Archive for Business

20 Sep 2013

Chamber of Commerce Opening Address

No Comments Business, Events
You may recall last month I blogged about attending this years Stonehenge Chamber of Commerce B2B event, well i'm pleased to say I survived and it was a really good local event for all different businesses. My opening presentation went smoothly and it was rewarding meeting up with some familiar faces and new ones. It really opened my eyes as to how many local businesses there are and some of the incredible marketing initiatives they are operating. It just goes to show you don't need to have a massive Read more [...]
04 Aug 2013

Stonehenge Chamber of Trade B2B Event

No Comments Business
So recently the Stonehenge Chamber of Trade invited me to provide their opening address at their annual B2B networking event on the 19th September 2013. Although admittedly I was apprehensive at first, being that public speaking is not something I do most weeks, I actually found myself quite welcomed to the idea of addressing local businesses and to perhaps provide some sort of inspiration.I've toyed with the ideas of doing something completely off the wall but after many hours of trying to think Read more [...]
25 Oct 2012

Top 10 tips for start ups

1 Comment Business, Marketing
Starting up a business is not an easy task. It can be time consuming, demanding, exhausting and if not managed or well planned can be hugely de-moralising. 50% of all new start ups fail within the first year and that's a statistic that is growing. Starting a business in a recession to most would seem like a crazy idea but at the same time economic conditions also present highly prized opportunities that if calculated correctly can reap huge benefits in niche sectors and/or even find access into Read more [...]