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UK DIRECTOR MAGAZINES

As a friend of directors, partners and business owners, SAW Media is the publishing house for Suffolk Director and Norfolk Director magazines, which all have one very simple aim, to help you run your business better.

Here is some of the business news making the headlines in the region.

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The latest Suffolk issues

LIFE IS TOO SHORT TO SPEND CHASING SOMEONE ELSE’S DREAM
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Life is too short to spend chasing someone else’s dream

By Ross Cracknell, Evolve Business Solutions (EA)

After leaving school in 2006, I joined Digital Copier Systems (Eastern) selling and maintaining photocopiers and printers and I have not looked back since.
Published in Suffolk Director Magazine, Winter 2021|22

Recycling is what we do
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Your rubbish is our passion

By David Dodds, Sackers

With COP26 having taken place in Glasgow recently, it’s warming (in the right way) to acknowledge that we are helping Suffolk businesses with their carbon footprint; something we have been doing for years!

Published in Suffolk Director Magazine, Winter 2021|22

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Passion is an output

By Chris Pont, IJYI

Passion is not an input; passion is an output. When people say that someone ‘brings passion to a project’, it means they believe in their work and how they can operate.

Published in Suffolk Director Magazine, Winter 2021|22

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Trust me…I’m an accountant

By Malcolm McGready, Ensors Chartered Accountants

There is an irony in the fact that, when discussing the options available for wealth planning with clients, a significant proportion have a mistrust of trusts.

Published in Suffolk Director Magazine, Winter 2021|22

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Product safety and criminal liability

By Tej Thakkar, Birkett Long

Entrepreneurs and companies alike will invariably have a passion for the products they design, manufacture and place on the market, which are central to the ongoing success and viability of their business.

Published in Suffolk Director Magazine, Winter 2021|22

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What does Passion mean?

By Clare Friel, Friel

Passion is a word bandied about so much these days in the context of the workplace, that it has become a bit of a cliché.

Published in Suffolk Director Magazine, Winter 2021|22

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No passion? No business

By Olly Magnus, Magnus Group

Passion and enthusiasm are right up there as the qualities that I admire most. If we can’t be passionate about our own businesses and destiny, why should anyone else?

Published in Suffolk Director Magazine, Winter 2021|22

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East Anglia recruitment with a passion

By Rebecca Thurlow, Compass Point Recruitment

When asked for your definition of passion, what immediately comes to mind? Red hearts and couples, a beautiful flowering tree, or Waitrose Passion Fruit cheesecake!
Published in Suffolk Director Magazine, Winter 2021|22

The latest Norfolk issues

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Progress made on new cancer support centre

Local cancer charity, Big C, has ambitious plans for the future as part of its ongoing aim to improve the lives and outlook for those affected by cancer in our region.

Published in Norfolk Director Magazine, Winter 2021|22

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Passionate advice / impartial professionalism

By Ed Savory, Birketts

AI, automation, systemisation, mechanisation, digitalisation and modernisation are accelerating in the world of professional services, so ignore them at your peril.
Published in Norfolk Director Magazine, Winter 2021|22

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Do you have people with the magic asset?

By Carole Burman, MAD-HR

Founders and entrepreneurs tend to have it in spades. Leaders often discover or develop it throughout their journey. What is it? Professional passion.

Published in Norfolk Director Magazine, Winter 2021|22

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FXhome: A tech tale built on passion

Norfolk businessman Josh Davies is the inspirational founder of the hugely successful software company FXhome, which in recent months has been bought by leading global tech firm, Artlist. So, how does one man’s passion for helping creatives create, result in a global acquisition and the opportunity for Norwich to be at the heart of tech triumph?
Published in Norfolk Director Magazine, Winter 2021|22

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The one trait evident in every successful CEO

By Garry White, Charles Stanley Wealth Managers

I spent five years as the share tipster at the Daily Telegraph before I joined Charles Stanley, editing its long-running Questor column.
Published in Norfolk Director Magazine, Winter 2021|22

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I’m an accountant so trust me

By Danny Clifford, Ensors Chartered Accountants

There is an irony in the fact that, when discussing the options available for wealth planning with clients, a significant proportion have a mistrust of trusts.

Published in Norfolk Director Magazine, Winter 2021|22

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Don’t overlook the importance of employee benefits

By Nathan Munt, Lucas Fettes Financial Planning

Employee benefits are an essential part of modern remuneration packages, but the importance of these is often overlooked – by both employers and employees.
Published in Norfolk Director Magazine, Winter 2021|22

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Passionate about Norfolk

By Fearn Ainsworth, Royal Norfolk Agricultural Association

2022 will mark a milestone in the history of the Royal Norfolk Agricultural Association when we celebrate our 175th birthday.

Published in Norfolk Director Magazine, Winter 2021|22

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