10 Reasons Why Businesses Succeed

One of the sad realities of business is that only a small percentage of all start-ups succeed. Starting a company is a risky business. Entrepreneurs face obstacles at every turn. Of course, we [...]

Project 56!

Following on from the sporting theme of last week’s blog, I thought I would continue the theme in this week’s blog – this time with a business lesson from the world of swimming. You may have [...]

The Big 3!

The ‘Big 3’ are at it again! By the Big 3, I mean: Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic! As I sit down to write this week’s blog, it is men’s semi-finals day at Wimbledon 2019. Djokovic [...]

Why Do Business Owners Need To Borrow? – Part 2

In last week’s blog I asked the question: why do business owners need to borrow? The answer is, that there are of course many reasons why a business needs to borrow. I mentioned last time that in [...]

Why Do Business Owners Need To Borrow? – Part 1

Why do business owners need to raise finance? What are the common reasons why small and medium sized enterprises (SME’s) borrow money? In a survey carried out last year, the British Business Bank [...]

Business Finance Series – What is Invoice Finance? – Part 1

There are numerous ways that you can fund your business and over the next few weeks, I want to take a detailed look at one of them: Invoice Finance. If as a business owner you are considering [...]

3,954 Days Later… And What Business Owners Can Learn

3,954 days. That’s how long it took for Tiger Woods to win his 15th Major golf championship last weekend when he won the US Masters at Augusta, Georgia. His 14th and previous Major had been the [...]