Category: Business

work life balance

Business Startups: Can Strategy Restore Work Life Balance?

People start their own businesses for a variety of reasons, but what many of them find once they have taken this route, is that their work...

debt recovery outsourcing

Accountants: Can Debt Recovery Companies Add Value to You?

Accountants provide vital credit management advice and support to SMEs to help them get paid on time. Sound credit control combines a...

business value customer dependency

Can Customer Dependency Affect Your Business Value?

People start their own businesses to be in the driving seat, to take control. They are their own boss. However, this may be deceptive,...

competitor analysis

Competitor Analysis: Do You Really Know Your Competition?

Business is not just about your customers, or you. It is also about the people who you are competing against. Competitor analysis should be...

manufacturers

Manufacturers: Can You Turn Your Product into a Service?

Is making something to sell enough to keep manufacturers in business? In an increasingly competitive and innovative global manufacturing...

manufacturing cash flow issues

Manufacturers: Are You Suffering a Cash Flow Hit?

Any manufacturing company needs a strong cash flow to help operate smoothly, but many find this aspect of running a business difficult....

concierge service offering quality of having time

Concierge Service: Is Time More Valuable Than Money?

There’s never enough time. We all lead busy lives and, to an extent, technology has made us more time-poor, rather than less.  Look at...

manufacturers innovations

Manufacturers: Are You Failing to Monetise Your Innovations?

UK manufacturing is often most successful when it is both agile and innovative. Consequently, many manufacturers put a lot of time and...

break even

Startups: Can You Achieve Break Even and Beyond?

Understanding the total costs involved in launching a business and bringing a service or product to market can be a stumbling block for...

procurement collaboration

Procurement: Is it the Enemy of Innovation?

Is procurement about putting dogma before dynamism? There are perceptions that procurement is process and compliance driven and that it is...