Monthly Archives: November 2011

How to increase productivity from training by over 60%

How many times do you hear that someone has been on a training course, returned and said “that was interesting” and then shown no sign of adopting any of the learning?  I believe that we haven’t learnt until we have … Continue reading

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How to market more imaginatively

This week, we have a guest blog from one of the members of  The Leadership Forum, Howard Robinson of Quay-West Communications Ltd  on the subject of effective and imaginative marketing. I read recently that, in the current economic climate, simply … Continue reading

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So what is Crowdfunding?

I had just got to grips with Crowdsourcing – an internet way of finding freelance people for specific tasks when I now hear all about Crowdfunding.  So, what is it, when do you use it and how does it work, … Continue reading

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Tips on managing cash flow

I attended an FSB event this week and we had a group discussion on managing cash flow.  I heard some new tips and it reminded me of some I already know.  Here they are.  Why is this important?  You can … Continue reading

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