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.

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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No Triple-Dip as UK Begins to Emerge

There was some relief this morning as official figures show the UK economy grew by 0.3% in the first quarter of the year. Whilst this does not show amazing growth, given the austerity measures having to be employed by the government to reduce our national debt, it is a wonder…

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Help To Buy scheme Gets Property Industry Moving

Chancellor George Osborne’s announcement in the Budget of a £5.4Bn funding package to assist people wanting to buy a property for the first time, or move up the housing ladder up to a ceiling of £600,000, has seen early signs of helping to get the industry back on it’s feet,…

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Significance of Customer Service

Last week I visited a family-owned car dealership in the South West, BMW main dealer Dick Lovett, which I have been using for nearly 10 years and something struck me following the service I received, which was, and always has been absolutely excellent. During the recession, customer service levels have,…

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Virtual Reality with Platform-wide Currencies?

Amazon have announced that they are launching Amazon Coins in May 2013 to enable customers to buy apps and other digital content more easily in the Amazon Appstore. This sounds very much like Facebook Credits which were short lived and were scrapped last year after less than two years, but…

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New Comment by Leon Fear published

Please visit our News pages in the coming days as new updates are being made, with forthcoming comment about the Bristol office market by Leon Fear in the Claremont Group report as well as new articles by Stephen Fear in Urban Times! More to follow…..

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Latest articles published

Please have a look at the latest articles published this week; http://urbantimes.co/2013/01/working-from-home-self-employment-tips/ http://www.growthbusiness.co.uk/the-entrepreneur/business-leaders/2146081/entrepreneurs-react-to-david-cameronand39s-european-union-speech.thtml http://www.londonlovesbusiness.com/business-news/politics/david-camerons-eu-speech-what-does-westminster-think/4543.article Or go to the News Pages on feargroup.com

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Happy New Year to all!

Here’s to a healthy and prosperous 2013! The next year promises to be exciting and challenging with many new opportunities that will arise for the first time in decades and in some cases for the first time in history. Whatever you do have a very Happy New Year! Best wishes…

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Supper at Highgrove

We were invited to a Christmas Supper at Highgrove House, near Tetbury in Gloucestershire this week with a small group of 20 people. Having first visited the fantastic Highgrove Christmas shop for some festive shopping, we enjoyed one of the best meals I’ve ever tasted along with Highgrove Organic cider!…

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