The billionaire Arab sheikh who vowed to “stitch up” his employee if he dared cross him gives Don Corleone a run for his money. It’s a great lesson in how NOT to treat your staff.
If an American business partner said to you they’d be “quarterbacking the project”, would you know what they meant?
Real Business is addicted to the YouTube funnies this week. In this gem, the madcap inventor of the "Frigatron" lives out every entrepreneur’s dream and turns the tables on the Dragons.
It’s getting harder and harder to be optimistic about the UK’s economic prospects. Actually, let me revise that. It’s getting harder and harder to be optimistic about global economic prospects.
Guy Hands and private equity have all the right answers for the music industry’s mega-egos and mega-expenses accounts.
Last.fm, the pioneering online music business, takes a huge step in revolutionising the music industry.
Whatever the precise definitions, the climate for SMEs, entrepreneurs and small companies will get tougher. Here’s our survival guide.
Two thirds of UK consumers deliberately choose organic. Abel & Cole is making a killing out of this passion for “pure”.
Graham Sizer has indicated to the board of Southern Cross Healthcare Group that he would like to stand down as FD of the company.
She was the first to spot the move to healthy food. She calls PepsiCo the "world’s smallest large company". And she may have her eye out for the food industry’s next mega-deal. Meet the remarkable Indra Nooyi.
The audit watchdog has released guidance on auditing all companies, not just financial institutions, in times of economic difficulty.
The founder of Mr Clutch Autocentres, Joseph Yussuf, prefers to source new franchise owners from inside the business rather than outside because they’re the ones in the know and they have a proven commitment to the company.