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The two-way benefits of business mentoring

From accelerating growth, to solving seemingly intractable business problems and even restoring your enthusiasm for the business, working with a mentor can be transformational. But the relationship is not a one-way street, the whole process can bring real benefits to the mentor as well.

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Keep your business safe

Cybercrime and fraud may not be something that people naturally associate with agriculture, but criminals are increasingly targeting businesses throughout the sector. Here we look at the steps you can take to protect yourself and the most common ways fraudsters may target your business.

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Business plan tool

Whether you want to raise funding or to understand the best opportunities for your business, a business plan is essential.

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5 top tips to protect your IP

Intellectual property isn’t just a concern for inventors. Safeguarding your brand and products is critical – not least for firms seeking markets beyond the EU after Brexit.

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Franchising: the £17bn secret

For brands, it’s a handy ‘third way’ to expand. For budding businesspeople, it’s a relatively low-risk option. So why does franchising still lurk under the radar?

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What is the best way to train my team for cybersecurity?

People are your company’s strongest asset. So how do you make sure they’re not also your weakest link when it comes to cybersecurity? Ultimately it comes down to training and communication.

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How Alpkit keeps its team ahead of the game

Outdoor gear specialists Alpkit plan to take on 40 people over the next three years. A bold move in uncertain times? Not according to chief executive David Hanney, whose enthusiasm for the company is just one of the ingredients that helps them recruit and retain talent.

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Managing your workforce in changing times

Will I still have a job? Is my employer’s business at risk? Is it safe to buy a house, or start a family? These are the sorts of questions employees are asking in today’s fast-changing environment.

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