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    The Great British Entrepreneur's Handbook 2014: Inspiring entrepreneursThe Great British Entrepreneur's Handbook 2015: Inspiring entrepreneurs (2nd volume)                                                                                                                              [...]

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    Interactive Highly relevant Fun and Engaging Quick-fire Suitable for all seniority levels Thought-Provoking A high-energy, engaging and thoroughly interactive tour through the ten major issues confronting every business and business person in the modern age. Looking at the major trends in business and how they overlap and influence one another, this presentation is suitable for audiences in a variety of markets and with of differing levels of seniority.  Specifically designed to be quick-fire and agenda-setting, this presentation can easily be adapted to include highly relevant, market [...]

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    Engaging and energetic. Knowledgeable  Insightful Charismatic Attentive to audience and speaker needs Efficient time-keeper Simon is an experienced and engaging event host. His relaxed style belies a keen feel for the audience's needs and engagement. Comfortable with small or large audiences, Simon is adept at keeping speakers on track and reflecting the audience's questions and comments. Simon is a powerful summariser of content and is equally proficient at assisting inexperienced presenters or managing celebrities though insightful questioning and a warm personality. His career in[...]

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    Do what you love Be the best you, you can be. What is Punk Business? Define your own success Unconventional wins the race How to think creatively Unlock your inner entrepreneur Our modern society is built upon certain notions which may or may not be serving you, they may not even be true, they certainly may not be the absolutes which certain institutions such as education systems, the media and even government have led you to believe. It is very possible and it may even be advantageous for you to go against the current, to rebel against the neat and narrow conceptions of success and [...]

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    Insight and inspiration Practical B2B and B2C insights Non-technical A "Big Idea" with straight forward applications Relevant for all types of business Real World as much as digital world Practical examples to convince C-Suite The digital revolution has created a whole new set of tools which have re-engineered broken business models, modernised out-dated working methods and rethought how we conduct some of the most fundamental aspects of our day to day lives. Social media and the virtual world have co-opted the language of relationship; “connection”, “like”, [...]

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    Simon Burton is an inspirational event speaker, host, panel chairman and Master of Ceremonies with vast practical business experience and a unique perspective on events. A passionate champion for entrepreneurs and start-ups, he is also a successful entrepreneur in his own right. Energetic, eclectic, inspiring and insightful, Simon is a powerful asset for any event.  Simon co-founded the Great British Entrepreneur Awards, Charity Film Awards, Football Business Awards and the Sports Business Awards and has launched and sold several media businesses. His current business interests encompass [...]

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