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19th February 2015 Knowing Your Business Radio Show

It’s open show time again on the Knowing Your Business radio show, where anything goes. No specific topic, however it will be filled with fascinating business stories.

We want to know why they started in business. What have been the BIG challenges. Where are they taking their business or social ambitions. We’re confident we’ll hear the excitement in their voices. Their mission, their values, their vulnerabilities, and their passion.


What differentiates our guests is their mission, their values, their vulnerabilities, and their passion.


Our guests are – Maureen and Gill Meredith, Grant Leboffat, and Clare Josa is back on the show

Business communications expert and regular guest presenter Chris Hogan, asks the all important questions.

Show host Ian Gentles



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Sisters Maureen and Gill Meredith

Both taught for many years in primary schools in Oxfordshire. In November 1997 they set up The Three Rs Tuition. A private tuition service to help children achieve their maximum potential and improve their confidence.


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In 2001 they entered the Banbury Business of the Year Awards achieving runner up status in the Customer Care section and special mention was made of their outstanding testimonials.

They have no more than eight children on each lesson between the two of them. Children are of different ages ranging from 6 – 14 years. They are individually taught and working at different levels helping children who have struggled with Reading, English and Maths. Their pupils have gone on to achieve very high results in SATs.
Entrance Exams and 11+.

The Three Rs Tuition Website

You can also connect on The Three Rs Tuition Facebook Page



Grant Leboff

CEO at Sticky Marketing Club. And one of the U.K’s leading Sales and Marketing experts.


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His latest book, ‘Stickier Marketing’ went straight to #1 in the Amazon Sales & Marketing Chart, and was in the top 10 overall Business Chart, on publication, in February 2014. It provides companies with the new principles of marketing so they can thrive in a digital world.

This follows the success of Leboff’s two other titles ‘Sales Therapy’ and ‘Sticky Marketing’ both of which were in Amazon’s top 10 Business Books, and #1 in the Sales & Marketing bestsellers chart.

A thought leader in his field, Leboff continually challenges Sales & Marketing conventions that become accepted wisdom, but don’t necessarily deliver results.

Having built a successful direct marketing company, which he started in 2002, Leboff sold it in 2008. As well as working as a Non Executive Director, he now has a number of business interests.

Sticky Marketing Club® Ltd., is a strategic consultancy providing companies with Sales & Marketing strategies to thrive in a digital world.

The Sticky Communication Agency Ltd., creates and distributes content, and manages its clients’ social media presence, to ensure their digital marketing is implemented successfully.

Leboff’s Sales and Marketing portal, produces a wealth of resources and information on effective Sales and Marketing for business in an ever changing business environment.

He is a highly sought after consultant and speaker, and constantly makes presentations at conferences and events all over the world.

Leboff is a Fellow of both The Institute of Direct and Digital Marketing and The Institute of Sales and Marketing Management, as well as being a regular contributor to many business magazines and newspapers. Amongst others, he has been featured in the Daily Telegraph, The Independent, The Financial Times, The Daily Mirror and The Sun, and has appeared on BBC Radio on numerous occasions.


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Clare Josa

Clare’s inspirational and unique work has been described as ‘DynoRod for your Soul’ – clearing out the hidden blocks that had kept you stuck for years; reaching the parts others can’t reach.


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As an NLP Trainer, Meditation Teacher, Author of 5 books and a reformed Mechanical Engineer, she is famous for applying her Inner Engineer’s common sense to demystify Ancient Wisdom into practical actions you can take today, while you wait for the kettle to boil.

Clare’s Big Mission is inspiring you to bring enlightened living into everyday life, so that no one has to put up with mediocre or ‘ok’ any more – and you can live authentically, letting your inner light shine.

She is co-director of the Gayatri Labyrinth Healing Centre (Sussex, UK), where she runs regular workshops and retreats. She also travels internationally to teach and mentor people who feel excited about transforming their lives.

Clare lives in Sussex, UK, with her husband, 3 young sons, 5 mindful chickens, a truly experimental veg patch and a very bouncy Jack Russell

You can find Clare on Twitter

Clare Josa Website

The New EU Digital VAT Rules: What’s The REAL Cost Of Compliance?

It’s likely that you have already heard of the new EU VAT regulations that came into force on January 1st, 2015.

We’ll hear how Entrepreneurs have hit out at the EU Changes to VAT rules from Business owner Clare Josa. We’ll  also hear what has been achieved with the ongoing protest that threatens to kill UK micro firms. This applies to all Mirco businesses trading with the EU – not just those based in the UK.

You can get involved here



This show online presence is being supported by Knowing Your Business partner OxCopy

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This week the Knowing Your Business Radio show has been presented by Ian Gentles and Chris Hogan.


Ian Gentles

Digital Marketing Specialist based in Banbury Oxfordshire, The founder and Digital Marketing Manager of Knowing Your Business (the business radio show that is a rather useful marketing vehicle with podcasts)

Helps Business towards – increasing their (on and off line) sales and boosting their business reputation. Deals in the aspect of digital communication strategy concerned with understanding market opportunities, cultivating markets and customers, and generating awareness and demand for product and services.

Often known as somebody who spends at lot of time in online social spaces who also has a deep interest in the spaces where technology, culture and big ideas overlap.


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Chris Hogan

Chris runs OxCopy, a content marketing agency serving North Oxfordshire and beyond. With a technical background and a management MSc there’s a deep understanding of the science behind content writing for SEO and marketing, using articles, case studies, news, press releases, blogging and social media.

As a result, customers receive intelligent, original and compelling content marketing their businesses, raising profiles and increasing responses to campaigns, all leading to more leads and improved sales.

Specialties: Marketing content strategies and content provision for businesses struggling to keep up with the demands of modern online marketing, content marketing and social networking.


Want to contact or connect with Chris? Click the links below…



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The Knowing Your Business live radio broadcasts is about facts and balance. It’s about telling an engaging story, and the goal is to educate rather than the push advertising model that has been broken for years. This way, listeners are informed, and they become engaged with YOUR business, its mission, its values, its vulnerabilities, and its passion.



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