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  • Evadney Campbell MBE
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    Evadney Campbell pivots specialist PR agency that usually delivers media relations for big events

    2020-06-25T11:30:05Z

    [embed]https://youtu.be/uOid9ioSNAU[/embed] ?️ | Evadney Campbell MBE pivots specialist PR agency ShilohPR that usually delivers media relations for big events. The Great British Entrepreneur Awards are proud to be working with Funding Options to recognise entrepreneurs who have pivoted. [bs_button size="md" type="link" value="View the full series here" href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLAJVY1OX47-ZrtyXzATAbR0F8qEbZ3ZC7"]

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    Development Bank of Wales supporting: Mazuma

    2020-06-25T08:00:39Z

    Based in Bridgend in South Wales, Sophie and Lucy offer online accounting and bookkeeping services to small businesses across the UK. They started the company because they felt the industry was missing something very important; a human touch. The pair saw a permanent office space in Bridgend as the next ...

  • Simon Burton
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    How do you successfully pivot during a global pandemic when you're a portfolio events entrepreneur?

    2020-06-24T12:45:37Z

    [embed]https://youtu.be/IXqoCG-HOqo[/embed] ?️ | How do you successfully pivot during a global pandemic when you're a portfolio events entrepreneur? The Great British Entrepreneur Awards are proud to be working with Funding Options to recognise entrepreneurs who have pivoted. [bs_button size="md" type="link" value="View the full series here" href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLAJVY1OX47-ZrtyXzATAbR0F8qEbZ3ZC7"]

  • Joel Blake
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    "Covid wiped out our market. We pivoted quickly and now we're 18 months ahead of original roadmap"

    2020-06-21T14:00:01Z

    By Francesca James, founder of The Great British Entrepreneur Awards & Community I’ve been talking to a number of entrepreneurs recently about how they have pivoted or adopted a ‘plan b’ during these challenging times. Here’s my chat with Joel Blake, founder of GFA Exchange and GBEA judge and supporter. ...

  • Adam King
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    Beating coronavirus one pint at a time. We talk to SwipeStation CEO Adam King about their pivot

    2020-06-20T11:00:55Z

    [embed]https://youtu.be/9mGwrut2aB0[/embed] ?️ | Beating coronavirus one pint at a time. We talk to SwipeStation CEO Adam King about their pivot! The Great British Entrepreneur Awards are proud to be working with Funding Options to recognise entrepreneurs who have pivoted. [bs_button size="md" type="link" value="View the full series here" href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLAJVY1OX47-ZrtyXzATAbR0F8qEbZ3ZC7"]

  • Chukus
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    Sibling restaurateur entrepreneurs connect global brand community online during pandemic

    2020-06-19T09:30:22Z

    By Francesca James, Founder, Great British Entrepreneur Awards & Community I’ve been talking to a number of entrepreneurs recently about how they have pivoted or adopted a ‘plan b’ during these challenging times. In this episode I talk to Emeka and Ifeyinwa Frederick, the founders of Chuku’s. Previous Great British ...

  • Joe Binder
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    Personal branding expert & entrepreneur pivots success metrics to strengthen business during COVID-19

    2020-06-18T11:55:20Z

    By Francesca James, founder of The Great British Entrepreneur Awards & Community I've been talking to a number of entrepreneurs recently about how they have pivoted or adopted a 'plan b' during these challenging times. [bs_button size="md" type="link" value="View the full series here" href="https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLAJVY1OX47-ZrtyXzATAbR0F8qEbZ3ZC7"]

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    Development Bank of Wales supporting: Oneplanet Adventure

    2020-06-18T08:00:31Z

    “The Development Bank were the key to making the deal to purchase the property happen. They were confident in our plan, which in turn gave us more confidence,” Jim Gaffney, co-owner. Jim Gaffney and Ian Owen began Oneplanet Adventure in 2005 to turn their passion for mountain biking into a ...

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    SME’s: Keeping rent costs down while avoiding legal disputes with landlords

    2020-06-17T10:02:23Z

    By Joanna Bullard, Partner in the Commercial Team at Gardner Leader solicitors It’s fair to say that lockdown has created immediate and longer term difficulties for commercial landlords and business tenants. Commercial landlords, across all sectors have suddenly been faced with tenants who cannot afford or who have simply refused ...

