Leadership styles that corporate business leaders will have to face

When businesses face high-pressure situations, some leaders thrive while others crash and burn. These four points explore some of the flaws that can emerge in leadership when placed under pressure, and the steps to take to navigate the process efficiently and successfully. 1. Be driven by purpose rather than pressure Although external sources of pressure [...]

By | November 18th, 2019|Leadership|0 Comments

ASDA blames dip in profits on Brexit uncertainty

The supermarket chain ASDA has reportedly blamed its downturn in profits in the third quarter on increasing consumer uncertainty over Brexit, culminating in the increasing concern that the country might end up leaving without a deal or not at all. The Big Four retailer saw a 0.5% drop in profits in the last quarter, despite [...]

By | November 15th, 2019|All News and Events|0 Comments

The top qualities of marketing executives

Owners of retail businesses are constantly looking for ways to become leading brands. And to become a leading brand, you need to look out for top talent. A marketing executive is a valuable member of your team, but you need to make sure they understand the value of customer satisfaction in the services or goods [...]

By | November 13th, 2019|All News and Events|0 Comments

Double-headed management and the art of leadership

Double-headed management was a popular phrase a few years ago, but it seems to have fallen out of current usage, possibly because people thought it was really just a piece of jargon. This is a pity because it actually encapsulates a lot of the issues and problems that a business can face, mainly internal, and [...]

By | November 11th, 2019|Leadership|0 Comments

Tesco relaunches its Clubcard Loyalty Scheme

Tesco, the UK’s biggest supermarket group, has announced it will launch a subscription-based service known as Clubcard Plus in the coming weeks, specifically targeting current Clubcard members who use the supermarket regularly. The subscription is being rolled out not as a replacement to the traditional loyalty scheme but as an additional element to its already [...]

By | November 8th, 2019|All News and Events|0 Comments

Sainsbury’s and Argos roll out Hidden Disability Sunflower Lanyards

The Purple Pound is worth more than £249 billion to the UK economy. Disabled people make up an estimated 20% of the population. Making retail outlets more accessible benefits everyone, from the disabled customers themselves to the retailers that bring in extra profit. The Sunflower Lanyard Scheme is one way for retailers to offer help [...]

By | November 6th, 2019|All News and Events|0 Comments

Tackling adversity with growth leadership

As a corporate business leader, there are many ways to effectively lead a team. There's no single rule for great leadership. It's not about finding the right or wrong way to run things; it's about finding the way that works right for you. But there are a variety of styles out there, and if as [...]

By | November 4th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments