Getting paid on time

Getting paid. It’s your fundamental right for goods and services rendered; it’s the basis of our whole way of life and everything which makes doing business possible would collapse without it. Not paying, of course, is simply not acceptable. Late … Continue reading

What brings cash – finance fitness

With the start of a new year comes the opportunity to look at how we go forward into 2012 – and if you run a business, especially at the moment, you’re probably thinking about how you can succeed and develop. … Continue reading

Business, social enterprise and the Big Society

Last Monday I had the daunting privilege of being a judge for the Big Venture Challenge. Our task was to help find 25 of the most promising and scaleable social enterprises in England, the prize being a very attractive package … Continue reading