Four reasons why risk management is important for your business

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Risk management is a process dedicated to identifying risks within a business and developing procedures to mitigate or eliminate potential issues. An effective system helps maintain the safety of staff, whilst protecting business resources.   Risk management is an essential part of effective business planning and organisations are expected to […]

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5 Reasons why you MUST audit your business

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Before you read any further I can hear your thoughts already. Internal audits… Talk about boring. Why do I need to be involved? I don’t ‘get’ internal auditing. Let me break it down in simple terms. An internal audit of your business is like a health check. Think about this […]

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Why you should get external help with your business strategy

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The concept of business strategy can seem overwhelming for many small-to-medium (SME) businesses because it conjures up images of days or weeks spent away from the day-to-day running of the business, massive folders of information and a big bill to work with outsourced consultants. It doesn’t have to be this […]

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Taking time out for business strategy and planning

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As a business owner or manager the day-to-day operation of your business is vital for success. BUT just as vital is business strategy and planning, the problem is it get pushed to the side time after time as operations take priority or people believe it is too expensive. The effect […]

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Top Business Leadership Trends in 2015

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When Alan Mulally took over as Ford’s CEO in 2006, the company was in tough shape. It had lost a large piece of its market share, and none of its brands were performing well. Development lagged behind other automakers, and labour union costs limited competition at home and overseas. Now, […]

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