap following me on LinkedIn and he kept posting negative comments against my posts… I assume to amuse himself & to irritate me. Last time he did it I warned him that I would take action if he couldn’t balance […]


It was five years ago, this week when I was made redundant and instead of working for others, chose to run my own micro-business against all odds. The business name needed to be relative to what I delivered and be alphabetically prominent. It also had to have a similar web domain and stay on Google page […]

jonathan l davey one boat

I had 30 minutes to write something this morning and wanted to focus on the Dragon Boat race… Reminded of the photo above and how I thought it was the best smiley photo of me… how the Dragon Boat race brings people together for a great day out… “smiling is healthy quotes” came to mind, […]

The Green Park Conference Centre

Thames Valley EXPO Reading has just opened FIVE subsidised exhibition spots to young people with a business idea they want to get off the ground. The idea is for 18-21 year olds who live in the Reading area to submit their idea for consideration and those that meet these criteria will be given the chance […]

youth speaks 1090 zone final trevelyan school 2015

Thursday 15th January saw Trevelyan School in Windsor host the Zone Final of Youth Speaks 2015. Schools from Ascot, Hillingdon, Slough & Windsor competed from a place in the next round, the District Final on 26th February 2015. Judging the Intermediate section were David Knowles-Leak, past chair of FSB Thames Valley Region, Sandra Robinson, Associate […]