The BMC & me: David Carter

“The Business Media Club has helped me define what we are as a business by understanding our true purpose and reshaping our image and reputation.” David Carter, Independent Financial Adviser, Arden Associates The CGM Business Media Club is five and to mark our anniversary we’ve been talking to members about how the club has helped to improve their marketing and communications skills.  Be part of our celebrations at CGM Media…

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The BMC & me: Abhinav Mathur

“The Business Media Club is thought-provoking, fun and attended by a great group of people who bring their own passion and insight to the club. I always leave with lots of ideas and genuinely useful information” Abhinav Mathur, Simply Hosting and Servers To mark the fifth anniversary of the CGM Business Media Club, we’ve been speaking to members about how the club benefits their business.  Book your seat for our…

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The BMC & me: Lorraine Griffiths

“I like the environment – the interaction, friendliness and the focus on big ideas and relevant content” Lorraine Griffiths To celebrate the fifth anniversary of the CGM Business Media Club, we’ve been speaking to members about how the club has helped their business.  Book your seat at our landmark meeting at CGM Media Centre on Friday, September 28 by visiting Eventbrite. ****************************************************************** Lorraine Griffiths joined the Business Media Club in…

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The BMC & me: Ruth Allsopp

“We are always looking for innovative ways to train our staff and the Business Media Club is perfect – it is different and full of valuable tips and great ideas” Ruth Allsopp, strategic project delivery manager, Titania Ltd To mark the fifth anniversary of the CGM Business Media Club, we’ve been speaking to members – both past and present – about how the club benefits their business.  Book your seat…

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The BMC & me: Maggie Doyle

“The Business Media Club has a real buzz to it. It is full of great ideas and gives you the confidence to find out about and try out new things – all in a pleasant, supportive environment” Maggie Doyle, Worcestershire poet laureate emeritus To celebrate the fifth anniversary of the CGM Business Media Club, we’ve been speaking to members about how the club has helped their business.  Book your place…

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Why good times have never seemed so good for Worcestershire

Sports teams teach us lessons in life and business. A topsy-turvy season for Worcestershire CCC has ended in triumph. Chris Green offers five reasons why and how. 1 – Solid leadership Everyone needs this in all walks of life. Skipper and England all-rounder Moeen Ali led from the front with quiet, calm authority and his personal performances with bat and ball were shaped by skill, temperament and consistency. Not too…

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CGM blog: D’Oliveira won hearts and changed minds

In a delicious irony Basil D’Oliveira is being given the freedom of Worcester this week. Ironic because, aside from being an amazingly gifted sportsman, Dolly was best known for being denied freedom to play cricket in the country of his birth by seeking to represent his chosen adopted country, England. Ironic because in a week when English cricket has rightly feted former England captain Alistair Cook for bowing out with…

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CGM blog: Five years of the Business Media Club

Five years ago, I had this crazy idea to start my own training and network club. Fuelled by the idea of hosting a regular event I’d wish to attend myself I decided to strip out all the things I disliked about business networking and poured in all the things that would attract me. For starters, it had to have purpose. My bag is media, communications and marketing and I figured…

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CGM blog: Why being a Soul Business is best

Is your business a Soul Business? By that, I mean do you communicate from the heart? If not, you’re missing a trick. Soul Business is the ethos we work to at Chris Green Media and it is based on fundamental principles that work best in life as well as business. Its core is effective communication – not just telling people what you do and how you do it but primarily…

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CGM blog: The price of everything

Hey, it’s football transfer deadline day don’t you know. Not that Sky Sports will let you forget, mind. In fact, if you watch Sky Sports News today, you’d be hard pressed to believe there’s any other action worthy of mention in the wonderful world of sport. Forget GB swimmer Adam Peaty’s multiple record-breaking, gold-winning week in the European Championships in Glasgow. Or the happy smiling faces of dozens of British…

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