Move of the Week 28 September

Poundland is a retailer going places. Not content with rolling out Pep&Co to more than 100 stores in the UK this year, the management team also have their sights set on European expansion via growth in the Dealz fascia in France, Spain and beyond. […]

By | September 28th, 2017|Move of The Week|0 Comments

Why you must be credible as a leader

Building credibility is a key trait of a successful leader as it establishes you as someone who shows consistency between their words and their actions, and behaves in a way true to the values of the company. Building credibility helps you to build trust, and in turn, respect. Once you have achieved this, you’re in [...]

By | September 20th, 2017|Leadership|0 Comments

Has the UK got enough coffee shops?

The UK now has so many coffee shops that it could be reaching saturation point. According to analysts at investment bank, Citigroup, the UK now has more than enough caffeine outlets and expansion could stall within the next five years. For investors, this could mean that major chains will be putting plans to open new [...]

By | September 15th, 2017|All News and Events|0 Comments

Move of the week: Dixons Carphone’s Stapleton to replace McDonald as Halfords boss

Halfords looks to have made an astute appointment in naming Graham Stapleton as the replacement for outgoing chief executive Jill McDonald. The retailer has been on the lookout for a new boss since May when M&S confirmed that McDonald had been hired to lead its clothing and home division. McDonald leaves the business at the [...]

By | September 15th, 2017|All News and Events, Move of The Week|0 Comments