small business


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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NW VA of the Year 2016 - With award

Why you should enter business awards

Hot on the heels of the North West VA Conference and coming runner up for the North West VA of the Year, we got chatting with our industry peers about why, as small business owners, we should be entering business awards. Myself and Jane’s marketing and advertising backgrounds means that entering awards was almost a […]


Queen Bee PA is one year old!

January not only marks the start of the year and fresh beginnings, but also Queen Bee PA’s one-year anniversary! It’s a mind-blowing milestone of which we’re extremely proud.  Seems like only two minutes ago we’re were organising the launch party! Since then, we have learned SO much; about business, about our sector, about ourselves. The […]

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Business Countdown to Christmas

Forget the 12 days of Christmas, as a small business owner the countdown to Christmas needs to start much earlier. Being organised, prepared and informed will ensure a smooth run up and give you the headspace to maximise the many sales opportunities that the season brings. Over the next few weeks, we’ll be bringing you […]