7 episodes

A series of podcasts from Skipton BID and Rombalds Radio to provide support and advice to businesses as we move out of lockdown.

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A series of podcasts from Skipton BID and Rombalds Radio to provide support and advice to businesses as we move out of lockdown.

    Managing finances and business loans

    Managing finances and business loans

    Stuart Clarkson is joined by Colin Glass (Murray Harcourt), Stephen Dinsmore (Armstrong Watson) and Andrew Kitchingman to discuss the impact of the pandemic on business finances, the support available, managing cashflow and planning your exit strategy.

    • 35 min
    Reinventing your business

    Reinventing your business

    Business mentors Michael Tolan, Julian Horrocks and Don McCombe talk to Stuart Clarkson about reinventing or pivoting your company following the pandemic - as well as covering exit strategies and why getting a mentor might be a productive thing for your company.

    • 42 min
    Tourism, hospitality and leisure

    Tourism, hospitality and leisure

    Business owners from the tourism sector discuss reopening and adapting after the pandemic. Stuart Clarkson is joined by Mark Cunliffe-Lister (Swinton Estate), James Staveley (Lightwater Holdings), Sebastian Fattorini (Skipton Castle) and Liz Smailes (Skipton BID).

    • 38 min
    Finance including government-backed loans

    Finance including government-backed loans

    Mark Wilcockson from the British Business Bank and Carolyn Frank from the Federation of Small Businesses talk to Stuart Clarkson about the range of financial support available to businesses during the pandemic.

    • 28 min
    HR tips and advice

    HR tips and advice

    Sarah Seastron from Clockwork HR in Skipton talks to Stuart Clarkson about HR issues raised by the Covid-19 pandemic, including furlough, testing and vaccinations, business restructuring and employee support.

    • 29 min
    Emotional wellbeing in the workplace

    Emotional wellbeing in the workplace

    Corinne Yeadon from Being Better talks to Stuart Clarkson about managing emotional wellbeing in the workplace in a post-pandemic environment.

    • 24 min