Business Doctors


Business Doctors

Business Doctors expertise is providing access to high quality advice, information and resources to support both business growth and sustainability within the SME sector. Incorporating business growth seminars and workshops, bespoke strategic planning workshops and strategy implementation. We help business owners deliver their aspirations through their business. is a retail consultancy led by Graham Soult – a retail champion and Fellow of the Institute of Place Management (IPM) – in partnership with marketing consultant Andrew Bartlett.

The business works with stores, shopping centres and towns to help them improve their offer and marketing.

Described on BBC Look North as “the region’s best-known retail expert”, and by ITV as “a North East Mary Portas”, Graham Soult has appeared regularly on TV, on radio, and in the press, including BBC’s The One Show, BBC News, Retail Week, Wired and Forbes, and is a frequent speaker on retail and marketing issues.

I offer advice and support in the following:                                                                                                                 

  • Starting in business/moving forward  
  • Access to funding (including up to 1st year of trading                                                
  • Business Plans & Cash Flow Forecasts                                                           
  • Business accounts & PAYE                                                                                         
  • Wages & Salaries & PAYE                                                                                           
  • SAGE Training                                                                                                            
  • Systems & processes – development & training                                                                       
  • Job Costing Analysis