Leon’s Blog

Welcome to Leon Fear’s blog. Entrepreneur and Businessman. twitter – @leonfear

All blogs written by Leon Fear are for general information purposes only and express personal opinions, and do not necessarily constitute fact and should not be relied upon wholly or in part in the form of advice or in any other way. All content is designed for the enjoyment of the reader and is based on personal experience and opinions.

Consistency Makes Success

Whether you are washing the dishes or building a business, consistency is a key element to ultimately being successful in any endeavour. Without it tasks never get finished and ultimately it stops you reaching your goal. All of the most successful businesses have one common trait in my opinion: they…

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It’s a Boy!

Congratulations to Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge on their fantastic news of a baby Boy born at the Lindo Wing at St. Mary’s Hospital in Paddington, London at 4.24pm this afternoon. Speculation is now on what the baby boy will be called, my bet is George! I hope…

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I’ve Started, So I’ll Finish

Its a well known fact that people who regularly start things and never finish them rarely get very far in any endeavour. It is a fairly obvious statement really when you think about it because if you get Henry out to do a spot of vacuuming and stop half way…

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New Jobs Being Created in Newport, South Wales

Newport in South Wales continues to expand and grow with the latest announcement from the Welsh Government that a further £1.5 million funding package has been approved to support the regeneration of the city centre. The city council will receive the money in order to carry out demolition work for…

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Market Makes an Upward Turn but Housing Supply Vital

The Daily Telegraph article today will give many homeowners, estate agents, solicitors and IFA’s a confidence boost as indications continue to show that the housing market in the UK is making a slow recovery. It is important to remember however that house prices are still out of sync with earnings…

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Another Great Briton: Andy Murray wins Wimbledon

Congratulations to Andy Murray who won Wimbledon today being the first Brit to take the title since Fred Perry 77 years ago. After playing an incredible match against World number one Novak Djokovic, in searing heat with a court temperature of over 40 degrees, Murray went on to win as…

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It’s All about Focus in the Fast Lane

With the British Grand Prix at Silverstone tomorrow, you can sense the tense atmosphere in the paddock as drivers and teams prepare for one the most important events in the race calendar, and in continuing the great British history of motorsport where the first World Championship was held here at…

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A Smile Costs Nothing

For a long time I have had the words below on the notice board above my desk and I really felt it was worth sharing for anybody who hasn’t read it before, I hope this makes you feel as I do every time I read it; “A smile costs nothing…

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Get Some Balance in your Life with Benjamin Franklin

The decisions we make shape our life day to day and ultimately our destiny, however often it is easy to overlook or rush important decisions that can affect you further down life’s path. Often if you are faced with an important choice to make, especially when both have aspects that…

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Found in Wolverhampton: Inspiration

I was kindly invited today by Bromford Group to join their FutureFifty event in order to celebrate 50 years of this fantastic social business. One of the most inspirational and informative talks I have been to in a while was held at their head office in Wolverhampton by Grant Leboff…

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63 Years of Excellence

Badminton Horse Trials, which is an annual event held within the spectacular grounds of Badminton House in Gloucestershire, is in it’s 63rd year this year, with last years’ event being postponed due to bad weather, much to the disappointment of exhibitors and visitors alike. If you have never been, I…

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Affordable Housing, Cadbury style

Cadbury Daily Milk is world famous and is enjoyed by around 350 million people each year. First created in 1905 by George Cadbury using a glass and a half of fresh dairy milk, the brand is still a firm favourite and accounts for 12% of the chocolate market by itself.…

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