Business news and advice magazine Business Quarter has interviewed Fantastic Services CEO and Co-Founder Rune Sovndahl for their “Meet the MD” series – a season of interviews with top business leaders. So what did they learn?
A lot that will be useful advice for new business leaders, that’s for sure! Touching on Rune’s experience before he started the £28 million turnover domestic services company Fantastic Services – and the lessons he learned on the way – it’s a great source of titbits for aspiring entrepreneurs.
Keep reading so you can see that business advice in full.
The Business Quarter is a well-regarded portal for all sorts of business news and advice, and often features regional entrepreneur stories from parts of the country which can get skipped over by other magazines. More than 300,000 people regularly use the website as a source of news and information.
BQ‘s “Meet the MD” series in particular has drawn advice for entrepreneurs and new business leaders from experts in all sectors of the marketplace. So for them to ask Fantastic Services’ own Rune Sovndahl to participate in it was a bit of an honour.
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So what exactly did they ask Rune?
Starting with Rune’s pre-Fantastic career in the Royal Danish Navy, and working at British Telecom, and lastminute.com as Group SEO Manager, the interview goes on to cover a wide variety of topics relating to business leadership. Plus there are quite a few tips for budding entrepreneurs and business leaders.
Here’s a sneak peak at a couple of quick-fire questions:
- What makes a great leader? – The ability to empower and motivate.
- How do you alleviate stress? – Unplug from the internet – through extreme sports!
- Any pet hates in the workplace? – Unnecessary clutter and mess.
But this tiny snapshot of Rune’s responses doesn’t give you the full sense of where these questions lead, and the business advice that comes out of them.
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Take a look at what other advice Rune has to offer new entrepreneurs and why, by reading the full “Meet the MD: Rune Sovndahl of Fantastic Services” article for yourself over at the Business Quarter.