November 2011 Intermediary A-Musing

November 2011 Intermediary A-Musing

Mixing Business Markets An interested twist to understanding your customer was explained to us via a street market trader who, settled amongst the fruit and veg stalls, was laying out a display of woolly winter gloves, mittens and hats. He told of an extension to his product range during the past summer months; Fruit. Seasonal [...]
March 2010 Muse & Views: Spring – Scaffoldings Going Up

March 2010 Muse & Views: Spring – Scaffoldings Going Up

 March:   St. David’s Day .....  St Patricks Day.....   First Day of Spring ..... Mother`s Day.....  Six Nations Finals .....  Cheltenham Gold Cup  and British Summer Time.  Lambs gambol in meadows between the golden daffodils, cute critters wake up to the sound of the bluebird of happiness singing high on bud-laden boughs as Spring bursts out.... Oooh!  Can [...]
More than Ready: Prepared

More than Ready: Prepared

Look around the numbers and, if equipping yourself with statistics, get some probability for an emergency. Fuelled both by the Winter Olympics  and extended British Winter, much discussion continues here at Step-Up  HQ  about metaphoric mountains.  Having likened the climbers and their mountains and considered  skills for survival in a wilderness  it was interesting to [...]