A consultant wouldn’t work in my business. Would it?

A second piece in a mini series looking at why businesses don't engage with an external consultant, or in larger business cases a non-executive director. Last weeks article was written from the basis of fact. I have seen many times over the effect of change on a business, both positive and negative, both proactively managed [...]

Getting under the skin of a truly unique business!

Since I've taken the role Associate Director at Inspire I've been out meeting some of their clients whenever I can. Part of the visit is getting to know their business, working out how I and Inspire can help them on their growth journey, and part is telling the owner my story and how I'm qualified [...]

A&S Appointed Approved Mentor under Wiltshire Business Mentor Scheme

A&S have been appointed as a registered and approved mentor to the Wiltshire Business Mentors Scheme (WBMS) following an interview and reference process carried out by the scheme's supervisory team.  The WBMS is an initiative supported by Inspire (formerly Wessex Chambers of Commerce).  The Scheme is designed to give business owners access to mentors [...]

By |March 28th, 2017|Chambers of Commerce, Outreach, Partnerships|0 Comments

A&S Join the team at Inspire as a Partner

A&S are delighted to announce we are joining the Inspire by Wessex Chambers new membership program as a partner. Having worked with Wessex Chamber of Commerce for over four years we are excited about the new membership program and look forward to working with the other clients and partners to achieve our business goals, and [...]

DAR Logistics Growth Continues

Throughout the past few months we have been working with a new client in DAR Logistics, a new delivery firm based in Trowbridge. Early in October we worked closely with Danny Reeves, owner of DAR, with a specific client need which helped Danny achieve a record month for his business including the adding to his [...]

Record Levels of New Business Reached for Clients

Throughout 2016 our A&S has been steadily growing and this has been topped of with a record quarter ending in September 2016 with over £100,000 of business generated for our clients. A&S works for our clients as a commercial business consultant and we have seen over the past 12-18 months record volumes of business being [...]

Strategic Partnership Announcement

A & S Business Consultants are pleased to announce a closer partnership with RE-D of North Bradley. Having worked with RE-D on the design and implementation of the new A&S website it was realised by both parties that working closely together could be mutually beneficial as the skill sets complemented each other. RE-D have a [...]

Biggest Charity Challenge Yet!

Since we founded the business in 2013 we've raised over £5,000 for charities including The British Heart Foundation and Wiltshire Air Ambulance. In 2016 our MD Ashley is going to take this to the extreme and complete a Triathlon over what is known as an Ironman 70.3 distance. In September 2016 Ashley will be completing [...]

By |February 5th, 2016|Outreach, Sales and Business Development|0 Comments

Triathlon Club Awards

Elected Chairman of Trowbridge Hot Chilli Triathlon Club in 2015 Ashley hosted the annual awards dinner in December 2015. The presentation included club event of the year including events in the UK, Europe and club athletes competing in Canada. Awards were presented in numerous categories including most improved, best athlete, most spectacular fall and best [...]

By |June 30th, 2015|Awards, Outreach, Presentations|0 Comments

Video Production

A client we have worked with for 2 years needed a video made for distribution around their sites. The video was to show how kitchen staff can carry out basic maintenance themselves to reduce costs. This required a professional catering engineer capable of highlighting core simple maintenance that can be carried out by catering [...]

By |June 30th, 2015|Outreach, Sales and Business Development|0 Comments