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Whatever the shape and size of your business, creating the conditions whereby everyone’s efforts are maximised towards the achievement of specific goals, is a critical occupation. It’s also incredibly challenging, particularly if you have more than one role to play in the firm. Here’s a selection of blogs to help you lead your organisation forward.

Redefining Shareholder Value

Shareholder value is a financial term that refers to the amount of money a business makes. It can also refer to other factors, which can be just as important as money, depending on who makes the distinction.

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A few thoughts on what innovation in financial planning might look like and where it could come from.

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If your business was a person, what would that person be like?

Understanding your company's personality helps you build a strong working culture and brand, which are both essential things to get right as your firm grows.

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Tied to the mast

In this blog, we discuss the fundamental principles to help you implement your business plan. A series of tasks that are essential to success, but frequently overlooked.

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Why Meaning and Purpose are different

Many people treat meaning and purpose as the same thing even though as nouns they are not interchangeable; they don’t mean the same thing. Read on to find out why and how making the distinction can help you.

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Succession is a growth strategy

Preparing for a change of ownership requires long term planning that starts with you, the current owner. It also requires a long-term business planning approach and early engagement with potential successors.

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A serial entrepreneur?

The skills required to lead a start-up are distinct from those needed to take an existing successful business to the next level. If you don’t adapt, you die. From a career perspective that is. Have a read. It’s a true story.

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Simple exercises to explore your purpose

If you’ve been looking for some answers to life’s big questions, then this post is for you. Some practical exercises to help uncover your purpose await…

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