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My working day is 4 hours long

Posted by Ant on the 24th April 2014 at 5:02pm. (0 comments)

Well, that's not strictly true. But I've been making significant changes to how I run my business. It is often said that to get a new business off the ground requires a lot of long days and weeks, something which can...

A Year of PrimeBox: Free Software

Posted by Ant on the 6th January 2014 at 12:50pm. (0 comments)

When I started PrimeBox, I was aware I would need to invest in software. But the cost was daunting. I have 3 desktops, and two laptops. Normally I'm only using one of the desktops. Buying software for one machine is fine,...

A Year of PrimeBox: Paper rules

Posted by Ant on the 28th December 2013 at 6:18pm. (0 comments)

Many businesses large and small are looking at the idea of going “paperless”. PrimeBox will never go paperless. The reason for this is simple. Paper rules. Whenever you're at a computer, you're likely multi-tasking. You will have different websites open, maybe have...

A Year of PrimeBox: Getting work

Posted by Ant on the 18th December 2013 at 11:09am. (0 comments)

Getting work in is perhaps one of the hardest parts of starting a new business. A new business seems to frequently be confused with someone new to the business/industry. It's apparently quite hard to get a potential client to understand...

A Year of PrimeBox: I still have a boss.

Posted by Ant on the 26th November 2013 at 10:28am. (0 comments)

This is the first in what may just be a couple of posts, or a dozen, or more! It's been a year since I started working for myself as PrimeBox, offering web services. And now I'm looking back over the...