Wow, what an amazing month we’ve had! Over the past few weeks, Team GBEA have travelled over 1,500 miles by road and air for the Celebration Evenings in each of our five cities. From Cardiff to Edinburgh, Birmingham to Manchester and finishing off in London, we’ve met nearly 1,000 people including judges, sponsors, partners and […]
As many of us flocked to the beach to enjoy the sunshine this July, around 160 elves, Santas and Mrs Santas from around the world travelled to Copenhagen with a very different holiday in mind.
Beat the autumn blues with the second in a two-part series of job hacks and tips by Jo Dalton, founder of JD&Co, one of Europe’s leading executive search companies. Having, coached, mentored and hired over 350 executives, Jo knows what it takes to stand out from the crowd.
Beat the autumn blues with the first in a two-part series of job hacks and tips by Jo Dalton, founder of JD&Co, one of Europe’s leading executive search companies. Having coached, mentored and hired over 350 executives, Jo knows what it takes to stand out from the crowd.
Bamboo fibre is an often-overlooked material in the fashion and furniture industries, and yet potentially it offers a unique and sustainable option – provided it is sourced and processed appropriately. Gus Bartholomew from Supplycompass takes a look at the options and dispels some of the greenwashing myths:
Posted on 27th September 2018 in Bits & Bytes.
Speakers with good content who can also communicate it in an interesting and engaging manner are the unicorns of the conference circuit: They are rare and magical beasts. Technical talks can be some of the most challenging to deliver; there’s important information to get across, that may not be very ‘sexy’, yet the audience needs […]
Posted on 24th September 2018 in Bits & Bytes.
Sometimes the founder of a business is not necessarily the best person to run the day-to-day. But trying to work out if this applies to your business is a very difficult call to make. Fresh Business Thinking has collected a series of insights from members of entrepreneur community The Supper Club — those who have changed direction […]
Posted on 21st September 2018 in Bits & Bytes.
The way in which big businesses innovate is shifting. Big businesses are bringing a start-up mentality to corporate organisations via internal incubators and accelerator panels and, as a result, many of the UK’s corporate giants are fully embracing the concept of ‘intrapreneurship’.
“We’ve all been there,” says Chieu Cao “you’re sitting at your desk and struggling to get through a task that has been assigned to you. Suddenly your phone flashes and you tell yourself ‘I’ll just reply to this message’. However, we’re all fully aware that this can quickly lead to several back and forth messages, checking […]
Posted on 14th September 2018 in Bits & Bytes.
The world of work has changed drastically in the last few years. Employee expectations have evolved, the pace of work has picked up and automation is changing processes – inside and out.
Fuelled by a message of love your people, yulife is on a big mission to help companies inspire and empower their people to be financially, mentally and physically well. That’s why they’ve decided to sponsor the NatWest Great British Entrepreneur Awards and support the finest minds in the UK’s entrepreneurial landscape.
While, the process of outsourcing has been around for decades, it is now considered an integral part of many business’ services due to the pressures associated with streamlining business processes. David Corcoran, Global Outsourcing Advisor for Enterprise Ireland looks deeper.
Posted on 10th September 2018 in Bits & Bytes.