The Slingshot Way

Solving Connectivity Challenges for Rural Business

We have been spending quite a lot of time stomping through fields and prowling round farmyards recently. Andy spent a lovely day on a beautiful lavender farm in Kent, whereas I’ve been traipsing through manure on diary and pig farms in Devon – in both cases the aim was the same, to search out bandwidth wherever it could be found and do something useful with it. We get calls all the time from rural businesses who are not only frustrated [...]

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Ferociously Passionate About Connectivity

FT2G Final Last night was the final of the Fast Track 2 Growth programme, an event held in the innovation centre at Exeter University, where all 15 finalists and their friends and family gathered to watch each other present their final pitches to the judging panel (you can see our pitch here). As a finalist ourselves, we have spent the past fortnight applying as much effort and focus as we could muster to position ourselves to be in the best possible [...]

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New Website – Fresh Start

Stopping and Thinking Is Good We were recently nominated for a business growth programme called Fast Track 2 Growth organised by Astley Media here in Exeter, and over the last few weeks and months we have been attending seminars and coaching sessions as part of the program to help us refocus the business and prepare for our next stages of growth. I have to admit that I was dubious at first about the programme. I suppose I had pigeonholed it alongside [...]

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