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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

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Quickfire with Alex Pattenden

Founder, Unity Online
Alex Pattenden founded Unity Online in 2014 with the goal of providing cost-effective dependable digital services to SMEs in East Anglia. Today, the company has a team of digital strategists, designers, and developers, with more than 50 years’ collective experience in SEO alone.
Published in Suffolk Director Magazine, Autumn 2021

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Lead Interview: Kevin Ward

Director, Conatus Financing Solutions
Our lead interview in the GUIDE issue of Suffolk Director business magazine is Kevin Ward, Director of Conatus Financing Solutions

Published in Suffolk Director Magazine Autumn 2021

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Understanding tailored management information

By Beth Ward, Conatus Bookkeeping
When reviewing company accounts with clients, we find a huge number want to know and understand more about their business. Yet, they either don’t have, or understand, the financial information being produced from their systems.
Published in Suffolk Director Magazine, Autumn 2021

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Developing a guide for sustainable growth

By David Dodds, Sackers
Pre-Covid we were already developing a plan for growth at Sackers. We knew where we wanted to be. We wanted to scale the business, but it needed to be done in the right way, increasing efficiencies, and working smarter.

Published in Suffolk Director Magazine, Autumn 2021

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Guiding a sector toward a new dawn

By Chris Abraham, CEO Community Action Suffolk
Much has been said over the last 18 months about the phenomenal contribution delivered by voluntary sector organisations within their community.

Published in Suffolk Director Magazine,Autumn 2021

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An introduction to Super Deduction

By Malcolm McGready, Ensors Chartered Accountants
The Spring Budget gave businesses several valuable new reliefs, to help cashflow and to incentivise investment through the latter stages of the pandemic. For many these will be helpful, but think before you claim them, as the increase in Corporation Tax to 25% from April 2023 will have an impact.

Published in Suffolk Director Magazine, Autumn 2021

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Never give up on your dreams!

By Steve Flory, Hudson Group

Roughly 15 years ago a good friend of mine called and told me that Hudson Signs was closing down because the owners had moved to the States.

Published in Suffolk Director Magazine, Autumn 2021

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Being given a guiding hand

By Pat Lewis, Source One Consulting
When thinking about the word ‘Guide’ many thoughts came into my head, but the most dominant was that to be able to guide someone else, you must have had experiences both good and bad.

Published in Suffolk Director Magazine, Autumn 2021

The latest Norfolk issues

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Quickfire with Ben Goode

Director, LSI Architects
Ben Goode is a Director at LSI Architects, an AJ100 listed architectural practice which has offices in Norwich and London.

Published in Norfolk Director Magazine Autumn 2021

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Lead Interview: Ian Hacon

Founder, Energise.me
Our lead interview in the GUIDE issue of Norfolk Director business magazine is Ian Hacon, Founder of Energise.me and partner at Zaks Diners

Published in Norfolk Director Magazine Autumn 2021

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Spotlight on Nick Lane

Managing Director, Nick Lane Marketing

Nick started his marketing career at Aviva where he managed the IFA advertising, before gamekeeper turned poacher, when he set up his own marketing consultancy.

Published in Norfolk Director Magazine Autumn 2021

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What would your team do with 20% extra energy?

With lockdown restrictions finally lifted, would you benefit from increased energy in your team?
Well here’s an exclusive offer from Energise.Me

Published in Norfolk Director Magazine Autumn 2021

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Building work starts on new Big C centre

By Dr Chris Bushby, Big C
Building and renovation work has started on a new cancer support centre for Big C situated in Dereham Road, Norwich, which when completed will service the Greater Norwich area with its population of over 380,000.

Published in Norfolk Director Magazine Autumn 2021

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We’re here to help show you the way

By Ed Savory, Birketts LLP
It is a privilege to be a Norfolk based corporate lawyer. Yet, I expect that most people have no idea what we actually do.

Published in Norfolk Director Magazine Autumn 2021

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Tips to keep yourself safe online

By John Harrison ACSI, Charles Stanley Wealth Managers
At Charles Stanley Wealth Managers we help clients secure their financial future. In today’s world though just having the right investments and tax wrappers is not enough. As everything moves increasingly online this presents new challenges.

Published in Norfolk Director Magazine Autumn 2021

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A guide to managing social media

By Florence Irvine Friel
Social Media has certainly come a long way since the days of Myspace back in the early 00’s. With so many different platforms now available, knowing which ones are the right ones for your business can be a tricky choice.

Published in Norfolk Director Magazine Autumn 2021

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