Picking out factors impacting the retail M&A market in the UK is made easier due to the importance of recent events and a particular megatrend that weighs heavily on deal executives’ minds when evaluating market strategies and buying opportunities.
Every week I find myself reading about overnight success stories – businesses that seemingly come out of nowhere and succeeded beyond the founders’ wildest dreams. Such companies include Deliveroo, Airbnb and Snapchat, and are radically disrupting industries, turning from startup to mid-size enterprise in the process.
A year after the launch of Entrepreneurial Spark at the Royal Bank of Scotland’s Edinburgh-based headquarters, the hub has opened its doors to the fintech community.
The expenses system is something the business world has learned to loathe. If it was a marriage, the two sides could be found glowering at each other from either side of a divorce court.
WiredScore, a platform for landlords to share broadband information, spoke to Real Business about the impact of poor connectivity – and what business owners should look for when seeking new office space.
In part 3 of his series, James Passingham looks ahead to the innovative features of cloud communications that will be available to make life simpler for the system administrator and your employees in the year ahead.
Glassdoor has created a list of the best jobs in the UK determined by earning potential, job satisfaction and number of job openings. Here we unveil the top ten.
According to prime minister Theresa May, her newly announced industrial strategy will back Britain for the long term, “creating the conditions where successful businesses can emerge and grow”.
While some may call it an invasion of privacy, Charlie Mullins thinks technology such as electronic monitoring are key to sorting out British productivity.
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.
Who said apps were dead? In 2017 we’ll see the rise of virtual assistants and increased consolidation of different apps into single platforms, all courtesy of our ever increasing user expectations.
Since the time it was appointed official timekeeper for the 1964 Tokyo Olympics, Epson garnered numerous achievements in large part due to innovative thinking – from creating the first analog quartz watch to being part of the STS-95 space shuttle mission – and we wondered how it used said innovation to drive business. So we asked.