Criticism is not always a sign you’ve done something wrong, especially when it comes to the world of marketing – it all comes down to perspective. The ASA claimed most complained-about adverts were often not the ones that needed banning. But it doesn’t hurt to know what could land you in hot water.
HR & Management
New technologies like automation, robotics and big data will dramatically alter the workplace of the future. Set against a backdrop of political and economic uncertainty, we are likely to see a number of new roles emerge over the next 12 months.
“There cannot be a crisis next week. My schedule is already full.” After a year of uncertainty and significant hostile disruption, many business leaders will relate with the sentiment of Henry Kissinger’s quip. But the problem is that it also rings true, at least in terms of readiness.
It’s been said that every entrepreneur is a bit of a daredevil or adventurer – emphasised all the more by the extreme ways these six bosses unwind.
We’re going back to basics in 2017 and exploring what a SMEs should be looking for in a supplier, whether that’s gas, electricity or broadband, as part of a new partnership with Total Gas and Power.
Freezing weather, broken resolutions, that Christmas weight that just won’t shift… you can see why January is renowned as the most depressing month of the year – no wonder job searches and applications now peak as Brits try and find a way to do something positive. So here’s how to keep the staff exodus at bay.
Central to most media attention is the assumption that somehow bad corporate governance is to blame for the scandal of the moment – that is, that the systems of checks and balances meant to prevent abuse by executives have failed.
It’s often been said that customer engagement has never been more important, and it’s true. In today’s crowded marketplace where the customer is king and the amount of choice is limitless, standing out from the crowd is crucial.
The UK’s working fathers are prepared to sideline their careers for improved work-life balance and family time, the 2017 Modern Families Index has revealed.
Looking at the 12 months ahead, this is the time when we set business targets and New Year’s resolutions for ourselves, so let’s make them happen.
In his effort to become a market leader, Mike France is tapping into the Belbin philosophy at Christopher Ward – encouraging behavioural diversity, not stifling it.
This year more people were struck down with Norovirus over the Christmas season than in any of the past five years, according to figures from Public Health England.