Sunday, April 23, 2017

Business Know How

Why Lifestyle Brands Need to Embrace Sustainability

Positive Luxury awards the Butterfly Mark, a unique interactive trust mark, to luxury lifestyle brands in recognition of their commitment to having a positive impact on people and our planet, providing people with wordless...

New Entrepreneur Know How

Just starting out on your journey as an entrepreneur? It can be a daunting prospect.  First Enterprise share some words of encouragement and wisdom. You don’t need to be a multi-millionaire to get started  But...

How to Buy a Company

Growth through acquisition is a well-trodden path and one that can dramatically accelerate the execution of an entrepreneur’s strategy. Since launching ByBox in Silicon Valley in January 2000 we have acquired over ten companies....

Why FINTECH is good for Entrepreneurs & Investors

Cutty Sark, UK’s legendary sailing ship built in 1869 transported tea across the world. Lots of incremental innovations and design improvements made the clipper to one of the fastest sailing ships in its time. ...

Wine Allergies Reduced by Clever Screw Cap Invention

An innovative bottle closure with the potential to significantly reduce wine allergies is being developed in Australia’s most famous wine region. Barossa Valley brothers Joshua and Simon Schmidt started their South Australian company Vinnovate in...

The App-etising Future of Business

Britons are consumed with technology. So much so, we spend more time on our various “smart” devices than sleeping.Over three-quarters of British adults own a smartphone and we collectively check them over a billion...

The New Guardians of Business

Twentysomething entrepreneurs are changing the way business is built. While the baby-boomer generation are the leaders of today’s big businesses, the young guns are creating new, innovative startups that are changing the face of...

How to Effectively Manage Your Elders

Young entrepreneurs may give the impression that it’s all smooth sailing – but with youth comes certain challenges, not least the task of managing and delegating to those older than you. Young leaders often...

From Barrister to Goddess Unleasher: My Entrepreneur Journey

Someone once described me as an ex-barrister, Oxford philosophy graduate and free spirit and I think that just about sums it up. I wasn’t one of the lucky ones who really knew myself when...

Business Hook-Ups: The benefits of collaboration

Collaboration is a wonderful concept. There is no “one size fits all” model and your business can collaborate with almost any brand spanning virtually all sectors if it meets your objectives and is implemented...