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Welcome to the Azets podcast Bang the Drum

The chart-topping podcast championing ambitious SMEs and entrepreneurs, brought to you by Azets.

Welcome to Bang the Drum, the chart-topping podcast championing ambitious SMEs and entrepreneurs, brought to you by Azets

Bang the Drum is hosted by Emma Sheppard, a freelance journalist specialising in all things SME. You’ll find Emma’s work in The Guardian, The Times, the FT’s Sifted Magazine, and others.

Each episode, Emma is joined by specialist advisors and inspirational business leaders to tackle a range of topics and share their experiences and insights.

We’ll discuss the challenges and triumphs that entrepreneurs know are all part of starting, running and growing your own business.

Bang the Drum has featured at #1 in the Apple Podcast charts for Management podcasts and #19 in the Apple Podcasts charts for Business podcasts.

Listen, subscribe, rate and review, and share Bang the Drum with others who you think might enjoy it.

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Each week Blick Rothenberg's team of experts will be looking at the news and updates in the world of tax and providing analysis of what it might mean for you or your business.

They’ll also be looking at some of the longer-term issues and challenges such as Child Allowances, non-dom tax, Inheritance Tax and even HMRC itself. We’ll be releasing an episode every week. Make sure you don’t miss an episode by subscribing via your preferred podcast platform.

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Episode 12: Hidden Struggles: Mental Health of Entrepreneurs

In this episode Declan has a frank and honest conversation with guests Phil Ives from Bean Partners and Rob Begg, an awareness and alignment coach, on the topic of entrepreneur’s mental health. Both share their own raw, personal experiences, as well as their tips on how other entrepreneurs and owner managers can recognise the warning signs earlier.

Blick Rothenberg CEO, Nimesh Shah also shares his insights into working with entrepreneurial clients who are struggling with their mental health, particularly when it comes to the difficult decision to exit from or sell a business.

Check the episode here