Business tips and advice, Other Industries, Resources, What customers say
Blue Spinach Sustainable Luxury Resale and Retail

Blue Spinach: Sustainable Luxury Resale and Retail by Appointment

Today, we’d like to introduce you to one of our clients, Blue Spinach, a luxury retail and resale specialist business based in Australia. Established in 1996 by Jane and Mark Thompson, Blue Spinach is now considered one of Australia’s foremost consignment resale agents. However, their business model enables resellers to reach significantly farther across the […]

Amie Parnaby

July 20, 2021

Business tips and advice, Other Industries, Resources
scheduling tools

Back on the Menu – Scheduling Tools for Dining Out and Socialising

Can you feel it? Despite some areas experiencing increase infection numbers, most regions are feeling the change in circumstances. Governments and councils are allowing more activities with more human interaction that we all need. Moreover, our favourite social pastimes are beginning to open up again. Almost everything is back on the menu – dining out, […]

Amie Parnaby

June 3, 2021

News & Updates, Business tips and advice, Coaching & Consulting, Other Industries, Resources
wedding business

How to attract more clients to your wedding business

If you’re in the wedding business, this past year has been a problem. Cancellations, postponements, and couples plain waiting until they can have the wedding they want have plagued the matrimony business in 2020 and even 2021. No one is sure when they will be allowed a large gathering of their nearest and dearest. Even […]

Amie Parnaby

March 24, 2021

News & Updates, Other Industries, What customers say
Julie Clayden at Talk Swansea

Talk Swansea – Online Therapy with Julie Clayden: A Case Study

We talked to Julie Clayden this week about her practice, Talk Swansea. The physical offices are in Neath, Swansea, but for now, she’s practising online. When you can only see your clients online, it doesn’t matter where you are unless you’re in a different timezone. There’s a “Roadmap out of Lockdown” promised by the UK […]

Amie Parnaby

March 10, 2021

News & Updates, Business tips and advice, Other Industries, Resources
reopening - "hey, we're open"

Reopening Your Service Business and Dealing with Increased Demand

Okay, it’s 2021, vaccines are rolling out throughout the globe, and there is a light at the end of a year-long tunnel signalling the time for life to return to normal. That means reopening of service businesses and dealing with increased demand from people deprived for far too long. But how are you going to […]

Amie Parnaby

March 5, 2021

Business tips and advice, Other Industries
Public Services

Professional and Public Services Innovations

The world has changed rapidly over the past two decades. Technology has altered the landscape for businesses worldwide. Still, some sections of service provision have held fast to methodologies of the past. 2020 changed the way people access professional and public services, and even adjustments made out of necessity will not disappear. The public and […]

Amie Parnaby

February 25, 2021

News & Updates, Business tips and advice, Other Industries
events and entertainment trends

Events and Entertainment Trends in 2021 – Rebuilding the entertainment industry

If any industry suffered most from the COVID-19 pandemic of 2020, it was the events and entertainment sector. Even when other services were allowed back in business, albeit briefly, entertainment businesses never regained any ground. The rebuilding of the events industry will require adaptation to the new landscape that 2020 created. It will mean fully […]

Amie Parnaby

February 12, 2021

News & Updates, Business tips and advice, Other Industries, Resources
Entrepreneur

Is 2021 the Year of the Entrepreneur?

You might have heard that 2021 could well be the Year of the Entrepreneur. What has led many economists and business commentators to make this claim? In some cases, the global economic rebound will demand the creation of new companies to counteract the loss of jobs, business collapse, and the monopoly of the massive business […]

Amie Parnaby

February 10, 2021

News & Updates, Business tips and advice, Other Industries, Resources
Scheduling Santa 2020

Scheduling Santa – Shopping, Childcare, and More

This year Santa’s doing it right. No more massive queues, snaking their way around shopping centres, while parents and children stand for ages, waiting for a 60-second chat with the jolly old chap in a red suit. While we try our best to infuse Christmas 2020 with all the festive cheer and seasonal activities that […]

Amie Parnaby

November 20, 2020

Business tips and advice, Medical & Healthcare, Other Industries, Resources
vaccination scheduling

Vaccination Scheduling with SimplyBook.me

Everyone is exhausted by news of COVID-19, and the pandemic that is still causing significant problems all over the world. The next thing everybody wants to know is when there will be a vaccine. The consensus is that a safe and effective vaccination is the only way that any form of “normal” will return to […]

Amie Parnaby

November 6, 2020

Business tips and advice, Other Industries
Scheduling retail experiences for shoppers

How to Schedule Retail Experiences

In our last article, I talked about the reasons for scheduling retail services, both from a customer experience perspective and a customer safety one – you can’t ignore the circumstances of 2020. Today, and with the help of our video creator, I’m going to talk about how you can implement the system quickly, and with […]

Amie Parnaby

October 16, 2020