Target: The Pulse Of Small Business

Target: The Pulse Of Small Business

What’s at the heart of a small business?  What is the one thing that the small business person will put at the forefront of their mindset, to ensure they never forget that the natural pattern of business is ever evolving?  What separates those who are `in' business and those who are `running' a business (usually [...]
November 2010 Intermediary A – Musing

November 2010 Intermediary A – Musing

Sounds Like Team Spirit Marmite Moment, The Apprentice was, on a recent episode,  almost diluted to a thinly disguised former self when one team spectacularly fell apart; not for the first time, or last, at the usual seams but with a definitive splintering like shattering glass on a very hard surface.  No serious harm done [...]
August 2010 Noteworthy News

August 2010 Noteworthy News

At a time of annual fetes, festivals, fairs and holidays in general we thought we’d give the news site a break this month, although it won’t be in recess for as long as either the House of Commons or the House of Lords. Meanwhile some online reading picks to take you through the month: Media/Marketing at [...]
Suits You: Structuring a Business

Suits You: Structuring a Business

Outside the Box  is both a Marmite phrase and a Series  we run about businesses, and people, as a direct response to people we’ve encountered.  Often not knowingly, they’ve illustrated an attitude of creative thinking that enables their business an unconventional distinction or infectious energy; lateral thinkers we like a lot. With Value as a [...]