4 Great Project Management & Productivity Tools
Projects, project management (PM) and productivity have been key themes at MSPA over this last quarter. We are also delighted to be launching our new My Project service this month, to provide on-demand project assistance for our customers - when that's needed as an...
Project Assistance and Management - Just When You Need It
Is this for me?
Do you sell or market your products and/or services at events (e.g. fairs, shows and exhibitions)?
Do you find that when you carry the full-workload pre, during and post event or project, you feel totally burned out on completion?
Creative Agency Jones & Bone find themselves under the MSPA client spotlight
My Special PA is delighted to be working with London-based creative boutique - Jones & Bone. J&B specialise in branding, digital design and content creation and is founded and run by creative partnership Sarah Norford-Jones and Keith Nigel Bone.
The key theme that’s being going around my head in the last few months is - pick up the phone
As the platforms with which we can communicate via text and image only increase, forget F.O.M.O, we seem to be experiencing F.O.P.C (fear of phone calls)
Don't we always find a quick...
Creative Business: building your 'pit-crew'
Creative professionals and companies will always need a 'go-to pit crew'.
At MSPA, we’ve made it our business to build a network of trusted associates we can confidently recommend to our clients and prospective clients. I’m talking about brand designers, web developers, SEO consultants, printers, manufacturers, photographers, business coaches and other professional services.
I’ve recently made...
Never lose a great idea again… with Evernote
The Evernote app is the bees-knees of note-taking. Never again will you lose a post-it note or forget which scrap of paper you scrawled down that game-changing business idea you had.
Evernote is the one-stop-shop for all your notes, both business and personal. Just...
Brexit: sane insights and practical advice for small creative businesses
Early in the morning on 24th June 2016, I walked into my living room to find my partner staring at his laptop in total disbelief...he then almost inaudibly uttered 'Brexit won'. The shock immediately sent us both outside, with Eddie my...
Asking for help
Critical mass: an amount or level needed for a specific result or new action to occur
So I hit a critical mass this summer.
As a freelancer, you’re always juggling - but this was different. Too many plates spinning = total overwhelm.
In our last blog post, I shared my story...