“A man too busy to take care of his health is like a mechanic too busy to take care of his tools”
– Spanish Proverb 

I found out the other day that I’m currently recovering from Glandular Fever.

That diagnosis explains a lot….

It explains why I’ve been feeling unwell for weeks on […]

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Spelling It Out

On April 28, 2014 By

I was kicking myself the other day.

Outwardly I was my normal smiling self, chatting away to a potential new client and trying to offer sound advice. Inwardly I was cursing my own stupidity at mishandling a situation that was now costing me valuable time and money.
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Top Gear on Dave

On March 27, 2014 By

I was shocked at a conversation I heard the other day – especially as it was me speaking at the time!

I was surprised at what I was hearing because I hadn’t realised before that this was how I felt. I found out my own opinion about something only when I heard myself telling someone […]

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And Death Came Third

On March 5, 2014 By

What’s the one thing that scares you above all else?

Our Costa Ivone, LLC shares a wealth of knowledge and experience in dealing with an extensive range of personal injury claims. Many of them belong to the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers and hold the Law Society’s Personal Injury accreditation. Continue reading Continue Reading

Of all the components which make up your business, what’s the most important part?

The answer to that question may depend to some extent on what your company does, but doubtless if you’re a business owner you will have thought long and hard about every aspect of what you do.

Many people believe that their company’s most […]

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“Ability is what you’re capable of. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines
how well you do it.”- Lou Holtz

One of the most interesting aspects of running my business for the last seven years has been learning about the small matter of marketing.

The word ‘marketing’ used to conjure up thoughts […]

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“If you think it’s expensive to hire a professional to do the job, wait until you hire an amateur.” – Red Adair

In a world where money isn’t as fast flowing as it may have been a few years ago, it can be very easy for us to forget the value and worth of a […]

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All Change!

On October 30, 2013 By

“Success or failure in business is caused more by the mental attitude even than by mental capacities.” – Sir Walter Scott

Anyone who knows me will tell you that I’m not a natural ‘morning’ person. I can work late into the night without apparent effort or ill effect, but it takes a little while […]

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Renovation Innovation

On September 26, 2013 By

“I have opinions of my own – strong opinions – but I don’t always agree with them”
-George Bush

There are certain truths that are inalienable: the world is round, the sea is blue, my wife’s
always right, that sort of thing. There are other truths that, whilst accepted by the vast majority, […]

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The upside of your future is in your hands. And the downside of your future is in your hands.
– Russ Myers

When I was a teenager I had loads of part-time and casual jobs, and if those experiences taught me anything it was that I didn’t want to spend the rest of my […]

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