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Getting to grips with Generation Y

Friday Opinion - Propel Newsletter - 6th May 2016 Andrew Turner, category and trade marketing director for Heineken UK, was on one of the panels at the Association of Licensed Multiple Retailers Spring Conference in April, and what he said about the Generation Y/millennial generation was illuminating. He said (and I am paraphrasing) one of [...]

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Tim Bacon’s legacy by Ann Elliott

Friday Opinion - Propel Newsletter - 27th May 2016 Last week, I went to Tim Bacon’s memorial service in Manchester along with about 1,500 other people – there was standing room only at The Albert Hall above Albert’s Schloss in Peter Street. It was the most amazing event with emotional speeches from a close family [...]

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The brilliance of New Orleans, by Ann Elliott

Friday Opinion - Propel Newsletter - 10th June 2016 New Orleans is one of those cities where everyone who hasn’t been seems to want to go to and where everyone who has been thinks it is tremendous. The recent amazing Propel trip to Chicago presented Sally Whelan from HospitalityGEM and I with the perfect opportunity to [...]

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Developing female entrepreneurs by Ann Elliott

Friday Opinion - Propel Newsletter - 8th July 2016 Earlier this week, Elliotts held a lunch for 60 leading women in the leisure and hospitality sector inspired by an article Luke Johnson wrote for the Sunday Times in February. In the article he says: “I believe role models matter most if people are to take a [...]

By | 2017-06-29T13:43:27+00:00 September 27th, 2016|Insight, Propel|Comments Off on Developing female entrepreneurs by Ann Elliott

A week in West Yorkshire

Friday Opinion – Propel Newsletter – 5th August 2016 It was great to spend a week in West Yorkshire last week – going back to where you grew up is always an interesting lesson in contrasts. What was once a gastronomic desert is now teeming with places to satisfy even the most demanding of palates. Take [...]

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The great and the not so good

Friday Opinion – Propel Newsletter – 2nd September 2016 I love August when city and town pubs and restaurants are a bit quieter and you have time to look around and see what’s going on. Here are some great things and some not so great things from the past two weeks. The great: The Barbary in [...]

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Getting the best out of your business by Ann Elliott

Ten thoughts on getting the best out of your business by Ann Elliott Recently, I was sat having a beer with a friend outside her cafe, when she said to me: “If you had this place, what would you do with it?” Friendships are very important to me, so I thought I would think about [...]

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