Monthly Archives: October 2014

Getting Out of the Doldrums – 7 Tips for the Self-Employed

7 Graces co-director Nancy Goodyear explores what it’s like when you’ve lost motivation and passion for your work, and gives tips for pulling yourself out. To be ‘in the doldrums’ is an old maritime expression. The doldrums is a belt … Continue reading

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Your Website: To Be or Not to Be – That Is the Question!

Sue Ellam shares some crucial guidelines for business owners that can save you money and frustration when working with a web designer for your website. When we start our businesses, we’re full of great ideas and enthusiasm. But while ideas … Continue reading

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The Great DropBox Hacker Scandal: Keep Calm and Carry On!

Lynn Serafinn tells how to keep your DropBox account secure, and suggests ethical, responsible ways to respond to hackers and other blips in cyberspace. Yesterday, there was a big buzz on social media suggesting that DropBox, the preferred cloud storage … Continue reading

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How ‘Inviting’ Are Your Terms and Conditions?

7 Graces community member and lawyer Lubna Gem Arielle tells how defining your company’s terms and conditions can become a value-based asset to your business. Here’s a quick test. I’d like you to take a deep breath and answer one … Continue reading

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