Monthly Archives: May 2013

STUFF Business Advice Hangout

  Streamed live on May 30, 2013 Do you want to find out whether your brilliant business idea has legs? We talked with business advisers Andrew Hamilton, Debra Chantry and Nick Churchouse to get their advice on what you need to do as a start-up, the challenges you are likely to face and what support […]

Firms unfazed by risk from social media

Few top businesspeople in this country think social networks such as Twitter and Facebook place their firms’ reputations at risk, new research suggests. The public relations company that helped carry out the research says the results are a concern. But a social media consultant says the study simply highlights the fact that many companies have […]

Does a SME need a board?

As members of Springboard, Appoint Better Boards & Women on Boards, this article from stuff resonates with us – couldn’t have said it better ourselves 🙂 – http://www.stuff.co.nz/business/small-business/8629699/Does-a-SME-need-a-board?goback=%2Egde_4174358_member_238017102   When should a small business make the jump to having a board of directors?   Anytime, unless you’re not going to listen to what they have […]