The five leadership qualities you need to possess

Everyone will likely come across a bad boss at some point in their career: a manager that can talk the talk, but simply can’t walk the walk. In fact, according to our recent research, the majority (82.2%) of UK professionals have had to deal with a poor leader in their working life and this can have serious negative implications for a business in More...

by Lee Biggins | Published 3 days ago
By editor On Monday, February 12th, 2018
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Richard Scholes: Why Older Businesses Must No Longer Resist Technology

The way that small businesses operate today is very different to how they operated as little as ten or twenty years ago. Arguably, technology has advanced more rapidly over the last two decades than it has in any More...

By Martina Mercer On Sunday, February 11th, 2018
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Which Game of Thrones Entrepreneur Are You?

If you love Game of Thrones, you’ll love this quiz. Find out which traits you have of the main characters in business. For more Game of Thrones related fun, be sure to check out Game of Canada too. You Need More...

By Daniel Murray On Thursday, February 8th, 2018
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Why I quit my dream job for my daughter

I can break my career, and life for that matter, so far into three distinct parts: Growing, Crashing, Rebirthing. From birth through to my early twenties, it was all learning, growing, experimenting and finding More...

By Chris Sheppardson On Monday, January 22nd, 2018
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The ‘Man Boy’ who never grew up?

By Chris Sheppardson, entrepreneur and founder at EP Innovates (www.epinnovates.com)   On 16 May 2017, an article on CNN* published the following commentary within an article referencing President Trump: “Like More...

By Lee Biggins On Monday, November 27th, 2017
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6 steps for managing difficult staff

There may be times in your career when you have to deal with difficult employees. This could be because they aren’t getting on with their job, they’re causing trouble for the business or they’re affecting More...

By editor On Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017
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Jon Michail : What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Sport Stars

As a business person, what will you be doing two decades from now? Will you be a star entrepreneur in your industry? Will your business have become a top contender? Strange as it may seem, if you start thinking More...

By Gerard Doyle On Friday, November 17th, 2017
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The dirty dozen: 12 books every entrepreneur should read

As with most things in life, the more experience you gain, the better you become. But what if you can’t – or don’t want – to put in the required time? Luckily we humans are a bright bunch, More...

By Daniel Murray On Thursday, November 16th, 2017
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The Future of Business: 3 reasons empathy will be everything

Leonardo da Vinci famously said: “Tears come from the heart, not from the brain.” When, at 19 weeks, I looked at images of my little baby daughter on an ultrasound screen, a tear came to my eye. Her heart, beating More...

By Andy Gent On Tuesday, November 14th, 2017
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Brief encounters – a personal approach to networking

I am not the shrinking violet type – perhaps because of my upbringing in the North of England.  I engage in conversation wherever I go and – whilst sometimes not appreciated by everyone – it has certainly More...

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