I left the BSI building in Westminster, not so much as a skip in my step, but with a slightly more positive outlook for the coming year and our coalition government than I had carried with me on an early train from Leeds that morning.
A Suit That Fits’ customers are at the heart of our business – we always strive to constantly improve our product and service for them and their needs. We truly believe that every suit lover should have a fantastic experience and own a suit that they really love.
Working hard is the only way you can really ‘make it’, so why do so many people think working long hours is a bad thing?
There is a worrying tendency that has developed over the years for a level of ‘being promoted to the level of your incompetence’ to become ever more widespread. We’re taking a look at public and motivational speakers and wondering what qualifies us for the title.
The typical strains associated with the run up to Christmas highlight what can happen when one gets overloaded. The challenge is – how best to handle it? Top Tips and some real life examples of people who have handled some exceptional “crushes”!
Since the coalition announced the need for a VAT rise I’ve been telling anyone who’ll listen that it’s the right move. However, I think the rise should be deferred for a few weeks to counteract the disruption to the economy caused by the extreme winter weather.
Years ago I remember reading Arthur Hailey’s book “Wheels”. This was a fictional tome that covered the car industry, and followed on from novels about the airline and hotel sectors. As a boy reading the book on the car industry, the thing that struck me most forcefully was how the executive, Adam Trenton, found he always had more things to do than time to do them. This particularly made an impact because it was out of my experience. Now, years later, it’s my daily problem.
To be in the final is really exciting, especially waiting for the former candidates to come back. When they arrive and you stand their picking your team, it’s almost like being back at school! For me, Chris picked a really strong team. He had both Jamie and Liz who were two of my top picks from the beginning. However, as good as Chris and his team were, it was Stella’s night.
We all know how important it is to adopt green practices, but making a business more environmentally friendly in a challenging economic market can seem daunting.