Six Steps to Launching an Award Winning Startup

Startups & funding

Asi Sharabi is Co-founder and CEO of the award winning digital startup, Lost My Name; the company responsible for producing the bestselling personalised children's book, 'The little Boy/Girl who lost his/her name'. In 2014, the startup raised a record breaking £100k of funding for only 4% investment on Dragon's Den... Read more

Cutting through the competition with a razor sharp brand vision

Strategy

Paul Brown is the founder of Bol Foods and ex Food Director of Innocent Drinks. Paul left Innocent to set up Bol Foods in 2015, since which time the brand has successfully established itself on the shelves of all major supermarkets and are on track to have sold over 10... Read more

“This is about having a business strategy for a digital age”

Marketing

Stephanie Hyde is the Head of Regions and Executive Board Member at PwC. She joined the firm in 1995 and became partner in 2006, before going on to join PwC’s Executive Board in 2011. Prior to this she led PwC’s mid-cap segment in the South East and its Assurance practice... Read more

6 lessons all businesses should learn from the gaming world

Strategy

One of Scotland's leading tech entrepreneurs, Chris is founder, owner and chairman of one of the UK’s most successful videogame developers, 4J Studios: responsible for the multi-million selling and multi-award winning Minecraft Console editions. Minecraft is a global phenomenon and is currently on track to become the most successful videogame... Read more

Empathy and resilience: the cornerstones of great leadership in modern business

General

Kitty McCormick, Director, Lending & Capital Management at Coutts, was the winner of the 2016 Women in the City Future Leaders Award. Despite her youth, Kitty is already well recognised for her exceptional leadership qualities and holds various management and leadership roles within the Coutts organisation. We met with Kitty... Read more

The importance of rapid innovation, embracing mistakes and prioritising the product

Strategy

Oliver Du Toit is one of the founders of Fourex and winner of the New Entrepreneur of the Year Award in the Lloyds Bank National Business Awards. With kiosks all over London which accept unsorted coins and notes from over 150 currencies and convert them into their value in Pounds,... Read more

The most common mistakes made by brands and the one question you should ask yourself before every major decision

Strategy

Andy Lewis is one of a rare breed of sales and marketing specialist whose experience falls evenly across both disciplines. As the Export Sales Director for Maclaren’s Buggies, Andy took sales in the US from £100,000 to £6 million, before joining Royal Doulton as their European Marketing Director, where he... Read more

The powerful trait that our grandparents and today’s most successful leaders have in common

General

John Baldoni is an internationally recognised leadership consultant, coach, speaker and author of more than a dozen books on leadership. In 2017 Trust Across America added John to its list of thought leaders for the fourth consecutive year and Global Gurus ranked him No. 22 on its list of global... Read more

12 lessons for securing investment through Crowdfunding

Startups & funding

Joel Burgess is the founder of Nutrifix, an exciting start-up that has recently successfully raised £150k through Crowdcuve the world’s leading crowdfunding website. With so many apps on the market, it’s become more difficult than ever to differentiate your product and secure the necessary funding. We met with Joel to understand how he... Read more

Building an eCommerce strategy & the value of email versus social

Marketing

Richard Moore is the Head of eCommerce for USN UK, responsible for their growth and development online. Prior to joining USN, Richard performed the same role for Claire’s Accessories and Cloggs, providing him with tremendous insight into what makes a functional and profitable eCommerce website. We met with Richard to... Read more

7 Steps To The Perfect Affiliate Marketing Strategy

Marketing

Andrew Slack and Kirstie Gascoyne are the directors of MoreNiche, a leading affiliate marketing agency. Andrew started making money from the web in his teens, selling his first website at 16 for $13,000. Since then, he has gone on to bootstrap a number of multi-million pound businesses and MoreNiche is... Read more

Common mistakes businesses make when entering a new country

Strategy

Bruce Alan Johnson is regarded as one of the world’s leading authorities in global business strategy. Alongside his time served in Washington, DC, and in diplomatic roles in Geneva and Nairobi, Bruce has served as Director for the Washington International Trade Association, Senior Fellow at the Hudson Institute and Vice... Read more

How to create a culture of innovation

General

Having guided over 20,000 business leaders in 48 countries, Roger Harrop, aka The CEO Expert, is ranked in the top ten management and strategy speakers worldwide. Roger has led multiple international businesses, including a PLC which was listed by Forbes as 1 of their top 100 overseas companies and used... Read more

4 steps to building a personal brand in the professional services sector

Marketing

A marketer for most of his career, Elliot Moss is credited with turning law firm Mission de Reya into one of the fastest growing law firms in the UK, up 152% since 2010. As Head of Business Development, Elliot has non only helped his firm win multiple awards for communications... Read more

4 steps to going stratospheric with Instagram

Marketing

With celebrity endorsers including Eddie Redmayne, Ryan Reynolds and Tinie Tempah, 21 year old Archie Hewlett is at the helm of one of the most exciting young brands in the fashion industry, Duke & Dexter. In just two years they have developed a remarkable presence online, particularly on Instagram where... Read more

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