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Benchmarking Financial Services Excellence For Employers

An employer network event has been held at City College so people working in business and financial services can improve the quality of their service delivery. The event included the launch of a toolkit developed by blue chip employers who
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Inventors Check Into Innovation Clinic

Budding entrepreneurs and inventors have been checking into a new free specialist support service to convert good ideas into profitable businesses. The service called the Innovation Clinic offers business advice from an experienced innovation mentor and interim manager. Confidential advice
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Interim Management Helps Dog Poo Go Walkies

An inventor has designed an innovative product, a re-usable carry bag, for dog walkers to safely store dog poo. The inventive design ensures dog waste is no longer a public health risk and can be safely stored and carried to
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DTI Innovation Interim Management: Sound Approach With Klenz-Pod

This case study shows how a business with an innovative idea for a new product used innovative interim management support to move from a concept to a comprehensive risk assessed project plan.
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Using A Competency Framework To Create Success

This case study shows the benefits of an organisation introducing a competency framework with external support to help their workforce achieve high performance standards.
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Improving Client Relationship Management (CRM)

This case study aims to show how external advice helped a high technology company develop new customer-focused strategies and increase new business.
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The Synergy Of Success

The aim of this case study is to show how ideas can be transformed into creative enterprise through effective partnership.
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A Strategy For Change Using The Balanced Scorecard

The aim of this case study is to show how a small business successfully re-branded their offer in a competitive market with a few activities highly focused on internal and external customer needs. Facing The Challenges Owner-managers Susan and Neil
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A Planned Approach To Internal And External Challenges

The aim of this case study is to show how a chief executive is involving the management team to appraise their own organisation and help create a strategy to maintain significant growth without losing their core founding values. Facing The
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External Consultancy Improves Market-Leading Position

The aim of this case study is to show how a market leader in manufacturing and retail has taken advantage of external consultancy support service to improve its position as a market leader. The Organisation The market leader designs, manufactures
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