Receiving the Business Person of the Year Award was a moment I will remember and cherish forever. The honour, given to me by the Barnsley and Rotherham Chamber, recognised my contributions to the business community and my commitment to excellence in my field. It serves as a reminder that hard work, dedication, and a commitment to continuous improvement can lead to remarkable achievements.
In the ever-evolving landscape of the modern workplace, the importance of company culture cannot be overstated. It's not all about ping-pong tables and bacon sandwiches; it's about creating an environment where employees thrive, collaborate and help you to drive the company towards its goals. In this blog, I look at the significance of cultivating the right culture in your workplace and provide insights on how to do it effectively.
instead of spending 2 days writing another business plan that will sit on the shelf collecting dust or going on another workshop that you won’t implement into your business. I would recommend that you spend half a day really assessing your business and taking the actions you need to improve and grow it!
As with many industries, there are many people in my profession who claim to be able to offer everything. Whatever it is that you may be looking for, they can help?!? Need a coach, you got it, need a trainer they are there, need a consultant – of course they can do that too, it’s all the same thing right……No, no it isn’t!
I set up my first business 13 years ago and although there have been many challenges along the way I am very proud of Crystal Clean Service and the team. The day to day running of the business is in the very capable hands of the management team these days and I use this experience to help other businesses achieve their own success.
Although the government has provided continued support into 2021 for many businesses, the changes to employment support will still mean business owners face further challenges ahead. However, it is important to know that you’re not alone.