by Emma Liddiard, chairman of the Institute of Directors Kent branch, managing director and mum
by Jo James, chief executive of Kent Invicta Chamber of Commerce
by Roger House, Federation of Small Business chairman, Kent and Medway region
by Malcolm Hyde, regional director of the CBI South East
It's easy to overlook the efforts of firms across Kent in the face of negative headlines, says Phil Beales of Lloyds TSB Commercial.
Estate agent Denise Barnes has revealed the nightmare world she entered when selling her business.
Success can mean enjoying the kind of recognition and turnover that requires taking on more staff just to keep up with demand.
Many leaseholders are unaware of savings they can make, according to Richard Metcalfe of Metcalfe Briggs Surveyors.
Kayleigh Leonie of Vertex Law on how Paris Brown's downfall is a lesson in the dangers of social media.