Facing your competition

Having a rival business open up targeting the same market is you is an experience that every business owner dreads and yet nearly all have to deal with at least once. The immediate thought is of lower sales, reduced profits and even the worry that your business may not survive at all.

But if paranoia is not the way forward, what is? How should you respond to the prospect of another company selling the same thing as you to the same market?

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The Curious Case of the Disappearing Euro...

Protecting your data

How to successfully trade online

Grant Esterhuizen
Lester Aldrige's Corporate team
Andy Baldin
LANDesk Software
Michael Norton

The struggle for Europe's future, which increasingly seems to have Greece, Italy and now possibly... Full story

Data security depends on a complete but flexible toolset capable of managing and securing a diverse... Full story

Businesses that do not trade on the internet are missing out on a wealth of opportunities Full story


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University of Hertfordshire

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The Business Travel Show is Europe's largest dedicated event and the best place for SME businesses to secure more value and service for their travellers.

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Apps World Europe is returning to London Olympia on 29-30 November for two days of discussion and insight around multi-platform apps, with some of the leading brands and individuals from around the industry gathering to examine the latest industry trends, and where they're leading us.

The event includes a free to attend exhibition as well free and paid tracks options including speakers from Spotify, Rovio, RBS, BBC, Sky and many more. To secure your place at this year’s event and save 15% on paid passes register here using the discount code NB15.

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