It is likely that a referendum on the UKs membership of the European Union will take place later this year, with most pundits betting on a September poll.
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Joint venture partners Bruntwood and Select Property Group have secured planning approval for Phase 1A of Circle Square, the brand new neighbourhood set on the former BBC site in Manchester city centre.
As the title suggests KISS is an acronym for “Keep it simple, stupid” and is a concept that some say originates from the U.S. Navy in the 1960s. It is a principle that encourages people to simplify things instead of making them complicated. In a world that is transforming at a rapid rate I feel... View Article
I was networking last night. Well, I was at the pub – but it was networking. I networked at the gym the day before, and at a supermarket the day before that. Real networking never switches off, as you never know when a valuable contact can come into your life.
One of the more interesting questions I’m asked is, “I’m starting a business; should I form a company?”. It is important to think about the question early on as it can be more complicated to change a structure once the business is up and running. There are 4 main options available to a business –... View Article
I’ll admit when I first started working at Robert Meaton & Co, I knew very little about solicitors in general. I’d never needed to use one as I have never bought a property, been arrested or had a will drafted, although the will is on my to do list! To be perfectly honest, the only... View Article
How to ask your customers the right question and transform your business immediately – Gareth Burton of Burton BeavanJanuary 14, 2014 8:47 am 2 Comments
This post is a direct result of some time that I spent with John Davy recently. It’s likely that you don’t know him but John is the man that built up Jongleur’s from a single Battersea comedy club to a £26m business which he exited several years ago. As it happens, he bought it all... View Article
Anna-Louise Gilhooley from Dress for Success was the latest Manchester business professional to step into the Online Ventures Group recording studio.
For my first post on ‘The Buzz’, I am going to recommend my own personal favourite work-related book, Ogilvy On Advertising, written by Ogilvy and Mather founder, David Ogilvy. Having read tens of business and advertising-related books over the past few years, one has stuck out way above the rest which is this great piece of... View Article