How to get the best out of your team

How to get the best out of your team

In my time across many businesses, I have worked with many different people, worked with a whole host of characters and have managed many different personalities. I don’t want to say I was the best boss in the world, but I had a team which delivered, I had little...
Range planning – the need for Building Blocks

Range planning – the need for Building Blocks

First of all let me explain myself when I say ‘range planning’. Some may think this is planning a range, putting all the details on a worksheet of some kind (many of which retailers refer to as ‘line details’), putting all the products together, showing them to the...
WSSI – My tips for better stock management

WSSI – My tips for better stock management

I’m not sure why this is the first thing I thought would be the best to write about…but then again in my mind, a WSSI is one of the most important tools you can have as a retail business so it needs to be the one thing you are thoroughly behind. I have worked in...