With New Zealand and Australia set to go head to head for the Webb Ellis Trophy at Twickenham this Saturday afternoon and the accolade of being the first team in history to be crowned rugby world cup champions three times, the stakes couldn’t be higher! Therefore it seemed like an opportune moment to draw a parallel between top level rugby, team sport in general and business.
Recently I attended a live event organised by a Twitter group I contribute to, Stockporthour – #hours are the online equivalent to Networking events where users contribute to a discussion group using a relevant hashtag. However being slightly old fashioned, I still like to meet real life people face to face so thought I would get out from behind my keyboard! [···]
Chancellor George Osborne yesterday in his Autumn statement was either entering into the seasonal spirit by providing hard pressed home buyers with an early Christmas present, with a long [···]