Being Stingy With Your Equity

It can be tempting to offer shares in your company to finance its growth. These days, there are plenty of investors chasing promising new companies…

What is at the centre of your business?

    NEW EPISODE……    What is at the centre of your business? I don’t mean physically, I mean the core values and the core…

I’m One of Fifty In My Marketplace!

  NEW EPISODE……    For most of us, if you mention Turkey – we immediately think of either a holiday destination – or Christmas Dinner!…

A Fluke, A Lawyer and No Research!

Banking has always been a part of Ian Priest’s life. Given the option of banking, accountancy or street sweeping upon leaving school; he went into…

The Fall & Rise Following The EU Referendum

  NEW EPISODE……    Nick Bradley’s scale up story starts with his father. It was his Dad who took him onto construction sites as a…

The right person for the job – Hiring Process Discussion

  NEW EPISODE……    You will have all heard, and possibly used, the phrase ‘the right person for the job’ at some point in your…

Unique IQ is expanding!

Hot on the heels of securing significant investment from venture capital firm Midven, Redditch-based software company Unique IQ has enjoyed rapid expansion, welcoming eleven new members…

The Quick Turnaround

NEW EPISODE……    Think back for a moment to when you left school.  You may have had a clear idea of who you wanted to…

Should you be paying your interns?

Summer’s here, and along with the sunshine will come summer interns for many businesses around the UK. But how should you pay them? Do you…