Leadership Trends and Challenges for 2018

By Chris Sheppardson, founder of EP Innovates (www.epinnovates.com) As small businesses and entrepreneurs brace themselves for…

5 tips to scale a start-up internationally

In the New Year we’re opening our first US office in New York. It’s an extremely…

Our Story: NoLoGo Chic – Tina Malhamé

Tina was named by the high street guru, George Davies, as the most prolific designer on…

The dirty dozen: 12 books every entrepreneur should read

As with most things in life, the more experience you gain, the better you become. But…

The Future of Business: 3 reasons empathy will be everything

Leonardo da Vinci famously said: “Tears come from the heart, not from the brain.” When, at…

Is the role of CEO on death row?

By Chris Shepparson, Founder of EP Innovates (www.epinnovates.com) There is a general view beginning to develop…

Brief encounters – a personal approach to networking

I am not the shrinking violet type – perhaps because of my upbringing in the North…

Risk Management is Boring: Brain Hacks to Protect Your Business

One challenge for many new businesses is the wonderfully unsexy world of risk management. Due to…

Can you offer advice on how to invest in property?

If you’re a successful property investor and want to help others navigate their way through the…

The Fraud Hunter – why UK businesses should not be scared to go global

During the 1980s and 1990s I was a corporate man.  Working for a number of large…