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  • Cost to UK economy of criminals re-offending

    The colossal waste — which costs taxpayers between £9.5 billion and £13 billion. National Audit Office estimates blames on failures in the criminal justice system. The £13 billion NAO figure is based on Home Office calculations that include the direct costs of crime as well as re-imprisonment —...

  • 5 Books for Building Your Small Business

    Every now and then you should sit in a quiet room and read a good book. There are many business books to get your mind racing. Find below a short list of books proven to help and encourage your business to grow successfully. There are two books left of the list as...

  • Innovation for 2017

    The game has changed but how much does your business have to change in 2017 to win more market share?  Apps and digital assets have proven to accelerate growth for businesses leading the way.  Using the new tools of communication has prevented some busineses to reach their customers.  This...

  • Recession! Remember Bankers Bonuses?

    How do we deal with bonuses? Bankers are driven by bonuses but why is the banking industry any different to any other industry. The answer is all in the numbers!  Should wages be capped in the UK for the higher earners?  What impact would this have on attracting the talent necessary to ensure...

  • 12 Ways to Increase Online Sales

    One of the core values for every business should be "Test everything; assume nothing!" Why? Because after 20 years on the internet, it's impossible to know what strategy or angle is going to work best for your business.

    Until you test it! This applies even to your star-performing...

  • Should Public Records Company Records be Deleted

    The UK government has suggested company records could be removed and destroyed.  Whilst the records are in the public domain do they serve any real purpose?  The argument is that the records can show fraudulent activity.  How many cases of fraud have been brought to the courts thanks to...