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  • Getting to know you: Helena Farstad

    Getting to know you: Helena Farstad

    We talk to Helena Farstad about her inspirations in business and find out what she would have done differently given the chance.

     
  • Karren Brady & Nectar search for Britain’s best small business

    Karren Brady & Nectar search for Britain’s best small business

    Thousands of small businesses across the country have until the end of May to enter this year’s Nectar Business Small Business Awards.

     
  • Why customer reviews matter for your business

    Why customer reviews matter for your business

    Online reviews are an increasingly important factor in consumers’ decision-making – 92% of internet shoppers read reviews and 89% say that reviews directly influence their purchasing decisions.

     
  • UEFA says that Spurs boss Daniel Levy is one of the best football club Chief Execs in the UK. Can you better him?

    There’s no business like… football

    Football is usually associated with passionate fans, fierce rivalries and highly paid players; but behind the beautiful game is a complex operation that is unlike any other business. The Open University (OU) and The Football League Trust have teamed up to launch a free online short course, which explores these and provides an insight into the business behind the game.

     
  • How to Overcome the Fear of Selling

    How to Overcome the Fear of Selling

    Children learn to understand the meaning of the word ‘no’ at an early age. By the time a child (now adult) leaves education, and starts out a professional career, that word has become so powerful, it can so often hold them back.

     
  • The seven deadly meeting sins

    The seven deadly meeting sins

    Meetings may be an essential part of the business world, however there are those among us who have no idea how to behave in these situations.

     
  • Super Rope Cinch looks for £400,000 on Crowdcube

    Super Rope Cinch looks for £400,000 on Crowdcube

    Steven Daniels, from Somerset is seeking to raise £400,000 from a crowd funding platform to enable innovative product, the Super Rope Cinch, to be launched throughout Europe.