Entries by Susan

Who put the Quality in Quality Street?

I find it strange how, so often, two seemingly unconnected incidents cause interest at the same time, only to find that in fact they have a connection. It’s happened to me again recently. Quality Street, as a product name, has always intrigued me and I was doing a bit of research on the subject when […]

Beyoncé Bounces Back

There seem to be two big media stories today – the arrival of the Royal baby and Beyoncé’s hair! Having watched the video (Click here if you haven’t seen it) of Beyoncé in the crowds and seeing her hair being dragged into the large rotary fan on stage, it’s amazing to see the determination and […]


Reverse Parking – Practice Makes Perfect

My car is fitted with a parking assist button that I can use to parallel park my car. It will detect the right size space. Apparently, all I have to do is press the Park Assist button and when it finds a suitable space, take my hands off the steering wheel and the car does […]

Taking A Hammer To Crack A Nut

The other day I was visiting a client and was asked to look at their risk assessment folder. It was comprehensive, well maintained with good follow-up actions recorded. I was asked to look at it because they were finding the process bureaucratic, confusing and wanted to know if there was a simpler way of doing […]

SSFB to Exhibit at Great Western Franchise Show 2013

Stepping Stones for Business will be exhibiting at The Great Western Franchisee Show on 28th June 2013 at the Swindon Marriott Hotel. The event is FREE to enter and open from 10.00am – 4.00pm. All pre-registered visitors are invited to attend the show’s opening launch at 10,00am with complimentary refreshments and join a “meet the […]


Paragon Training becomes sole distributor for It’s Just an Office Darling! Health and Safety training DVD

We are very pleased to announce that Paragon Training are to become sole distributors for It’s Just an Office Darling! Health and safety training DVD. After several years of searching, unsuccessfully, for a film that would provide the facts about safety in the office with a modern, relevant and engaging approach, Rebecca wrote and directed […]


In the Pink

Last October we met Jessica May when we took a stand at an exhibition in Bristol. Jessica is the Managing Director for Pillow May Chartered Accountants and Chartered Tax Advisers. Six months later, and out of the blue Jessica got in touch and we are very happy to now welcome Pillow May as a client.


Finding Common Ground

We are delighted to welcome Common Ground Estate and Property Management as a client. Common Ground can provide a complete property management services for leaseholders, freeholders and developers for apartments blocks and estates. At Stepping Stones for Business, we are able to offer Common Ground and their clients a tailored service for the their safety and […]

It’s the Junior Olympics in Australia for Harry James!

Many readers will know that we have been sponsoring local swimmer, Harry James, for the past few years. Harry has been achieving some fantastic results this year and has been selected to represent the UK at the Junior Olympics in Australia in January. All the early starts and training are now paying off. Harry flies […]