Company culture can make or break any growing business. We spoke to the judges of this year’s SME Culture Leaders initiative (held in partnership with specialist HR software company Breathe) to work out what the winning formula is for making the list. Here’s the scoop.
Most CEO’s live in fear of a recall – the negative connotations for the brand, potential damage to customer relations and logistical, operational and financial impact will generate sleepless nights. But products can go wrong and mistakes do happen, even to some of our best known and most loved brands.
Employing sales people is very easy, but employing good ones is one of the hardest of tasks. Here are four tips for any successful entrepreneur looking for great salespeople.
There are some principles worth highlighting to any owner-managers considering a sale.
Want to recruit more staff for your business? Here are ten ways you could achieve this goal by using PR.
Contracts are an inevitable part of business life, but whether you have a bevy of City lawyers at your disposal, or are crossing your fingers and hoping for the best as you sign on the dotted line, the secrets to successful deal-making are here.
There are hundreds of books, guides and courses which should help the financially savvy and the tyro business alike.
For all companies there comes a time when the brand will be tested. Each test represents a fork in the road that can drastically shape a company’s future, and in some extreme cases, end it.
Email is a great way to start a conversation with your customers or prospects, but it’s easy to get wrong and much harder to get right. Here are seven top tips to help small and medium sized businesses maximise new marketing media.
Over the last couple of years, infographics have grown from a niche SEO technique into the backbone of successful marketing campaigns.
Tax incentives for genuinely customer-focused businesses will help create more great British brands.
A business plan can make or break a company. Here’s how you can get the most from your business plan.