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My name is Joel Bissitt. I have been an entrepreneur for 24 years and have run many small businesses across various sectors. For the last 10 years I have worked mainly within online media, franchising and small business start-ups. I am an author of various websites including Franchise UK https://www.franchise-uk.co.uk

Black Friday fails to deliver for retailers

Black Friday failed to deliver a much-needed uplift for the high street last month as non-food retailers such as fashion stores struggled, new figures show. Monthly data from the British Retail Consortium (BRC) and KPMG showed like-for-like sales across the sector rose by a “meagre” 0.6% in November compared …

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Brydon and activist braced for ISS verdict

The battle over the future of the London Stock Exchange Group’s (LSEG) chairman will reach a potentially decisive moment on Tuesday when an influential agency issues its voting recommendation to investors. Sky News understands that Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) will advise the owners of LSEG whether to support or …

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Most driving tests go ahead despite examiners' strike

Most people due to take a driving test on Monday did so despite a strike by examiners, the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) said.The examiners’ strike coincided with a new type of driving test introduced this week.The action, taken in conjunction with vehicle inspectors, was in protest at …

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MPs call for probe over SSE-npower merger plan

MPs have called for a competition probe into the merger between two of the UK’s biggest energy suppliers saying it risked resulting in less competition and a bad deal for consumers. The tie-up, agreed last month, will see the household supply businesses operated by SSE and npower join forces …

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Crisis-hit Carillion chair lines up new job

The chairman of Carillion, the crisis-hit construction and outsourcing group, is being lined up for a new role in the boardroom of Survitec, a British-based manufacturer of survival equipment. Sky News has learnt that Philip Green, the former boss of United Utilities, is in discussions with Onex, Survitec’s Canadian …

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We are: leaders on a mission to change the face of ageing

Photo: (L-R) UK MD of Home Instead Senior Care Martin Jones, Sky News’ Sarah-Jane Mee and Jeff Huber, President and CEO from Home Instead in the States. Home Instead’s 11th annual national conference saw over 750 delegates including franchise owners, key players and CAREGivers come together to celebrate the strength …

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Bitcoin crackdown as UK mulls regulation

A crackdown on cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin aims to bring in regulations to combat crime including tax evasion, terrorism and money laundering. The Treasury announced the drive as work began across the EU to bring transparency to virtual currency exchanges. Under the plan, online platforms would be forced to carry …

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