Cerebrations (Blog)

Is The Bribery Act Strangling UK Business?

Read the new gdz press release just published on PRWeb at: http://uk.prweb.com/releases/2011/9/prweb8795358.htm

Pensions Management August edition – article from gdz published on Bribery Act

Let me know what you think to my article recently published in Pensions Management where I discuss amongst other things, how trustees might be impacted by The Bribery Act. You can go straight to the article by this link:  http://www.pensions-management.co.uk/news/fullstory.php/aid/6073/Do_you_know_where_the_bodies_are_buried__.html

The Bribery Act – Do you know where the bodies are buried?

With the implementation of the Bribery Act underway we need to think really hard now about how it could negatively impact our businesses, even though any impact would likely be an unintended consequence says Nick Groom of gdz event analysts.  Let us not forget how important corporate hospitality still is for business, and perhaps the .. read more

Businesses wasting up to £1.4bn a year on Corporate Hospitality!

gdz’s latest press release to launch the new Predictive Event Return Calculator (PERC) reads: – “UK businesses are wasting up to an astonishing £1.4bn a year through unnecessary and avoidable weaknesses in the planning and execution of their corporate events and hospitality programmes, according to leading independent consulting and analysis business gdz event analysts. gdz estimates .. read more

Predictive Event Return Calculator (PERC) goes live onto website today!

The much awaited predictive event return calculator (PERC) has been delivered successfully onto the gdz website.  You can now check out how gdz could improve the return from your corporate hospitality and event strategy and it will take you less than 5 minutes to find out!  The calculator asks a number of questions regarding your corporate .. read more

Breaking News – Predictive Event Return Calculator (PERC) goes live!

Yesterday we launched PERC onto the web for our close friends and colleagues to review, play around with and send feedback on in readiness for the wider PR launch next week.  Early feedback has been fantastic, so let’s hope it encourages folk to contact us and ask for help; we understand how to make the most value .. read more

FIFA and the Bribery Act! “I haven’t thieved anything……

………….I haven’t given anybody anything and I don’t know what the hullabaloo is all about,” These are the words of beleaguered FIFA Vice President Jack Warner trying desperately to clear his name of allegations that he accepted bribes to decide the fate of future world cup venues. Whilst this story rumbles on it does highlight .. read more

Countdown to the arrival of the new gdz web based calculator – PERC!

Our brand new and unique predictive event return calculator (PERC) is now days away from being launched onto the website and we are hugely excited by the opportunity this presents for companies to get a very real indication of how they are travelling in this important area of their sales and marketing activities.  Companies will be able .. read more

“Those tickets for Wimbledon may land you in jail”!

“The new Bribery Act will criminalise acts of hospitality and place another bureaucratic burden on business”. Following closely my lead having shown you the Alex cartoon regarding Wimbledon corporate hospitality in my recent newsletter communication, the Evening Standard (Chris Blackhurst – City Editor) followed with the above named article in yesterdays West End Final edition.  Worth a .. read more

Dr Alistair Turner named gdz Chairman.

gdz is delighted to announce that Dr Alistair Turner has become Chairman of gdz event analysts.  Alistair is one of the most experienced leadership coaches and entrepreneurs in the UK.  He is the founder of LCB :  the leadership coaching business and LCB Ventures which advises and invests in entrepreneurial businesses.  Alistair said “ An .. read more