Marcelino Castrillo, managing director of Business Banking at NatWest, looks at the obstacles faced by businesses in the first five years, and why bringing people in to help share the load is one of the key skills leaders must learn to survive.
When you think about your monthly outgoings, how many are a result of various subscriptions – magazines, gym memberships, phone bills, etc Real Business has spoken with two companies to find out just how they’ve leveraged the payment model to acquire customers.
Kirsty Taylor made the bold decision to launch her business in 2009, when the country was still in the middle of a recession. We caught up with her to find out how she got her business to grow in troubling times.
At the Packaging Innovations show in London’s Olympia, I headed along to hear the seven essential elements packaging departments must embrace to create value, from AVA Packaging’s Alison Vincent.