27 episodes

Join Be the Business and host Hunter Ruthven as each episode an inspiring business leader or entrepreneur reveals the small, but incrementally powerful changes they've made to better their company's performance, productivity and culture. Their challenges are those being faced by businesses all over the world each day. Their solutions are what will help others produce game-changing improvements.

Visit www.bethebusiness.com to find out where the business you own, run or work in could be improving.

It's The Small Things Be the Business

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 15 Ratings

Join Be the Business and host Hunter Ruthven as each episode an inspiring business leader or entrepreneur reveals the small, but incrementally powerful changes they've made to better their company's performance, productivity and culture. Their challenges are those being faced by businesses all over the world each day. Their solutions are what will help others produce game-changing improvements.

Visit www.bethebusiness.com to find out where the business you own, run or work in could be improving.

    BONUS: How London Sock Company co-founder Dave Pickard met the challenge of COVID-19

    BONUS: How London Sock Company co-founder Dave Pickard met the challenge of COVID-19

    Following our interview with London Sock Company co-founder Dave Pickard, which took place before the outbreak of coronavirus, we check back in to find out why the ecommerce business founders realised they’d removed themselves too much from day-to-day operations, why a change in operation model was required and how unprecedented disruptions to global supply chains were dealt with.

    • 25 min
    BONUS: How Black+Blum founder Dan Black met the challenge of COVID-19

    BONUS: How Black+Blum founder Dan Black met the challenge of COVID-19

    Following our interview with Black+Blum founder Dan Black, which took place before the outbreak of coronavirus, we check back in to find out how the on-the-go food and drink products business navigated the challenge of everyone staying at home, tapping into the new ways in which people were living and taking a critical approach to the way it was marketing its recently refined set of products.

    • 16 min
    BONUS: How KellyBronze MD Paul Kelly met the challenge of COVID-19

    BONUS: How KellyBronze MD Paul Kelly met the challenge of COVID-19

    Following our interview with KellyBronze MD Paul Kelly, which took place before the outbreak of coronavirus, we check back in to find out how the turkey-breeding business navigated the challenge of not knowing what demand would be for its product, making plans when labour supply was an unknown entity and continuing to focus on making small but important changes to operations.

    • 16 min
    BONUS: How Flight Club CEO Steve Moore met the challenge of COVID-19

    BONUS: How Flight Club CEO Steve Moore met the challenge of COVID-19

    Following our interview with Flight Club CEO Steve Moore, which took place before the outbreak of coronavirus, we check back in to find out how the hospitality business navigated the challenge of having to close the doors at all of its venues, putting the majority of staff on furlough and looking beyond the worrying headlines that continued to give no clear indication as to when trade could be recommenced.

    • 18 min
    BONUS: How Origin Global COO Victoria Brocklesby met the challenge of COVID-19

    BONUS: How Origin Global COO Victoria Brocklesby met the challenge of COVID-19

    Following our interview with Origin Global COO Victoria Brocklesby, which took place before the outbreak of coronavirus, we check back in to find out how the business navigated the challenge of managing a factory, a complex supply chain, a surge in demand for home improvement products and staying on track with an existing growth strategy.

    • 17 min
    BONUS: How Brompton Bicycle MD Will Butler-Adams met the challenge of COVID-19

    BONUS: How Brompton Bicycle MD Will Butler-Adams met the challenge of COVID-19

    Following our interview with Brompton Bicycle MD Will Butler-Adams, which took place before the outbreak of coronavirus, we check back in to find out how the business navigated the challenge of managing a factory with hundreds of workers, a complex supply chain, a surge in demand for bicycles and staying on track with an existing growth strategy.

    • 18 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
15 Ratings

15 Ratings

McHarvs ,

Love this!

So informative and interesting to hear these stories-able to relate to not just the business world but any job involving managing and making change for the better. Great questions asked to grasp the key information. Thank you. Keep them coming!

Barefootlife ,

If you care about continuous improvement, this is for you

Inspiring and insightful interviewd with stories for all entrepreneurs and business leaders in general. I also like the presenter's voice

Be the Business CEO ,

Great Insights on Disruption

Humphrey is a superb mix of strategy honesty and lessons learned

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