According to business consulting firm Boston Consulting Group (BCG), while business growth remains essential, it’s more challenging given the uncertain global environment and ongoing disruption. So what does this mean for global business growth?
Paul Neeson, associate at investors Scottish Equity Partners, looks at the issue of business growth and explains what is required for scale-up success.
World First recently held the Think Global event in London to help SMEs looking to make their mark overseas and achieve exporting success.
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On 11 October 2016, World First held its first inaugural Think Global event – aimed at burgeoning exporters and SMEs looking to grow business overseas.
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A report by the Centre for Economics and Business Research and World First examined the case for why SMEs should be exporting, exploring both the untapped opportunities and barriers.