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Anyone for coffee?

I met with some friends today who are thinking of setting up their own business and were looking for advice on where to start. Here are my top tips for those of you thinking about embarking on the most wonderful adventure as an entrepreneur; Coffee The most valuable thing for any start up is to reach out and connect with people who have started/running their own business or have expertise in the areas that you needed more information on. At the start you are forming your idea into a real business. Friends, friends and colleagues can be a great source of helping you develop those ideas and make them stronger […]

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What can business learn from the Olympics?

The Olympic Opening Ceremony kicked off in style last night with 10,000 of the best and brightest sporting talent in the world. Over the course of the next couple of weeks we will witness amazing feats of nature within a multitude of sporting disciplines. Whether you are excited to see Usain Bolt in the 100metre sprint, Michael Phelps going for gold in the pool or our own Katie Taylor in the boxing ring, it is set to be a wonder of physical strength, passion and ambition. While being inspired by the physical achievements of the Olympic athletes, I am really struck by how much we can learn from them in […]