Business and Leadership

The latest from FanFinders’ CEO and co-founders on topics such as team management, remote working, boosting morale and business growth.

Talking entrepreneurship… with Alec Dobbie

Often, stories about entrepreneurship focus on extreme examples of companies going from nothing to stratospheric overnight. The startup bubble makes it easy to envision the classic Silicon Valley path which sees millions in investment in your idea on day one and no looking back, but the growth journey for many companies is about being realistic …

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Three challenges we faced when building our business (and what we did)

Entrepreneurship is exciting. The idea of riding that wave of success and seeing the business you’ve founded come to life. But it’s never a straightforward journey. Any amount of promise and potential can fall by the wayside, if you’re only focused on the benefits of your project. What obstacles? FanFinders is now the number one …

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Tats and Ties – Chatting ‘work dress codes’ with CEO Alec Dobbie

I don’t think wearing a tie has ever made me a better worker. How people dress at work and ‘formal dress codes’ has been a polarising subject for a while. More recently, there have been discussions about everything from the nature of self-expression, whether some industries are failing to evolve and what ‘business casual’ even …

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Talking business ingenuity during COVID-19 and remote working… with Ben Margolis, CFO

Ben Margolis has been Chief Financial Officer at FanFinders for almost 3 years. With his consultancy supporting a small number of ambitious growth businesses with their financial and development strategies, we caught up to get his perspective on the past few months and what lies ahead. What have you been working on during the pandemic? …

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Being strategic during the pandemic – The American way

There are vital lessons to be learnt from the proactive approach of U.S. companies during the pandemic. In the baby market, the questions that have been asked of companies during this period are similar to those being faced by other industries: How can we provide a version of our services/products through online channels? E-commerce is …

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