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Blue Sky Stinking Episode 7

BSS7 – One of Us

Every growing organisation needs to recruit at some point. To many, this is a foreign experience with pitfalls and dangers, some of which do not raise their head until long after the interviews are over. Recruitment Consultant Oliver Watson and Employment Solicitor Donna Negus join Russell to discuss some of the issues in recruitment and offer some sound advice to those who are considering adding more people to their business.

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Blue Sky Stinking Episode 6

BSS6 – I Have A Dream

Getting into the premises is proving… expensive and difficult. Some bad decisions has Jakob bailing out Zelda again. In response, Russell speaks to Dave Moore in the Enterprise Space for Advanced Manufacturing, in Cornwall.

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Blue Sky Stinking Episode 5

BSS5 – Knowing Me, Knowing You

It’s easy to be relaxed about privacy in business dealings in this supposedly transparent and open world. Should Jakob and Zelda be worried about Zelda’s dad knowing the inner workings of Sydeline? How important is confidentiality in business?

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Business Podcast, Blue Sky Stinking

Blue Sky Stinking Begins

The new for 2019 business podcast: Blue Sky Stinking has arrived and we hope you enjoy it. A brief intro to one of the Season 1 characters and a quick summary of Episode 1…

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Getting Real Business Advice

Getting Real Business Advice

With an invaluable line up of guest speakers, Gydeline’s new business podcast, Blue Sky Stinking, offers listeners the chance to get advice from specialists in all walks of business life.

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Blue Sky Stinking Episode 3

BSS3 – Thank You For The Music

Having selected and shared her new company name, an overlap with another business forces Zelda to make some changes. Some of the practicalities of set up a new venture start to emerge.

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Real Life Business Calamities

Real Life Business Calamities

Every business suffers a calamity or two. Sometimes it’s unavoidable loss of a key member of the team. Maybe the biggest customers finds a cheaper, or shudder the thought, better company to deal with. There is always a risk that something can go wrong – it’s how you deal with it that counts.

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Blue Sky Stinking Episode 2

BSS2 – Mama Mia

Diving into launching the business, by starting in partial competition with her father, Zelda considers some brave steps. However, striking up a business relationship with Jakob means having to make some sacrifices.

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Getting the Big Ideas

Getting the Big Ideas

Invention is a tough game; for example, when James Dyson invented his first Dual Cyclone vacuum cleaner he spent 15 years creating 5,126 versions that failed before he made one that worked.

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