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Trade war escalation 'to cost households£656 a year'
Fri, 24 May 2019 06:00:00 +0100

The average US household will be left $831 (£656) worse off as a result of the latest hikes in tariffs on Chinese goods in the nations' trade war, according to economists.

Mothercare sees 'improving UK trends' as losses leap
Fri, 24 May 2019 07:27:00 +0100

Mothercare has reported a 20% leap in losses for its last financial year but says it is now starting to see"improving trends"in its core UK market as it continues attempts to transform the business.

Old Mutual suspends boss over 'breakdown in trust'
Fri, 24 May 2019 06:56:00 +0100

The financial services firm Old Mutual has suspended its chief executive Peter Moyo, citing a"breakdown in trust".

Triton swoops to bid for Thomas Cook’s Nordic arm
Thu, 23 May 2019 09:54:00 +0100

One of Europe's largest buyout firms has approached Thomas Cook Group about a takeover of its Nordic airline and tour operator that could help the British company improve its fragile financial outlook.

Rise in dividend cuts could be bad for all of us
Fri, 24 May 2019 01:19:00 +0100

Business Strategy & Growth

Getting from where you are to where you want to be!
Please spend some time planning your future and you may achieve your aims.

When was the last time you really spent quality time reviewing your business? We're not talking about sitting down for one hour, but real quality time when you think about your future and how you are going to steer your business to greater success.

Sadly, the majority of business owners do not take the time to plan and then they wonder why their business is struggling, missing opportunities, losing money and finally going bust. If this sounds familiar, then do something now to change it.

If you are really serious about succeeding in business, then there is one tool that virtually guarantees success...Strategic Planning. You spend a day, yes a whole day, looking at your business, where it is going, questioning what's happening in your industry and how you will need to respond to give you the best chance of growing in that market.

You'll leave at the end of the day with your head spinning. You'll discover how much work there is to do to get where you want to go. Occasionally, this can be extremely daunting, but we'll be there to help you.

After the initial one day review, you will receive an in depth report, detailing the findings from the day, which includes detailed action plans to help you plan the work to be done. There are a series of follow up meetings throughout the year designed to help you implement whatever changes are needed and resolve any future queries or challenges you face. In other words, you're not on your own.

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