Giving away 60 million pairs of shoes in the first 10 years of trading might not be everyone’s idea of a great business idea but it’s worked for Blake Mycoskie the founder of TOMS shoes. Blake has recently stepped down from his role as CEO of TOMS but does that mean he’s lost his vision? No – … Read more TOMS Shoes founder steps down after 10 years.
Finding funding for SMEs can be a daunting task today. The major banks are constantly telling us how keen they are to support small business but then create a long drawn out process which weeds out most of the applications before they have the chance to reject them! According to research carried out for the … Read more Alternative Finance for SMEs