How to make the most of a negative review

It is an increasing tendency: more and more people look online before making the decision to have a service performed in a small business they do not know about. It is perfectly normal; everybody wants to make sure they will get what they want. People need some insurance before trying a new place, so […]
By |October 22nd, 2014|Business Tips|0 Comments

Three ways your brain could be tricking you when it comes to time

Has today’s work flown by or is it dragging along? You may be surprised to find that everything from how tired you are to how hot the room is might affect how your brain has perceived the passage of time. We’ve looked previously at how you can manage your time when you’re working, but […]
By |October 17th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Why we’re excited about Hyper-Local Ads – and why you should be too!

Within the next few months a fabulous opportunity is coming to small businesses in the UK and we’re super excited about it! Facebook have just announced the launch of their new hyper-local ads, allowing small businesses such as yours to target their local audience at the lowest cost. It shows your advert to people within your […]
By |October 15th, 2014|Latest Trends, Small Businesses|0 Comments

Time-Saving Tips for the Timepreneurs!

At Appointedd, we have small businesses at the heart of everything we do. We’re passionate about empowering them to succeed, as easily and efficiently as possible. Whether you are a photographer, freelancer, salon, DJ, therapist, or cleaner – you are all in the business of selling your most valuable asset – time. You guys […]
By |October 10th, 2014|Small Businesses, Tips and Tricks|0 Comments

Make the (online) bookings come in!

If you are reading this, chances are you started using Appointedd (or another online booking software, that’s fine too!) or that you are considering doing so for your business. Well, that is great! Switching to online booking is a great way to improve your business and be more efficient.  Starting to use an online […]
By |October 8th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Business Tools to Disguise Freak Outs

Every small business and startup has those crazy days, or weeks, or possibly even months when you literally spend the entire time running around like a headless chicken. This could be for a number of reasons: deadlines – or worse – changing deadlines; a chock-a-block week booked full of appointments; events and travelling, or just […]
By |October 3rd, 2014|Business Tips, Small Businesses|0 Comments

Small Business Owners CAN Innovate

As someone who studies business and entrepreneurship at University and at the same time works with and amongst REAL small businesses, there is one thing that really bugs me. What really bugs me is the assumption that a “small business owner” is different to an “entrepreneur” because they are less innovative, have less of a […]
By |September 26th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

5 Tips for dog groomers, dog walkers and pet sitters

We love pet services businesses here at Appointedd. We work ourselves with some dog walkers and we can observe how passionate and attentive they are with their little protégés (well, they are not all that little). People want to find those kinds of people to take care of their pets. Leaving the care of […]
By |September 25th, 2014|Business Tips|0 Comments

How To Save Time And Still Procrastinate

Procrastination. We all do it. Whether it be scrolling through our Facebook news feed, watching our favourite programs or just literally getting lost in the endless click baits of the Internet. However, we don’t think this is necessarily a bad thing, and neither does Carson Tate, the founder and managing partner of Working Simply. […]
By |September 19th, 2014|Small Businesses|0 Comments

How to take bookings from Facebook

Our Facebook appointments booking feature frequently gets a lot of interest. The small businesses world is very wide. We are aware that some small companies do not wish to have a website or do not have the resources to have one. Working with Facebook has its advantages. It is easy, convenient and above […]
By |September 17th, 2014|Small Businesses|0 Comments