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Future Sales are Touch and Go

Is your business geared up for “tap to pay” technology? I’ve just read a report which has Barclaycard claiming that half of UK consumers use contactless payment at least once a month, and according to surveys most of us are … Continue reading

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Fast Forward

Instead of looking back on the year just ending, I thought we’d do something different and look forward – 100 years forward in fact – with the help of the Samsung “Smart Things Future Living Report”. The future is something … Continue reading

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Do Holidays Pack a Punch?

The main topic of conversation in social and work settings at this time of year centers around holidays. It seems everyone is preoccupied with where they are going, when, how much of a bargain they have bagged, their bikini-ready diets … Continue reading

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Looking for the Lightbulb Moment

Most start-up companies get going because someone has a great idea that they believe will translate into profitable success in the market. There are, however, plenty of people out there with the confidence, drive and determination to start a business, … Continue reading

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A Position of Power

Whether your office is a cubby-hole under the stairs at home, or a desk in a vast open-plan corporate space, you can use your work space to make your working life more positive and productive.

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Give yourself a Shout Out!

You’re not going to succeed as a sole trader or small business owner if you’re a shrinking violet! To pull in the customers you’ve got to be noticed – come out of your shell and get people talking about you. … Continue reading

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Working from home: Heaven or Hell?

There are now 4.2 million at home workers in the UK, and 1,8 million more would like to follow suit, according to latest available figures. It’s tempting to quit your current office job to find work you can do at … Continue reading

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The Entrepreneur’s Enemy

When you decide to start your own business you will no doubt carefully consider all the pros and cons. There’s one thing, though, that many tend to overlook when striking out into the exciting world of entrepreneurship: you can very … Continue reading

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Dentons’ Manifesto

Party politicians set out to win votes and popularity with carefully considered manifestos and an attractive persona; social media managers need to do much the same to pull in and retain “likes”, fans and followers for their business pages. We’d … Continue reading

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A Big Deal for Small Business

This Saturday, December 5th, is an important day for consumers and small businesses. Hopefully you haven’t done all your Christmas shopping yet, because you need to get involved in a great initiative that is proven to stimulate your local grass … Continue reading

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