How have Customer Demands and Technology trends transformed the Restaurant Industry?

Naeem Arif is a highly experienced customer-orientated leader, with over 15 years experience as director of multiple successful Private Limited Companies in the Retail and Management Consulting world. He the founder of NA Consulting, a retail and management consultancy,...

The Woman that is You

What does International Women's Day mean to you? On a chilly Sunday morning, my alarm goes off much earlier than it should do. The self-inflicted hangover post the wedding of the year, that of my best friend, has decided to...

Sabai Sabai’s fourth venue opens in city centre

Sabai Sabai fans are enjoying the Thai-rific news that the independent restaurant group has opened a fourth venue in Birmingham. This time the family owned business isn't heading for another suburb of Birmingham but has found a great building a...

New Year: New You!

Every New Year many of us make resolutions to lose weight or to embark on a health and fitness journey. However, often many of us will break these resolutions. So this year let’s stop the cycle and try to...

The Best of Fashion Parade Bride

We’ve got an exclusive for you, Fashion Parade Bride by Mustang Productions held in the heart of London, Marylebone. The exclusive invite-only event saw celebrities like Gurinder Chadha, Neev Spencer and Lizzie Cundy joined dignitaries like ex-Prime Minister of Pakistan Shaukat Aziz, on the front row,...

The problem with business support

Paul considers himself a ‘son of Birmingham’, spending his early years in the inner city areas of Bordesley Green and taking on his first job as working in the Birmingham markets. Paul now sits on 5 charitable boards, owns shares,...

The Silent Cry

I’m not a parent. I cannot begin to comprehend the pain felt by the parents of Asad Khan at the loss of their 11 year old son. I cannot fathom what drove a young boy, with a bright future,...

The times of India: What Brexit holds for the ever-developing country?

This time last week, I was unexpectedly in India for the funeral of my beloved aunt. It allowed a few days to reflect on differences between the UK and India; two countries that have shaped many British born Indians...

Meet Paul Cadman Our Business Columnist

Paul considers himself a ‘son of Birmingham’, spending his early years in the inner city areas of Bordesley Green and taking on his first job as working in the Birmingham markets. Paul’s early school days were made more challenging due...

What is under the ‘Magic Money Tree?’

We have had several politicians talk about the 'magic money tree' as if it is a fantasy and believing in it means you are living in fantasyland. And yet it is there, in plain sight: except we don't want to...