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The Summer 2021  issue is themed…

AGILE

The Summer issue 2021 is themed AGILE
2021 Summer| Suffolk Director Magazine
Guy Nicholls, Tru7 Group
“The most challenging thing I do is being a parent. As a child you’re taught to do all sorts of things, but not to be a husband and a father; business is easy compared to that.”

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Helping you run your business better.

Although not specifically aimed at directors and owners of start-up businesses, the magazine content, advice and tips we share with our readers have one common goal, to help you run your business better, no matter how long you have been trading. 

Our articles come from leaders of local businesses such as: Ensors Chartered Accountants, Birkett Long Solicitors, and MAD-HR, as well as Conatus Financing Solutions, Compass Point Recruitment and Source One Consulting; all who know first-hand the reality of running a business based in Suffolk and are willing to share their knowledge. 

We also work in collaboration with the main business support networks in the county; the Suffolk Chamber of Commerce, IoD Suffolk, the New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership and MENTA.

In this issue of Suffolk Director Magazine

Content this issue

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How genuinely agile is your business?

By Kevin Ward, Conatus Financing Solutions
We all hear people saying that they are agile and able to make rapid changes within their business; some might even say that they have heard many businesspeople boasting to that effect. However, if challenged, how genuinely agile are you, your business and importantly, your team members?

Published in Suffolk Director Magazine, Summer 2021

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5 tips for taking photos

By Warren Page, Pagepix

Photography has changed so much in the last 25 years. We are now surrounded by powerful imagery on a daily basis and the latest smart-phone adverts promise to make us into pros with the touch of a finger.

Published in Suffolk Director Magazine, Summer 2021

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An agile approach prepares you for the unexpected

By Clare Friel, Friel
Before starting my own business, the word agile was something I only associated with fitness. Yet, over the past two years I have learnt that it has everything to do with business, and more so than ever, an agile approach has been key to navigating through the pandemic.
Published in Suffolk Director Magazine, Summer 2021

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Hold the Chilli!

By Chris Pont, IJYI

IJYI was formed back in 2014 when a colleague and I became frustrated with enterprise software delivery. It was slow, painful, political and incredibly expensive. It was also very non-Agile!

Published in Suffolk Director Magazine, Summer 2021

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Futureproofing your brand

By Jonathan Perlmutter, Birkett Long

At Birkett Long, we are lucky enough to be able to work with some very well-known brands. Some of them are almost as old as the firm itself, while others are recognised in households across the world.

Published in Suffolk Director Magazine, Summer 2021

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Spotlight

Quickfire

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Quickfire with Stuart Dantzic

Managing Director, Caribbean Blinds

Stuart Dantzic is MD of Caribbean Blinds which has been designing, manufacturing and supplying the very finest external shading systems that transform the use, functionality, and enjoyment of all types of spaces for over 30 years.
Published in Suffolk Director Magazine, Summer 2021

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Quickfire with Stuart Dantzic

Managing Director, Caribbean Blinds

Stuart Dantzic is MD of Caribbean Blinds which has been designing, manufacturing and supplying the very finest external shading systems that transform the use, functionality, and enjoyment of all types of spaces for over 30 years.
Published in Suffolk Director Magazine, Summer 2021

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AGILE

The Summer issue 2021 is themed AGILE
2021 Summer| Suffolk Director Magazine
Guy Nicholls, Tru7 Group
“The most challenging thing I do is being a parent. As a child you’re taught to do all sorts of things, but not to be a husband and a father; business is easy compared to that.”

be in the know, to have the know how.​

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AGILE

The Summer issue 2021 is themed AGILE
2021 Summer| Suffolk Director Magazine
Guy Nicholls, Tru7 Group
“The most challenging thing I do is being a parent. As a child you’re taught to do all sorts of things, but not to be a husband and a father; business is easy compared to that.”

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Culture

2021 Spring | Suffolk Director Magazine
Carole Burman & Charlotte Bate, MAD-HR
“Being a good HR professional is a bit like being a chameleon – you adapt the mantle that best suits the people you are with. We have learnt how to fit whilst remaining authentic and comfortable with who we are.”

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INNOVATE

2020 Autumn/Winter | Suffolk Director Magazine
Peter Wilson, Group MD, Cory Brothers “I’ve always lived by my dad’s advice; to treat everyone as your equal. My ambition is based on an understanding that you can get on without having to tread on others to do it”

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ADAPT

Summer/Autumn 2020 COVID-19 Special Issue | Rebecca, Suffolk Director

Rebecca Thurlow, MD, Compass Point Recruitment “I’ve thought about the word I would use to describe the COVID-19 pandemic and that’s ‘scary!’ Especially in the early weeks, it was very scary on so many levels, both privately and professionally. But the positives have been more than I expected.”

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