How to gear up for a global marketplace, before crossing a border.

Following on from our blog last week about getting your business ready for Brexit – there’s a lot that can be said about gearing yourself up to become a truly global player. The economy is about to deliver a whole new batch of opportunity – Europe is about to become the number 1 market for most British businesses, but the question remains: Just how ready are you to now become a global player? You may have been in business for a while now – and you’ve successfully grown it to be a pretty strong, revenue-yielding powerhouse. But change brings new [...]

2017-11-29T12:09:31+00:00 December 4th, 2017|News|Comments Off on How to gear up for a global marketplace, before crossing a border.

5 ways that Business Agility gets your business ready for Brexit

One thing is certain. Over the next 12 - 24 months, things are going to change for the British business community in a big way. Brexit. And where March 2019 seems to be marked with a big red question mark on most of our Calendars, the focus seems to only remain on How and When. Dangerous territory. Despite attempted predictions and imaginings on what the world will look like post-Brexit – there’s unfortunately no clear-cut blue-print that plots the state of the economic world, until we actually get there. And that doesn’t fill many businesses with confidence. Especially the smaller, [...]

2017-11-29T10:20:11+00:00 November 29th, 2017|News|Comments Off on 5 ways that Business Agility gets your business ready for Brexit

Brexit Britain: where do businesses fit in?

Britain is the European leader for FDI inflows, and comes second only to the US in the most recent OECD (Organisation for Economic Cooperation & Development) report of the world’s 35 richest countries. Not what we thought we’d be hearing for Brexit Britain either. It is important to note that such a surge in investment hasn’t been observed since 2005. Even excluding the year’s mega-deals (e.g. Shell’s £34bn takeover of BG Group and ABInBev’s £79bn takeover of SAB Miller), the UK remains the top FDI destination in Europe. The initial attractiveness of a low pound almost certainly plays a role [...]

2017-09-12T14:57:30+00:00 September 12th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Brexit Britain: where do businesses fit in?

5 ways to develop business strength in a world of uncertainty

Let’s face it. The world is changing. Quickly. And if we’re not holding on, and changing with it, business is going to very quickly get left behind. And it’s no surprise that businesses who are on the forefront of huge growth face even bigger challenges. Where they are about to undertake massive steps towards a new phase in their business worlds, the uncertainty of the environment in which we find ourselves weighs heavily on many business leaders’ hearts as they try to navigate unchartered waters. We look at 5 strategies to deal with uncertainty when it comes to business   [...]

2017-07-11T16:25:30+00:00 July 11th, 2017|News|Comments Off on 5 ways to develop business strength in a world of uncertainty