Many designers and developers do not have business backgrounds, and MBAs, yet setup agencies because we love the thrill of design and want to make a difference. There are many thriving small studios but often, we find ourselves challenged by leading teams, running sales departments, propelling marketing, managing processes and doing web design all at the same time. So how can we grow our agencies from singular clients and 1-2 staff to international stardom? Also does a yearly business plan make a difference and when is the right time to create one? Danny will explain how better processes and recurring procedures increase revenue, reduce risk, improve profitability, transform HR and lead to better client relationships. He will explain how strategic R&D, innovation and a passion for usability are key to success.