Tag - automation

How your business can benefit from using online form builders

How your business can benefit from using online form builders

From surveys and quizzes to questionnaires and registrations, form builders are a common and useful way of gathering data for your business. Here is all you need to know about them and which form builders we recommend! What are form builders? Form builders are flexible tools capable of creating many types of fillable forms. They are often really easy to create...

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What is Airtable?

What is Airtable?

What is Airtable? We all know how important the ability to organise information and data in your business is. Airtable enables you to organise your data and save time which is why we are big fans and use it extensively with our automation clients. Let's look into it in more detail. Is it a spreadsheet or is it a database? Well Airtable is...

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What is Zapier? And how to use it

What is Zapier? And how to use it

What is Zapier? And how to use it We use Zapier for our automation clients.  There are tons of automation and productivity apps out there , but Zapier is one of our favourites, and we think you'll love it to. If you don't know much about Zapier yet, you need it.  It's the ultimate piece of automation that your small business...

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5 reasons Virtual Assistants should use automation

5 reasons Virtual Assistants should learn automation

We believe there are 5 reasons Virtual Assistants should learn automation and we want to share how Yvonne, one half of Automation Made Simple (AMS) started her remote working career as a Virtual Assistant back in 2017.  While she already had knowledge of automation on an industrial level, she’d never considered it for small business owners.  Well, that was...

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5 valuable benefits of using Zapier to automate your business workflows

5 valuable benefits of using Zapier to automate your business workflows

One of the best things about Zapier the automation platform is that you can literally automate any business process. There are so many benefits of using automation but we believe there are 5 valuable benefits to using Zapier to automate business processes. But, before we cover these 5 benefits, we want to ask you these questions ...   How many hours do...

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How to get started with automation with 3 easy steps

How to get started with automation with 3 easy steps

Okay so you love the idea of saving time and increasing earning potential with automation BUT you’ve no idea where to start. Is it even worth bothering to automate? After all  you could carry on doing it yourself or just outsource the work. What if it all goes wrong? We are small business owners - just like you - and we had...

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5 reasons why every business owner needs an automation strategy

5 Reasons every business owner needs an automation strategy

If you’re ready to be the CEO of your business and stop doing the boring tasks, you know that stuff that doesn’t light you up, you should embrace automation. You’re probably thinking ‘Oh great, something else I need to learn.  No thanks I don’t have time and I’m spinning enough plates already” Bear with me. If you’re already so stressed that you...

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Cookie Doodle Doo

Case Study – Cookie Doodle Doo

The Client - Cookie Doodle Doo. This is a case study of Cookie Doodle Doo who make personalised cookies. Challenges What were they? This case study highlights the fact automation can be used on the smallest repetitive tasks.  Regardless of whether you automate a whole process or a single task you can and will see substantial cost and time savings. Manual Process Hand-writing labels for delivery...

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Rewild Community Fund

Case Study – Rewild

The Client Natural Choice Group Limited This is a case study of Rewild A National Lottery Funded project for the community of North Lincolnshire who experience anxiety, stress depression or other mental health distress. Challenges What were they? Rewild run free workshops that the local community can attend.  The current booking system was operated through Eventbrite.  The booking itself was easy enough but if...

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