Appco Group UK Blog

Why being a good sport is good for tennis – and business

Rafael Nadal’s grace in defeat after an epic Wimbledon battle with Gilles Muller last night got us thinking about how being a good sport is not only an admired quality in tennis heroes, it’s also particularly relevant [...]
 

Inside Appco UK: our in-house contact centre manager

Appco UK employs a whole host of people who support our business and deliver our services. Each month we sit down with one of them to find out a little more about what they do. This month it’s Contact Centre Manager, Charles W [...]
 

Riut: young entrepreneur goes pack to basics

Riut founder Sarah Giblin may not be a household name – yet. But, by harnessing the skills and work ethic acquired in a corporate role, and adding a whole lot of her own innovation, she was able to build a company worth £1million in [...]
 

How J.K. Rowling built a legacy worth over £20billion

In 1997, Joanne Rowling was like many fledgling entrepreneurs: financially strapped but with a brilliant idea. Today, she is celebrating 20 years of becoming one of the most successful female entrepreneurs in history. Those l [...]
 

20,000 more people working in direct sales in the UK

The number of people working in direct sales in the UK has risen by 20,000 according to a report from the Direct Selling Association (DSA). According to the DSA, the UK has seen a steady increase in direct selling since 2009. Th [...]
 

Get smart! Is your business mobile friendly?

It’s easy to see how mobile web browsing has become more and more popular. Look around any packed train, lift or shopping centre and you’ll see a majority of people scrolling through their phones, checking Facebook, Instagram, SnapC [...]
 

Independent contractor connects with Uber driver over self-employed benefits

An Uber driver who picked up an independent sales contractor as a customer was so impressed to hear about how much she enjoys her self-employed position that he got in touch with Appco UK. We’ve all mad [...]
 

Three Millennial entrepreneurs making a serious impact

From Adidas to Visa and DHL to Microsoft – big brands are paying attention to today’s entrepreneur. Appco UK takes a look at three of the brightest (and youngest) sparks in business and looks at the new age of innovation. [...]
 

Inside Appco UK: The Business Analyst

Appco UK has a whole host of people working to support our business and deliver our services. Each month we sit down with one of them to find out a little more about what they do. This month it’s Business Analyst, Noah Lal. Noah Lal (lef [...]
 

International Women’s Day 2017: celebrating women’s achievements within Appco UK

International Women’s Day is a worldwide event that celebrates women’s achievements – from the political to the social – while calling for gender equality. To help mark this event we [...]
 
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