Are you driving your business into distress by waiting for time to pass?

Another giant falls today in the UK. Maplin, one of the UK’s biggest electronics retailers, announced that it has collapsed into administration after talks with buyers failed to secure a sale. And Maplin is just another one this week. Business Distress is happening all around us, to companies of all sizes, across all industries. So, it suffices to say that there is no business, or industry, agnostic to the risk of business failure – regardless of how strong your brand is, how long you’ve been trading, or how many customers you have. We recently published this blog where we discussed [...]

2018-03-12T16:32:46+00:00March 1st, 2018|News, RE:Focus|Comments Off on Are you driving your business into distress by waiting for time to pass?

Common habits that lead to business distress.

In the news this week, we heard of two UK giants who have admitted that it was time to change. For one, it may already be too late, and the other, well, we hope for the best. But it's the series of events which led to the demise of ToysRUs, and the challenging distress of Jamie's Italian which are more shocking than they are complicated - more simplistic than calculated - and ones that any business, regardless of stature, size, standing or longevity, could be exposed to. We look at 4 of the most common leadership habits that risk pushing [...]

2018-03-12T16:33:01+00:00February 26th, 2018|News, RE:Focus|Comments Off on Common habits that lead to business distress.