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Our Intellectual Property Certificates are available to download, please follow the links below. ICO Reg Certificate [PDF] IP Design Reg Certificate Slimroast [PNG] IP Trademark Check Invest [PDF] IP Trademark Consult-SMP [PDF] IP Trademark SlimRoast [PDF] IP Trademark SMP [PDF]

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NEW FREE E-BOOK TO IMPROVE YOUR WRITING SKILLS

A new e-book on tips and techniques to improve your writing skills is online for smart phone users and Kindle readers. It is free for a short period. The author, an award-winning management consultant, has designed it to be compatible
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Award for Eco-Haus

Elliptical Building Designed for Living Leisure and Learning A unique elliptical building has been launched by award-winning experts in environmental conservation and health.  It is powered by renewable energy and built with renewable natural materials. The biophilic design gives occupants the
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Healthy Food and Drink Award for Botanical Blends

Readers of leading health and fitness magazines have voted an Award to a newcomer in the expanding healthy food and drink market. Health and Fitness and Womens Fitness are established voices for health conscious people providing up to date expert
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Post Mediation Guidance

The aim of this briefing note is to ensure that all parties leaving mediation make the most of the process and the outcomes OBJECTIVES: The objectives of workplace mediation are to prevent dispute escalation, resolve disputes sufficiently to restore effective
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Guide: Mediation in Supply Chains

Cost-Effective Solutions to Disputes Affecting the Supply Chain – Extracted from Wealth & Finance Magazine. Strategic Management Partners (SMP) was established in 1990 as a niche management consultancy, advising public quoted and private owned organisations during periods of significant change.
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Guide: Mediation in Psychometrics

Personality Profiling to Manage Others and Develop Oneself APPLICATIONS The use of personality profiling instruments has long been established as a method to assist in analysing people’s suitability for particular roles and their development needs. The most common application is
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Guide: Mediation for Successful Mergers and Acquistions

2016 saw the highest level of UK internal mergers and acquisitions since 2008, involving over 500 companies and over £20 Billion. The value of UK mergers with foreign firms was ten times higher. Yet experts say that less than 10%
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Guide: Mediation in IP

Protecting your Intellectual Property “IP” with Mediation THE PROBLEM Your IP includes your trademarks, product and service designs, supply chain and staff contracts, personal data, and customer records. It adds up to more than 50% of the real value of
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Guide to Mediation in Fraud

Fraud Recovery: A Pragmatic Alternative with Mediation  THE ISSUE More than 90% of businesses, charities and public sector organisations experience losses through fraud. Fraud can involve data theft, office equipment losses, invoice irregularities, specious customer claims to avoid payment, insurance
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