Business Growth

How I started my business

Alex Benjamin of Bradford-on-Avon-based Yard retraces her start-up steps Yard sells high quality gifts and homeware from its website and stylish high street store in the charming Wiltshire market town

How we manage and motivate our staff

Paula Thomas of Trimmers hairdressers on how she motivates her employees. Hairdressing can be a tiring occupation, with many hours spent on your feet. Yet staff must be well motivated