We all like to think that we know our businesses inside out, but if you don’t have a solid client agreement, how well do you really know your business? You may know that you have a service or product-based business, and that you’re seeing clients, or that you’re generating sales. You may have processes that … Read more How well do you really know your business?
Coaching Agreement – There is always something to be learned from an ordinary or poor coaching experience but by far the biggest lesson is to avoid a Coach that does not have a fair and well thought out Coaching Contract. Are you satisfied with your coaching experience? Engaging a coach requires you have a rapport … Read more The most important question to ask your business coach – Do you have a Coaching Agreement?
Refund Policy – Because of the current crisis in health and the economy, people are very concerned about spending money. They are looking carefully at refund policies for online sales of products and services. Are you selling online – products which require delivery, courses, memberships, programs, coaching or consulting service? Then you need a Refund … Read more Now more than ever Refund Policies are important to your business
Having been in the legal space for going on 20 years, it’s safe to say that I have had a vast number of conversations with business owners seeking legal support! Some were with established business owners. Some were with men in business. But by far largest business owner group I have supported are new female … Read more Common Pain Points New Female Entrepreneurs Face During Their Start-up Phase
Corona Virus Effects On Business Corona Virus has affected all businesses, micro, small, national and global. As a result, small business and solopreneurs are having to manage refunds and cancellations of services and orders, which is having a severe negative impact on business. Restrictions in travel and public gatherings have resulted in: People cancelling attending … Read more 5 Strategies To Manage Refunds and Cancellations During The Corona Virus Crisis
Protecting intellectual property You’ve worked hard creating your business, right? It’s taken a lot of thinking and overthinking and discussion with besties and mentors to refine your business idea and to come up with that perfect business name. Right? Have you considered that your business name and logo are business assets and you need to … Read more Protecting Your Intellectual Property In Your Business T&Cs
Do you feel you are committed to a quote or a proposal you provided for a client? It’s important to understand that a quote is just an offer, and you can still refuse the client if it doesn’t feel like a good fit. You put time and effort into providing your scope of service and … Read more A Quote Is An Offer, Not a Contract
I recently had a discovery call with a woman who wanted to start a business selling eco-friendly products. She would sell everything from reusable cups, straws, bags, healthy snacks, teas, biodegradable nappies, and more. After she came up with her idea, this lovely lady smartly decided to start her business journey by investigating any legal … Read more How Your Business Model Impacts Your Legals
Do you really know the Muffin Man? Ha ha! What I mean is, do you know who you’re actually doing business with? Sometimes, the name of the person you’re directly working with is not the name that should be shown on the client agreement or invoice. In order to make sure you have recourse to … Read more Do You Know Who You Are Doing Business With?
It is all too common that setting up legals are a lower priority for new business owners. So why should legals be a priority in start up phase? And why are they so often avoided? This question was raised by members of a business mastermind in which I participate as a legal coach and mentor. … Read more Why start-ups avoid setting up legals