Employment rights are among the greatest bugbears for business owners. The law is firmly on the employees’ side; this is a necessary protection for staff but it can go too far.
The lesson in today’s venture capital stats: there’s money out there for the very best companies.
How do you reward hard-working employees? A pat on the back? A day off? An all-expenses-paid holiday? Do you reward them at all?
Apple’s leadership shows the way ahead in tough times.
Always talking tax? You’re not alone. According to a new PricewaterhouseCoopers survey one in five UK companies debate the issue at every audit committee meeting.
We’re gearing up for another interest rate call.
Something to make them laugh (apart from your accounts)
When I worked in television, standard procedure required that all films be seen in an early rough cut by the programme editor. These viewings filled me with dread. Not only was I revealing my work to the outside world for the first time but I also happened to work for a screamer.
It’s the biggest software launch for small businesses and SMEs this year. How is it for you…?