2014

Let’s Talk Business – 14th December 2014

As the Chartered Institute of Marketing celebrates its 103rd year, we ask its Chief Executive Anne Godfrey what it takes to be a modern marketer. We chat to the head of small charity, The Hadland Foundation, about the challenges of teaming up with local businesses….

Let’s Talk Business – 8th December 2014

Do you have a new product or design you need help with? The go-to people are, apparently, The Design Council. We find out from James Duguid how your company can benefit. If your business idea needs funding and you’d like help running it, help is…

Let’s Talk Business 1st December 2014

Is it possible to reduce your carbon foot print by 90%? Well that’s the challenge B&Q have set themselves for their UK stores. We’ll be chatting to sustainability manager George Podelopoulos, to find out how they’re doing it. Are women-only business groups a step forward or…

Let’s Talk Business – 24th November 2014

Next week is ‘Small Business Saturday’ which is encouraging us not to buy from a national company, but instead, give our custom to smaller businesses. We talk to the organiser, Michelle Ovens. Thinking of starting your own business? Former bank manager now business trainer,…

Let’s Talk Business – 17th November 2014

A recent report suggests 56% of people have embarked on a romantic relationship with a colleague. But what’s deemed acceptable when it comes flirting while at work. International ‘Flirtologist’, Jean Smith, has expert advice on the do’s and don’ts! Did you know that 1 in…