Out of hardship comes innovation and there is no doubt that we shall all be tested with our innovative ideas this year! Many business owners are wondering what they can do to survive the credit crunch and yet continue to plan for the future. But there are some interesting ideas, new and old, which might change the way that we run our businesses in the future.
The rules of business have changed! Many businesses are re-defining themselves around their core skills and creating long term relationships with other businesses in order to bring the greatest values to their customers. The old days of the corporation buying as many assets as possible to make themselves autonomous is going. Companies are now looking at the viability of outsourcing. (RAW Magazine 2009) Have a look at http://www.247virtualoffice.co.uk for some ideas and let me have yours?