Staying up late for the election?

So Mrs May has called a snap election to take place on the 8th of June 2017, 3 years before many of us were expecting to drag ourselves down to the polling station yet again. What does it mean to Connect? I know my children will be heartbroken at having to miss...

The problems of starting a new business

Starting a business is not really as big a deal as it is to maintain it. But for new businesses, trying to break even and soar above zero profit is something to think about. The difficulties common with new businesses are not unique problems but are normalities...

How to never answer another sales call

Sales calls are annoying, the cold calls, the PPI calls, the automated calls or even the offer of some fantastic new double-glazed windows – all of them a nuisance. Why do they still exist? Can there really be that many people in the country that just happen to have...

Why Brexit will not happen

Right, that’s it, we’re leaving the EU- oh no we’re not, oh yes we are, oh no we’re not! Panto season is here again and the long saga of if, when and how the UK will leave the EU is still just as unfunny as watching another C list celeb being chased...

The Trump connection

I was chatting to my American friend, Adam Scott, the other day and fairly predictably our conversation quickly turned to the US election result. He asked me how I thought having Trump as president would or could affect our business and equally UK businesses alike? My...

Remember remember the fifth of November

Remember, remember the fifth of November, when you missed that important call how were you to know that they’d hang-up and go, to a competitor thanks to your shortfall Remember, remember you were working so hard, when that call came through to you but you were...