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Know your competition?

Very often it is not your obvious competitors who are the ones you should watch but the emerging brands which are bringing something new to the table. For example, look at Little Chef, the motorway restaurant, modelled on the classic American diner. In 2000, they were a thriving business with 439 roadside diners. If you wanted to stop for a meal on a motorway or dual carriageway, you would probably have pulled over and popped into a Little Chef. Roll onto 2014 ... Read more

The Law of Momentum

Why is it that momentum just seems to increase when we’re active? I mountain bike and there is nothing like a good long downhill to get you going quickly. There are dangers though, the faster you go the more you have to be on your guard, rocks, gates, walls all appear much more quickly, then there’s the loose stuff which can whip your wheels from under you. So you have to stay focused, keep your senses alert and be ready for the ... Read more