I've just come back from a 10 day family holiday in Devon, so I'm feeling relaxed and fully refreshed. I didn’t just have a great time, though – it was also the most productive 10 days of my year so far. This was because I had time to think about my business.
Every time I go away I see my business differently. I see the opportunities and challenges more clearly, and can take in the bigger picture. I dread to think where I'd be if it wasn't for my time away to think.
Clear thinking can help you focus on the important, often longer term, things you need to get done in your business, rather than getting bogged down in the day-to-day firefighting that so many business owners spend all the time doing.
So that's my message today – make sure you take time out to think about your business. Just one hour's high quality thinking could make a dramatic difference.
My name is Victoria Hunter and I'm a true Hertford person - I went to school in Hertford and grew up here. I understand the importance of bringing trusted businesses and the community together, and believe...