Archive for the ‘Business’ Category

Hot Chip – How to be different and change a culture?

Hot Chip Store

A couple of months ago I visited Hot-Chip in Norwich, a new fast-food concept that takes the nations favourite snack-food (Chips) adds mouth-watering sauces and seasonings to create a tasty meal. I spoke to the co-founder Lord Somerleyton about the challenges of running a fast-food restaurant and what makes Hot Chip successful. Here are some…

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How to maintain Continuous Innovation in businesses?

(Copyright of Paul Foreman )

‘Innovation management is fundamental to business’ ‘The most successful businesses are innovative’ – Statements that are thrown around on articles with no clear definition of the meaning, and what does that create? A generation of businesses owners who use the phrase ‘We are innovative’ in the same way teenage girls say ‘We wear make-up as…

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What marketing methods are most successful? Marketing Comparison Site

Marketing

  In my profession as a marketing representative I am commonly assigned to research marketing methods. While obtaining my research I question what marketing methods are most successful and will be most effective for our company. So I sit with my laptop and dive into the worldwide web (Note it is called wide for a…

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Do you need a vision for success?

Do you need a vision?

What do you want to be when you grow up? What are you going to do when you leave university? Where do you see your company in 3, 5, 10 years time? If you have a straight answer for this question, congratulations you conform to today’s modern society. Personally I have always been sceptical of…

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Women can’t Multitask

Women Can't Multitask

It’s a fact, Women can’t multitask, and neither can men. This is because the whole concept of multitasking is a myth; simply put you cannot do more than one thing at a time. What we call ‘Multitasking’ is your brain sequentially shifting from one task to another, and it’s tiring. Study proves that from jumping…

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The Impact of Mentoring for Business

Impact of mentoring

As part of my university course, I recently undertook a research project set out to find the key impacts that enterprise mentoring can have on an individual, business, and the wider economy. The research consisted of talking to 5 Mentors and 10 companies from in and around the Cambridgeshire area through a mixture of both…

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Creating Powerful Online Content

Powerful Online Content

    On Monday afternoon I attended a workshop on ‘Creating Powerful Online Content’ in sunny Cambridge. The workshop covered many key areas and answered many questions we may ask ourselves about posting online content for businesses. Although some of the answers are very subjective depending on the type of business, I will summarise my…

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Vessyl – Much More than a drinks holder!

Vessyl

I am not usually attracted by the adverts on Facebook, but one little gadget caught me eye while browsing through the daily feed! None other but the revolutionary Vessyl drinks holder. Retailing at $99, Vessyl is a smart cup that automatically knows what you are drinking in real-time, with this knowledge it can record calories,…

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The Importance Of Branding Yourself

Joe Tye Branding

The importance of branding often comes as an unspoken question for businesses. Everyone knows its importance, however ask its meaning to 100 entrepreneurs and you are likely to get 100 different answers. Branding is my business reputation, branding is how I keep my customers interested, branding is my point of differentiation from others. Yes all…

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