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Queen Bee and Chocolate Collective make the sweetest team

Is there anything sweeter than finding a brilliant client fit? As soon as we met chocolatier Louise Attenborough at a networking event, we knew what a great team we could be. Our original brief was to help Louise set up Facebook, subsequently writing and scheduling posts to support her delicious Belgian Chocolate Workshops and chocolate-themed […]

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The art of delegation – time to take a new approach!

If you’re determined to find more time in 2018 then Queen Bee could be the solution you’re looking for. It can be tough to find that elusive work-life balance but by mastering the art of delegation you can make 2018 your most productive year yet. Marketing tasks are often tasks that require constant attention, are […]


Queen Bee Winners at The Talk of Manchester Awards

We were delighted to scoop Best SME Support Business at last week’s The Talk of Manchester Awards. Held at the Piccadilly Mercure Hotel, businesses from all industries across Greater Manchester gathered to network and celebrate the very best of Manchester businesses.  It was a pinch-yourself moment to be amongst them, but a real honour to […]

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How to write a to do list that actually works!

  We’ve blogged before about the importance of the to-do list in achieving better levels of organisation, but inspired by a recent meeting we had with a new client, we thought we’d look at how you actually create one.  Often regarded as a feat in itself, we’ve noted our tips to help make your list […]


Queen Bee shortlisted for Best Support Business at Talk of Manchester Awards 2017

Queen Bee are delighted to have been shortlisted for Best Support Business of The Talk of Manchester Business Awards 2017 (#theTOMs) which are taking place on Thursday 30th November 2017. The TOMs have quickly gained momentum over the last few years to become one of the region’s most recognised business awards. Embracing organisations from a wide range of sectors, the awards celebrate the talent […]


The Apps that will rescue September

Ah September, full of organisational hopes and dreams. It is in fact one of my favourite months.  The joys of ‘new pencil case’ mentality still very much part and parcel of this time of year. But 2 weeks into the new term, do you find yourself struggling to get into the swing of a routine? […]


10 quick hit tips for business owners to survive the holiday guilt

I’m sure like any business owner, I find the holidays a real clash of the mind. On the one hand I love switching off, taking (and needing) a well-earned break, spending quality time with my boys. On the other hand, I find myself feeling guilty that I am neglecting the business and trying with all […]


Winners! North West VA of the Year 2017

“You’re live on speakerphone, please do not swear” These were Jo’s (Executive VPA) words to us as I answered my phone from a rather glitzy sunbed in the south of France. Enjoying a much-needed girl’s weekend away (yes, we may be business partners, but Helen and I are still best mates!), we were sadly unable […]


Queen Bee and Love Bridal tie the knot

We caught their attention through a chance encounter on Instagram, but in truth, Queen Bee had had their eye on Love Bridal Boutique for a while. The award-winning bridalwear shop on Oxford Road in Altrincham is every bride’s dream, bringing together luxurious gowns, cutting edge style and bags of warmth and passion from the owner, […]

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The No. 1 Secret of Organised People

We’re often complimented on our organisational skills; who knew “I wish I was as organised as you” would be a phrase that would make us feel so proud!? We have been this way since we can remember, introducing systems to the way our toys were stored, putting tapes (revealing our age!) in alphabetical order and […]