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You are not alone: End-of-year fatigue

By | December 11, 2019

At this time of year, it is common to feel tired and under pressure. Altitude Advisory Partner, Kristen Buik shares some easy, practical steps you can take to make sure you get done what you need to without burning yourself out. It is...

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Does your business model still cut it?

By | December 4, 2019

Altitude Advisory Director, Andrew Mattner knows a thing or two about successful business models and explains some ways that you can determine if your business model is still relevant. Does Your Business Model Still Cut It? A lot of...

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How to review business processes

By | November 18, 2019

Reviewing your systems and processes can be a tedious task. Our Chief Operating Officer, Luke Matthews provides some insight on where to get started. Processes are integral to every successful business. Sometimes these processes are...

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3 things successful business leaders do well

By | October 28, 2019

The importance of effective leadership is undeniable, but being a leader isn’t just about delegation or motivating staff. There are other aspects of leadership which play a key role in the running of a successful business. They...

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Invoicing Tips: 7 ways to get paid faster

By | October 21, 2019

A healthy cash flow is the lifeblood of every small business. However, when embarking on a new venture, many small business operators learn that getting paid isn’t always as simple as sending an invoice. Here are our tips for getting...

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Meetings that actually work

By | October 8, 2019

Poor communication in business can be as good as a death sentence. Marketing doesn’t talk to sales, sales doesn’t talk to production, production doesn’t talk to management, management don’t talk to each other, and so it goes...

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Vision & Mission – what’s the difference?

By | September 23, 2019

Q: Aren’t a vision and a mission the same thing? And do I even need them?  A: No! and yes! Recently working with a client who had a new business idea, we were discussing the importance of setting a vision and mission to direct his...

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Do you know your numbers?

By | August 23, 2019

In most cases, the success or failure of a business is driven by a number of critical factors. Director, Andrew Mattner explores these factors and the importance of understanding these figures. Successful business owners understand this....

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Why your business needs a playbook

By | August 19, 2019

For years, successful sportspeople have used playbooks to memorise sequences of play to prepare for game day situations. Director, Andrew Mattner explains why a playbook is also a necessity in business. ‘Plays’ are structured to help a...

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