Executive retreat’s location perfect for ‘slowing down, reflection, reviewing and recharging’

It’s set to be a very special retreat for CEOs, business owners and senior leaders in one of Dorset’s most stunning... READ MORE »

Biz Gallery: “Acting early may give competitive advantage” Rear Admiral tells business leaders

A former top advisor to the Ministry of Defence has urged businesses to adopt a clear strategy for dealing with the challenges... READ MORE »

Business leaders urged to take up places as Evolve wins nine more peer groups in Dorset

Evolve – the community for entrepreneurs and business leaders – has been awarded more peer groups for both the Dorset... READ MORE »

This is the moment for strong and inspirational leadership, says Vistage chair David McDonald

This is the moment for strong, inspirational leadership, writes David McDonald. As businesses recover and rebuild themselves... READ MORE »

A certain kind of magic: David McDonald on mastermind and Vistage peer advisory groups

When CEOs, MDs and Owners across industries meet to discuss the challenges and successes only they can understand, magic... READ MORE »

David McDonald on how joining forces with others boosts your decision-making power

We all make bad decisions, writes David McDonald. It’s human nature. When choices are available, it’s easy to make the wrong... READ MORE »

“Take time to invest in you and your business – otherwise you are selling yourself short…”

Chris Symons, CEO of BH Live, talks about his Vistage Peer Group experience with local Chair, David McDonald. Tell me about... READ MORE »

Gain perspective, advance leadership, begin to push your business performance to next level

It’s no surprise that Vistage member companies grow 2.2 times faster than their competition, writes David McDonald. Haven’t... READ MORE »

“I’ve never been an out and out salesperson, so I find cold contacting very uncomfortable”

Each week we shine the spotlight on a member of Dorset’s business community and ask him, or her, for answers to our part... READ MORE »

Lonely at the top: Former MD offers leaders free entry to business online peer group

A former Managing Director with more than 30 years’ experience of leading businesses and projects is offering SME owners... READ MORE »