Fast Follower Versus First Mover Advantage

Fast Follower Versus First Mover Advantage

Most of us are familiar with the term “first mover advantage” but sometimes the “fast follower” is the winner. A Fast Follower is a company that quickly imitates the innovations of it’s competitors by collecting research and data. By figuring out the innovations that...
How to avoid becoming a micro-manager

How to avoid becoming a micro-manager

Holding your employees accountable without micro-managing can prove difficult for any business owner or manager. We have all been in a situation where we know we can do something better ourselves. We find it difficult to watch someone make mistakes but if we interfere...
Duvet Days and Hangover Days

Duvet Days and Hangover Days

As flexible working becomes more commonplace, new trends are emerging in terms of absence management. Employers are embracing change. Flexible working, working from home, working part time or job-sharing are all relatively recent developments in the modern workplace....
Key Business Trends for 2020

Key Business Trends for 2020

The environment, wellbeing, mental health and technology look set to be some of the big business trends in 2020. As we move into 2020, businesses will have to adapt in a world that places greater emphasis on sustainable business practices. People will want to work for...