Archive for May, 2013

Working with Sussex Businesses

May 10, 2013. No comments.

It was great to attend the Brighton Summit Un-Conference organised by Brighton and Hove Chamber of Commerce in April. As well as doing a spot of networking and catching up with a few friends, I heard talks by Brighton author Peter James and many business owners from the City. I was particularly inspired by Sam Roddick, daughter of the late Sussex business woman Anita Roddick, founder of The Body Shop. Sam reminded us too run our businesses sticking to our own principles, remembering why we created our own businesses in the first place and how vital it to to work with other local businesses. While we have always used local suppliers and freelancers, we probably hadn't done enough in the past to work along side other local businesses. Of course, it is great to work with companies around the UK or even the world and we hope to continue to do [read on]