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November 2019

Tackling adversity with growth leadership

By | November 4th, 2019|Uncategorized|

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 [...]

October 2019

Talent mapping for senior staff retention

By | October 30th, 2019|All News and Events|

Recruitment can be a frustration at any level; time-consuming, costly and a cause of insecurity among team members. But a major issue with filling senior staff roles is the requirement of tenacity in leadership; when you find the right candidate, it doesn't matter how good the job is you are offering, at some point they're [...]

Strong leaders listen well

By | October 30th, 2019|Leadership|

Effective listening is an essential skill for leaders at all levels of business. Too often, company leaders seem to think they should speak first and listen later, but the leader who knows how to listen well reaps many benefits. In fact, great leaders wait until they have all the facts at their disposal before making [...]

Switching it up: How a flexible leadership style can mean success

By | October 28th, 2019|Leadership|

The very best leaders have a robust team which includes a plethora of leadership styles. This variety means that whatever the situation, your company will have a leader with a style suited to dealing with it. This is an accepted fact, but what is less-often highlighted is how successful a situational style of leadership can [...]

UK retail amps up its war on plastic

By | October 25th, 2019|All News and Events|

Directors and CEOs take note: The UK remains at the forefront of eco-developments in retail. The government’s well-advertised regulations on plastic straws and drinks stirrers have come into force, and have given rise to a booming side industry in reusable alternatives. Big names like John Lewis have reported on their customers' increasing awareness of the [...]

High street retail sector takes 1.7% dip in September

By | October 23rd, 2019|All News and Events|

UK shopper footfall has fallen this September by 1.7%, with figures indicating that poor end-of-the-month weather is to blame. Figures released by Springboard and the British Retail Consortium suggest that the major loss in customers for bricks and mortar stores fell in the final week of September, with a decline of 6.1%. Throughout September, footfall [...]

BRAND & MARKETING DIRECTOR

By | October 23rd, 2019|Representative Sample of Jobs|

£Significant six-figure basic salary + Bonus This market leading and highly respected retailer, require an experienced brand & marketing professional to become an integral part of the board and align the marketing function to support their next stage of exciting transformation and change project. Reporting to the Chief Executive, the Brand & Marketing Director will  [...]