In Business: Notes To Connect The Dots – March 2014

In Business: Notes To Connect The Dots – March 2014

What's Growth Got To Do With It? Fact: Businesses are the closest to consumers When there are concerns  about consumers (pretty much a full time occupation for the business owner) those concerns translate to any concerns about the long term outlook – there is a connection between business’ consumers (customers) and forecasts of upward trajectory - [...]
Business Finance Junction – March 2014

Business Finance Junction – March 2014

The banking industry has seen a rise in consumer confidence for two years in a row, according to a new survey of 32,000 banking customers in 43 countries. The study around the world showed confidence increasing most in India, followed by Saudi Arabia, with confidence falling the most in Ireland and Spain.The survey showed 60% [...]
Balance Shifts To Business Finance

Balance Shifts To Business Finance

An ex-FBI Agent recently told me that information is taken from businesses by unhappy employees  - Can’t argue with that! Nor can I argue with the UK’s SME Finance Monitor Report citing businesses’ biggest obstacle for the coming 12 months is facing the current economic climate.... and, (something I’d positively encourage) is that a majority [...]