Category: Season 1

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BSS10 – Waterloo

New customers… where can you find them? Using social media and other digital methods to find your future customers has it’s fair share of risks and issues – privacy being a good one to start with.

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Nero introduces Devon Dribble to Jakob

BSS8 – Gimme, Gimme, Gimme

What happens when one company uses the designs of a product that is properly protected? What happens if you have intellectual property which is not properly protected?

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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 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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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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Blue Sky Stinking Episode 1

BSS1 – The Winner Takes It All

Mike Saville and Russell Cosway from Gydeline introduce the first episode of the Blue Sky Stinking podcast and discuss topics raised, including, good reasons for starting a business, getting sound advice and benefiting from mentoring and coaching.

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