Vistage UK Blog

The Top 14 Project Management Mistakes & How to Avoid Them

Posted by Chris Croft

24-Apr-2015 22:30:00


We’ve all been there, staring at a project brief and questioning where to begin; dreading the thought of Gantt charts and critical paths. Vistage Speaker and training expert, Chris Croft, believes that projects are both fun and valuable to your business, so they can’t be avoided and are worth getting right from the start. In this article he shares his tips on how to identify, and avoid the pitfalls of project management.

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Topics: time management

If you're not embracing social media, you will not exist in the future.

Posted by Lee Bradshaw

19-Apr-2015 14:30:00


Grant Leboff, Vistage Speaker and the UK's leading sales and Marketing expert believes we are living in a revolution -  the communication revolution. Since broadband was introduced in the UK in March 2000. The web has  gone from something that you had to dial into, to something that is always on and available. When the iPhone was announced in January 2007, it enhanced that transformation further by not only becoming something that was always on, but something that was always with us, all the time.

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The 10 Current Trends Re-defining our Future Landscape

Posted by Lee Bradshaw

12-Apr-2015 23:30:00

Are technology landscapes changing how we do business?

With the launch of the new Apple Watch flooding our social media feeds with images of glossy, polished wristwear, it's clear that technology is as ubiquitous to our social lives as friends and family. We've looked at 10 trends which show the blurring of lines between man and machine and it's potential impact for business.

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Topics: Business

Budget 2015: How the New Budget Will Affect SMEs

Posted by Steve Gilroy

02-Apr-2015 17:03:00


The recent 2015 budget announced from the Chancellor ahead of the upcoming election has provided SMEs and business owners with some positive news. What did you hope to see, and how do you think that these will affect your business?

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Topics: Economy, Business

Get Closer to Your Customers with this Simple SME Business Manifesto

Posted by Robert Craven

13-Mar-2015 15:51:19


Whilst focussing on how to make entrepreneurial businesses more businesslike, I have developed a simple manifesto. Using entrepreneurship as the starting point, it challenges how you do marketing and acts as a wake-up call for tired marketing departments that wonder why they don’t seem to be getting the results they used to.

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Topics: Business