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The latest information regarding Steer Your Business activities as well as small business articles of interest.

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Learn to Love Networking 

“I hate networking.” I hear this a lot from ladies and gentlemen I meet when I tell them what I do for a living.   “It makes me feel uncomfortable, like I have to put on an act.”   “Who wants to walk into a room with a bunch of strangers in there?”   Well that’s exactly how …

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Networking In Kent

We are back with our face-to-face networking in Kent. It’s been a long time coming but now we are putting together a regular schedule of networking events in Kent so that we can all meet up, make connections and ultimately do business together. We had our first event in Ashford before the summer holidays and …

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Tips To Scale Up Your Business and Workforce At The Same Time !!!!! 

Scaling up your business isn’t about steady growth over time. It’s about having a clear strategy for quickly expanding the business to achieve full-scale hypergrowth.  Most startups grow organically, adding customers here and there and gradually expanding over time. Scaling up aims to accelerate this process, pushing your growth to move beyond that slow, organic …

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THE GENDER INDEX WEBSITE IS LIVE!

Our ambition is to create a fairer future by providing a clear picture of the UK company landscape.  

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Could a 4-day week be a good fit for your team? 

I often say that your team is your most important asset and keeping them motivated and happy is essential to your success.  I am going to first blow my own team’s trumpet. In September, we won the NatWest South East Business Award for Customer Service. This is some achievement and is down to the whole …

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Sell What They’re Buying: Is your branding doing its job?

In an increasingly brand conscious world, many business owners underestimate the real value of their branding.  First impressions count and in a crowded and sceptical market-place, it’s important to create a positive first impression. Before your business can impart information about its product or service, you need to gain a prospective customer’s attention and create a connection. Branding is all about showing that you are ‘their kind of …

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