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Get Fit For 2017

Getting your business fit for the coming year requires an honest appraisal of where things stand now. Once you’ve completed the warts and all review, you need to look at where you are, where you’d ideally like to be and (the hardest part), how you are going to close the gap. Of course, for some, the gap is going to be bigger than for others but in every instance, the journey towards success begins in this same old tried and trusted fashion. Continue reading

Industry On Red Alert

We’ve all read the headlines, heard the reports and seen the shocking pictures. The NHS is in crisis again. Winter Crisis to be precise. Hospitals are struggling to cope with high demand for beds and some A&E departments have been completely overwhelmed with twice as many ambulances as ever before being diverted away from hospitals’ overcrowded and allegedly unsafe emergency rooms. Continue reading

Getting To Know… Caroline Arrowsmith, Head of Sales

In the latest instalment of our series of quick fire interviews, designed to help you get to know the team here at Speed a little better, Caroline Arrowsmith, with Speed for 10 years took some time out this month to tell us a little bit more about her life. Continue reading

Consultation Closed… But The Debate Continues

Back in November, the Ministry of Justice finally launched its long-awaited consultation on proposals to reduce the number of whiplash claims, arguing that there is an unacceptably high number of soft tissue injury claims in the UK which, if reduced, could save the average motorist about £40 a year on their insurance premium. Continue reading

Introducing Our Latest Team Member

Don Hughan began working as a key account manager for us this month and assumes responsibility for a specific number of key legal accounts. He’s been tasked with ensuring their smooth running, the strengthening of relationships and the maximisation of mutual benefits. Continue reading

We Resolve To…

With the new year well and truly upon us, many people will have made and already broken their personal resolutions. But how many of us have translated the annual tradition of establishing ‘new year, new me’ goals into the workplace? Well, hopefully, we can encourage you to do so. Throughout this month, you’ll have no doubt been aware of our online campaign encouraging you to resolve to explore the full range of our services in 2017. Continue reading

Getting To Know… Joanne Garmory, Operations Manager

In the latest instalment of our series of quick fire interviews, designed to help you get to know the team here at Speed a little better, Joanne Garmory, with Speed for 8 years, took some time out this month to tell us a little bit more about her life. Continue reading

Learn From The Best

Managing a business and the myriad relationships that exist in a commercial setting is a complex task. Often, we turn to others for help, perhaps those with more experience or those with the specialist skills needed for a particular task. In some businesses, mentoring plays a big role in staff development and there is no end of helpful literature out there, on and offline, with articles, TED talks and management texts claiming to answer all the questions – even those asked by ‘dummies.’ Continue reading

Negligence Claims Quadruple

Though still relatively small in number, claims relating to misdiagnosis of sepsis, (septicaemia) a potentially life-threatening condition, have quadrupled in the last five years, according to worrying new research. Continue reading

The Most Wonderful (Er, Stressful) Time Of The Year

As the song says, for many, Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year but, for many others, it is one of the most stressful. The holiday period is a time of heightened expectations, non-negotiable deadlines, financial pressures and complex social interactions with family and friends. In fact, in some surveys, people rate Christmas as being more stressful than divorce or being burgled! Continue reading

 
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