The Boardroom Broadcasting – Episode 2

The Boardroom Broadcasting Celebrities Season 1 Episode 2: Gary Buglass INCLUDING TRACKS BY Herbert Chappell, Abc and All Saints Season 1 Episode 2 brings us Gary Buglass with Lex suffering from a momentary l’experience of Tourette’s [Bleeped] and Gary equally suffering from an outstanding expression of bad taste for the first choice of song! We recover well and the rest …

The Boardroom Broadcasting – Episode 3

The Boardroom Broadcasting Celebrities Season 1 Episode 3: Christopher Hughes INCLUDING TRACKS BY Ian Brown, Pearl Jam and Metallica In the third episode of Season One of “The Boardroom Broadcasting Celebrities,” we have Christopher Mark Hughes, the loveliest debt-collector in Dorset and beyond! What an eclectic selection!

The TBN Weekly Bulletin – 30/03/20

Dave Clarke – 2XL Commercial Finance Future finance outlook and the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS) As we continue to move through these unprecedented times, the health and well being of 2XL’s clients, introducers and team remains our leading priority.  Like many businesses 2XL has been greatly affected by the current situation but we remain open for business and …

The Boardroom Broadcasting – Episode 4

The Boardroom Broadcasting Celebrities Season 1 Episode 4: Sam Dyer – Firewalker INCLUDING TRACKS FROM Elton John, Pink Floyd and Electric Light Orchestra NLP Coach and Firewalk Trainer, Sam Dyer, takes us through a deeply thoughtful journey, anchored on his 5 musical selections, a book, an app, and a film. Sam is a great person to help you develop resilience …

Confessions of a networking newbie

If you’ve never been to a networking event before, fear not – Chloe Davenport tells it like it is from the viewpoint of a self-confessed networking newbie!

What are The Top Ten Challenges for Growing Businesses?

I’ve been in business for more years than I care to remember and after a while you get to spot the same issues coming around time and time again. Coming from an accountancy background those issues are often financial but, of course, the majority of business issues cut across most, if not all, areas of a business. This blog series …

Strategic Focus – Do You Know Your Vision and Have a Plan to Get There?

Strategic Focus – have you created your business plan to monitor progress and set deadlines and goals to ensure steady growth? Does your staff buy in to your vision? Do they even understand what your vision is? Do YOU even know what it is? For this challenge I’ve turned to Simon Whitbread. I’ve known Simon for a number of years and we’ve …

It may just be Man-Flu but that doesn’t stop it hurting…

Firstly a massive thank you to the attendees of The Boardroom Network Solent meeting last Friday for the reception given to my reading from last week’s post in my “Two minute warming”. Much appreciated and an encouragement to make sure the humour gets no better going forward… Funny old week really unless you’re me sitting here with lungs that feel like someone’s attacked them with a …

Getting all touchy-feely

communicating with touch

There was a slightly different tone (quite literally) to The Boardroom Network Solent this month.  Our resident MC Jay Rachet was brushing up on his skills, leaving us in the hands of Lex McKee. Lex McKee kept everything to time (and beat with his own PA system) at the Solent Hotel, with 63 members and visitors.  There were four distinct …