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    Mindful eating: exploring 7 key tips to maintain this healthy habit

    2020-06-17T09:49:33Z

    By Katherine Chan, Content and Marketing Manager, Balance Holidays It has been several weeks since we’ve been confined at home due to current circumstances. For most of us, we have probably already taken an internal road-trip of self-discoveries, seeking answers to who we are and what’s next in terms of ...

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    How to raise entrepreneurial kids

    2020-06-16T13:07:48Z

    ' How to raise entrepreneurial kids ' has been co-written by GBEA judges Jodie Cook and Daniel Priestley and will be released in autumn of this year. It covers how to raise confident, resourceful and resilient children, with stories from 200+ entrepreneurs and parents. The book contains a four-part framework, ...

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    Virtual Working isn’t as Simple as Working from Home

    2020-06-16T12:54:17Z

    By Alison Ettridge, Talent Intuition In the post COVID-19 world, three out of five UK employees would like to work from home more often than they did before the lockdown. As we return to work, business leaders are speaking out about changes to their remote working policies – Facebook ...

  • Energy
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    Energy: How manufacturing firms can waste less and save more

    2020-06-15T13:36:37Z

    By Dan Sullivan, Head of Sales and Marketing at Gazprom Energy Manufacturing businesses account for a significant proportion of the UK’s energy consumption, with data from National Statistics ranking the sector as the country’s third-biggest energy consumer. And this makes sense, given the energy-intensive equipment and infrastructure on which manufacturers ...

  • Ball in court
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    Navigating the impact of COVID-19 as a start-up – the ball is now in our court

    2020-06-15T13:31:32Z

    By James Hirst, COO and Co-Founder, Tyk COVID-19 isn’t going to go away anytime soon and its impact on businesses and society is far-reaching. For some in the start-up community, the chancellor’s recent announcement of a package of measures to support businesses driving innovation in the UK will have been ...

  • Support finance
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    How employers can support employees facing financial difficulties

    2020-06-15T13:10:54Z

    By Mente UK companies should take action to support employees facing financial difficulties, says workplace mental health consultancy, Mente. New data from HR Grapevine has revealed that 69% of employees are currently worried, stressed, or anxious about their financial situation. These financial concerns are largely fuelled by the COVID-19 pandemic, ...

  • WFH Editing
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    How can businesses adapt to the new working reality?

    2020-06-15T09:12:32Z

    By Fred Krieger, Founder and CEO, Scoro It is unlikely we’ll be returning to pre-pandemic ‘normal’ any time soon — and, for many, that’s no bad thing. Only 9% of Brits want to go back to life as it was before, and some organisations have recognised this, already consigning ...

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    Great British Entrepreneurs Magazine have released their Special Edition issue

    2020-06-12T16:17:08Z

    The Great British Entrepreneurs Magazine is published by the organisers of the Great British Entrepreneur Awards, which celebrates the hard work and inspiring stories of British entrepreneurs and businesses in Great Britain. The Special Edition features happy news within the entrepreneurial community, valuable advice and guidance from our webinar series, ...

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    Why having a compelling brand promise is key to customer loyalty

    2020-06-12T10:00:10Z

    Contribution by Angela Southall, Mention Me. Originally featured here . A brand is more than a logo and colour scheme. A brand is a the story your consumers tell themselves about you: the cumulative effect of what you do, how you do it, what you believe in, the way you ...

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    How Entrepreneurs can overcome the impact of Covid-19

    2020-06-11T15:53:32Z

    By Mark Wright, BBC Apprentice Winner, GBEA Alumni and Director of digital marketing agency, Climb Online At the beginning of 2020, the main concern for any business owner was whether their industry sector would be impacted by Brexit. Fast forward four months and concerns over leaving the EU appear somewhat ...

  • Solutions
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    Why Business Leaders should focus on solutions not sales

    2020-06-11T15:49:02Z

    By Stuart Dantzic Managing Director, Caribbean Blinds Within a matter of months, the coronavirus has torn through the global economy and forced businesses UK wide to alter operations and pivot any long-term growth strategy. For those in manufacturing, engineering and construction, the recent ease to Lockdown would have come as ...