Don’t disrespect your loyal customers

Don’t disrespect your loyal customers

By Marc, I’m annoyed and I feel let down. I thought I had found a company that was authentic and that provided great value for money. Tempted as I am to name them, I won’t but, suffice to say, they sell quality children’s toys. I must have spent the best part of £500...
The Power of Giving

The Power of Giving

By Marc I have been fascinated by Channel 4’s Mutiny in which nine men set out to recreate one of the greatest feats ever: the 4000-mile trip of Captain Bligh in a tiny wooden boat after the mutiny on the Bounty. One scene, on Vanuatua, an island in the South Pacific,...
What’s your hidden story?

What’s your hidden story?

By Marc, Look at this picture. What do you see? Your answer is probably ‘a signed rugby ball’. But what you are looking at is a piece of history and an item which tells an incredible story, The ball is from a Division One game played in 2003 when the Exeter Chiefs...
Trust your team – you hired them!

Trust your team – you hired them!

By Marc, Something special happened the other day. One of our team had been given a very important project to work on but we, the directors, (the people she reports in to) had been even more busy than usual. We had to cancel a couple of progress meetings, we deferred...
Don’t pull any punches when it comes to your career

Don’t pull any punches when it comes to your career

By Marc, Unless you are a fight fan you won’t have a clue who the man on the left of this picture is. So let me enlighten you. His name is Paulie Malignaggi and less than an hour before this picture was taken, he was sprawled on the floor of a boxing ring unable to...
Good networking events are hard to find…

Good networking events are hard to find…

by Marc, I have been to 1001 networking events in my time and 99 per cent of them have been, let’s be generous, AVERAGE. But, I have finally found one that works, It’s only been going since 2012, its members are genuinely interested in each other, there aren’t any...