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29
Jan
2013

50 Tried and Tested Business Tips from Sage

by Claire Martinsen on Tue 29th Jan 2013 02:57

I’m very proud to be a Sage Business Expert and was recently asked for my top business tip.  It’s hard to hone things down to one, but the Tip I wanted to share was about sharing plans with suppliers.  That’s always been my way of working at Breckland Orchard – I want to share all […]

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25
Jan
2013

If you are thinking of starting a business....go for it [especially if you are female]

by Claire Martinsen on Fri 25th Jan 2013 01:19

Is it just me are have there been an awful lots of references to Female owned businesses over the past few weeks ? First there was the question in last week’s PMQ’s Q4. [137149] Mary Macleod (Brentford and Isleworth) (Con): Last week I organised an entrepreneurship seminar in Chiswick for women wanting to set up their own businesses, […]

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24
Jan
2013

Selling at Food Festivals.....what to sell?

by Claire Martinsen on Thu 24th Jan 2013 08:04

We do quite a few of the local food festivals and events – selling our Posh Pop of course! I get asked lots of times for advice on what to sell at Food  Festivals and events, so thought I would do a little blog piece with some thoughts. If you are thinking of  selling food […]

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22
Jan
2013

Snow and Easter Forecasting...........a curious mix....

by Claire Martinsen on Tue 22nd Jan 2013 09:36

Life is all about juxtapositions eh? Today is chilly beyond belief….I am sure anyone who is out and about will be craving a nice hot drink, rather than an ice cold soft drink.  But even though everything is snow clad outside the Breckland Orchard office, inside I am thinking about Easter which is less than […]

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09
Jan
2013

Here's to 2013!

by Claire Martinsen on Wed 09th Jan 2013 06:32

So excited about 2013………the children have [finally] gone back to school after the Christmas holidays and I’m back behind the desk big time and looking forward to a really great 2013 here at Breckland Orchard. I’m fizzing with ideas……holiday times seem to do that to me – they are a great chance to refresh, recharge […]

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