All posts by: Sarah Bernie

A healthy relationship

in Articles by Charlotte

Business is black and white, usually, apart from the complex world of relationships within the organisation. I don’t mean the personal, “do you like or not like someone” but the more in-depth aspect of trusting your colleagues. Can and will they complete the work by the deadline? Are they capable of managing that client situation […]

A new perspective!

in Articles by Charlotte

6 years ago I left permanent employment to spend more time with my growing family. Over the following few months, several ex-colleagues contacted me to work with them on a consulting basis. Within 6 months I had an ABN and a fully operational business. Aide de MD continues to work on a referral only basis […]

What is right?

in Articles by Charlotte

What is right for my business or my team? Perhaps you were just about to ring a client, email a supplier or finish a report but, would it hurt to stop and listen to your staff instead? Staff turnover and succession planning so often get ignored in the bigger picture.

Your own way….

in Articles by Charlotte

Take your time and find your own way. It is very easy to search Google, bing, ask or yahoo to find answers to questions on the internet, but, do you really need to? There are a myriad of business tools, advice and strategies available, fantastic for those “challenging, slow days” but don’t forget about your […]


in Articles by Charlotte

During this month, many of my meetings have involved some kind of discussion regarding perspective. Is perspective a skill to be learnt or a natural ability? Can one person’s perspective be another person’s opinion? We all have days when clarity is easy, the aim is to take that clarity to work and utilise it within […]

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