What are your building blocks?

As we embark on a new project with our second office I've been taken back to the world of building projects.  We can all learn from the surveyors, architects and builders who assist us in developments of any shape or scale.  The most important element lies in the planning stage as you begin to formulate … Continue reading What are your building blocks?

Why location is key for a business

Following a number of successful years of trading in Altrincham we've decided that it is the right time to look for a second site and new town for our coworking business.  I'm thrilled to let you know that altspace Warrington will launch this Spring, following an extensive build and fit out in the town centre. … Continue reading Why location is key for a business

How to be resilient

In this challenging period for small businesses and the self employed it can be helpful to reflect on some of our previous challenges.  As the impact of the Coronavirus has intensified over the last month I've noticed a steady scaling down of our business.  It strangely feels like our startup progress to this point has … Continue reading How to be resilient

What it takes to be a freelancer

This February I was involved in a really special project with SUBS Altrincham.  Our networking buddies invited me to host a panel chat to discuss the challenges and joys of freelancing with four of the SUBS partners.  I was joined on the morning by Sacha Reesha Moss a design / illustrator ( Reesha Studios ) … Continue reading What it takes to be a freelancer