Travel Counsellors CEO Steve Byrne discusses some misconceptions about gig economy companies and offers advice on how to make this model work.
For large listed companies, governance guidelines state at least half the board should comprise independent non-executive directors. While the guidelines don’t apply to smaller growing businesses, there are compelling reasons why the right NED appointment makes sense.
Some of the greatest risks to a small business in its early phases are not the lack of ideas, ambition or market knowledge, but the business basics.
In a new study observing burnout, the working conditions most likely to cause workers stress and fatigue have been revealed.
Real Business finds out what value business owners place on social networking site LinkedIn, and asks a few users what improvements they’d like made.
The hiring plans of the finance sector is the primary reason London has seen a 17 per cent month-on-month increase in available jobs, a Morgan McKinley Financial Services report explained.
Card spending in the UK has spiked by over a quarter in just two years, positioning Britain as the home of online shopping.
With 8 June the date of Theresa May’s surprise general election, Charlie Mullins explains why he plans to use it as a way of pushing issues of interest.
In business, culture is your competitive edge, giving you the context you need as a leader to align purpose and values to create a winning team. So it’s suffice to say it’s caused many sleepless nights for bosses.
International Airlines Group (IAG), the owner of British Airways, has invested in two tech startups as part of its accelerator programme.
If a member of staff fails to live up to your dress code expectations, you’re legally entitled to dismiss him/her. Sometimes, however, it’s tricky to pinpoint if your demands are reasonable. If not, you could find yourself in a court battle, as was the case when Nicola Thorp was fired for refusing to wear high heels.
In his most recent letter to shareholders, Jeff Bezos, the boss of ecommerce giant Amazon, details areas of obsession which will lead you to success.