CEO Secrets: ‘Don’t treat your business like your baby’

Liz Jackson MBE is a director of corporate finance advisor, BCMS. She started her career as an entrepreneur, creating and growing her own marketing firm in her mid-twenties – just as she was starting to lose her sight. She shares her business advice for our CEO Secrets series.

Video by series producer Dougal Shaw

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