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Best Businesswomen Awards Finalist!

Best Businesswomen Awards Finalist!

The Best Businesswomen Awards has announced the finalists for 2022, and we’re over the moon that our Founder and Managing Director, Natasha McDonough has made the cut! According to the BBA, the judging panel was impressed by the creativity, tenacity and excellent...

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A Guide to Net Promoter Scores

Why care about a net promoter score For any business, measuring customer satisfaction, and acting upon the findings, is key to success, growth, and reputation. There are a number of ways to understand the customer experience, including measuring the net promoter score...

How serious are you taking flexible working in your business?

At the start of the COVID-19 pandemic with almost no warning at all, companies were forced to adapt to the Government’s mandate to introduce home-working, where possible.    Initial teething issues with IT equipment and the like were quickly resolved, and companies...

Debt and Suicide: A Causal Link?

5,691 people lost their lives to suicide across England and Wales in 2019 – the equivalent of 11 deaths per 100,000 people[1]. A heart-breaking and largely preventable statistic. Across the North East, there is a reassuring determination to reduce the rates of...

Three-year research partnership between Foundation of Light and MMC

MMC has become the official Research Partner of Foundation of Light, Sunderland AFC’s official charity, after signing a three-year partnership deal. We will conduct consumer and stakeholder research on behalf of Foundation of Light to support with the refresh and...

Funded Market Research for Startups

There's nothing more exhilarating than having that spark of an idea for a business, especially for a new product. Entrepreneurs will usually run their ideas past family, friends, business associates, who will all nod in agreement or be a critical friend, but there...

MH resource hub for Business Owners

Following our business owners’ mental health survey, we wanted to respond to the issues and needs raised by our peers. We have therefore created this hub featuring virtual events and podcasts, a series of relevant content links and worked with a partner to provide...

Business Owners’ Mental Health during lockdown

The results of our Business Owners’ mental health survey are in and the findings are no surprise to us here at MMC. We didn’t want to presume what kind of support is needed to help business owners during this time, but we had a feeling that the likes of peer-to-peer...

Business Owners Mental Health Survey launched by MMC

We’re proud to launch one of the first major research studies into the mental health of UK business owners during this COVID-19. Mind your business. Mind your business head. #MindYourBusinessHead We decided to develop the survey to identify what support is needed for...