Image source: KingOfTheMedia, via Wikimedia Commons Hands sweating, eyes down and shoulders tensed Sir Alan Sugar’s business wannabes walk into his boardroom anxiously awaiting their fate.
According to Santander Corporate & Commercial, 13% of decision makers in the UK are using personal credit facilities such as; credit cards and personal loans to finance some of their struggles in their company.
Sir Alan Sugar’s budding entrepreneurs might be directed towards his boardroom in London however a new report’s found our nation’s capital city’s not necessarily the best place to start a business. That accolade’s gone to Brighton which has just been revealed as the UK’s new start-up capital.
It is important to network, but it is crucial to influence those you are networking with. It isn’t a luxury or an extra, it is part of your job and, therefore it should be taken seriously.