Chris Budd

Why I Always Look at the Personal Section of a CV First

I’ve been a member of a few cricket clubs in my time. At each one, there has been one or two people who do all the organising.

They are invariably under appreciated. They are not always ‘one of the lads’. In fact, they are sometimes seen as a bit of an annoyance to ‘the lads’, with their constant badgering for help and organising rotas to run the bar.

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Who Will Buy My Wonderful Business? – Part 1

I recently enjoyed a lunch with an old friend of Ovation, Bob Hollis. Bob has been in the game of buying and selling businesses for many years now. Generally he acts on behalf of the buyer.  Two particular aspects of our conversation are worth repeating. First, numbers.  Bob gets sent around 15 businesses a day … Continued

Blog: How Can A Financial Adviser Help You Be Happy?

One truth that comes from the study of financial wellbeing is that we don’t generally know what makes us happy. How can we become more aware of our own wellbeing, and what are the barriers we need to overcome? Society’s Barriers To Happiness Strange as it may seem, life in our Western societies are not … Continued

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December 8, 2019

Episode 57 – A Christmas Special

Episode 57 – A Christmas Special It’s that time of year again – The guys have a festive episode of the podcast for you, featuring real dice and sketchy crackers! Join Chris, David and Producer Tommo as they pull a few crackers and play a few games with a financial twist. Ho Ho Ho – … Continued

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