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Small business owners share tips ahead of Small Business Saturday, which celebrates shopping at local, independent stores. Small Business Saturday, a grassroots campaign that encourages consumers to shop locally rather than at large retailers, has released its list of featured enterprises: the Small Biz 100. This year’s Small Business Saturday will take place on Saturday 2 Read more about How to make the most of Small Business Saturday[…]
Cobra co-founder Lord Bilimoria discusses his different roles, how he saved history of art as an A-Level, and why he thinks Brexit won’t happen. He has been a fantastic supported of ABi Associates, most recently he was our guest speaker at our 20th year celebration event. What roles do you have? I’m the founder and chairman of Cobra beer, Read more about Secrets of my success….. Lord Bilimoria[…]
In 1987, Stapleton co-launched New Covent Garden Soup at a time when soup was always bought in a can. He describes it as a “huge adventure” that he was “completely unprepared for”. With big customers and orders flooding in, an overnight fire threatened to stall production for 10 weeks – a disaster for a product Read more about ‘Failure makes you more humble’ – Confessions of a Small Business[…]
What do business owners, professionals and experts expect 2017 to hold for small business? Keeping an eye on key trends and new developments, of course, is always imperative for any business that wants to position itself advantageously. Here are 40 key ideas, trends and predictions to keep in mind in order to make the most Read more about 40 Small Business Trends and Predictions for 2017[…]