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  • Are you feeling swamped by all the “rubbish” you have to do?

    We all start up or run smaller businesses for a myriad of reasons. We have bright ideas, spot opportunities to make a difference, believe we can do it better than others, want to make a bigger impact, don’t like…

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  • Have you set the rules of your game?

    After the excellent 6 nations rugby culminating with a nail-biting Super Saturday on 21 March, it reminded us of the importance of knowing the rules that we play by and having them upfront in all that we do.

    Have you…

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  • Mind the gap!

    As a customer, almost all of us have experienced “the gap” in a supplier’s service. In the worst cases, we look for some recompense or seek to change our supplier altogether. It consumes our time and energy – when…

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  • Is there a black hole in your business?

    It distorts everything around it, pulls everything towards it and beyond a certain point it is impossible to escape from it.

    They are a reality of the universe – and business life. They are not theoretical – they exist.

    Does this…

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  • Place your bets!

    Ladbroke’s odds for no overall majority in the general election were 1/5 on 25 March 2015. (A successful £1 bet would return £1.20).

    Meanwhile the odds on two general elections in 2015 have shortened to 7/2.

    So why would I, as…

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