5 things will happen when you take a proactive view on business spending

Do you want to run your business on the front foot, taking the game to the…


John Lewis’ Old Man on the Moon misses the point of Christmas

I’m all for using emotion to make the sale - anyone who’s ever been coached by…


A sensible, pragmatic view on climate change

My thoughts go out to all those people in Cumbria, where 5000 homes and…


Events

EVENT Franchise Show, Birmingham NEC, 19 and 20th February. This month, if you…


There’s nothing super about supermarkets. They’re evil, wasteful b@st@rds.

You know how I like to decry bad, amoral business practice? Well, I nearly…


Small business leaders: How would you fare on the managerial merry go round?

Managers are judged on their results or they get sacked. How’s your small…


Events

For all you small business leaders who want to get out of the office and feel a…


Five essential time-management tips to ease the pressure of being self-employed

You don't need a coach to tell you that time management is make or break factor…


Sketchy ethics are a non-starter for SMEs. Here’s why…

I’m all for small businesses taking risks to grow, but you should never take…


Clarity by Jamie Smart

This excellent book is all about emptying your mind of noise, in order to…