Ransomware was the big cyber security news story of 2016, and so far this year the malicious software threat hasn’t reduced.
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After growing the carwow team from just three co-founders in 2013 to more than 100 today, we’ve learned a lot along the way. We unveil some of the approaches that we now take about fostering togetherness within a team given what we’ve learned.
Denise Massey, MD of the Energy Innovation Centre, discusses why large organisations must embrace collaboration with SMEs in order to drive innovation.
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With the start of the year, staff can feel compelled to search for new horizons rather than climb the ladder within their own organisation. For the employer, this can have an impact on the culture of the company, as well as on its finances – so here’s how to keep those engaged employees from leaving.
In the latest Barclays’ SME Hopes and Fears Index, exporting and international business growth opportunities were voted by businesses as the second most important influence on growth in 2017 at 30 per cent.
This year will be one of history’s most intriguing politically, with a wildcard in Donald Trump running the White House and Theresa May bounding towards Brexit, but the motoring sector for SMEs and larger firms is also set to undergo significant shifts.
After the chaos on the eve of the self-assessment tax deadline in January, when a technology failure at HMRC cut callers off before they knew if payments had cleared, business owners have an extra incentive to get on top of things. Here’s how to make tax returns easy.
No business could be successful without good people. Your team is more vital than your product, offering, or USP, so you need the right employees.
Failing businesses don’t have a monopoly on restructuring. For sensible and forward-thinking MDs, to restructure is not a sign of failure at all, but an indication that they are thinking about how best to prepare the company for the future.
The global manufacturing industry used to be very much about creating products for sale, however, we’ve seen a gradual erosion of that concept.
The government’s green paper on corporate governance focuses on three areas for parliamentary debate: executive pay, strengthening the employee and wider stakeholder voice and extending current corporate governance regulations to large private businesses.
Employers that know how to conduct appraisals can benefit from the improved performance of an employee, especially when it comes to their motivation and efficiency.