As the government demands a radical overhaul of English football finances to break the domination of the “big four” clubs, Dragons’ Den investor and former Millwall FC chairman Theo Paphitis shares his view of the sport.
Betfair, the £239m-turnover online betting company, has started legal action against the Dutch government in a court case which could result in a claim for damages running into millions of euros.
Such a positive day yesterday! Unsurprisingly, did not get a smacked hand this time when checking my progress in with coach, who tells me I have been a leader not a manager! Feel very pleased with self.
Here’s a rather unusual entrepreneurial opportunity. Today is "Odd Day", one of only six days in a century where three consecutive odd numbers make up the date: 5/7/09. And you could get your hands on a wedge of cash for making an oddity out of yourself too.
Seven weeks in and the numbers are thinning out. After a dirty showdown in the boardroom, Sir Alan Sugar kicks the headstrong loudmouth to the curb.
Warren Bennett, co-founder of ASuitThatFits.com, has partnered with Smirnoff Black to teach the uncultured whelps of today exactly what it means to be "a modern gentleman".
The Bank of England’s decision to extend its quantitative easing strategy could have a positive impact on the credit situation for businesses, the CBI suggests
Share Share via Pinterest LinkedIn Copy Link Share Share via Pinterest LinkedIn Copy Link John Buckman founded Jark Recruitment with Preston Andrews in 1996. Today, the firm, which specialises in placing staff in the industrial, construction and healthcare sectors, is ranked among the top 40 agencies in the UK, with a presence in more than […]
Share Share via Pinterest LinkedIn Copy Link Share Share via Pinterest LinkedIn Copy Link Jas Gill founded TCC Group in 1994. The telecoms firm designs and implements next-generation networks and converging technologies for a range of clients in the corporate and public sector. The £8m-turnover firm recently moved to a site in Bracknell, on the […]
Share Share via Pinterest LinkedIn Copy Link Share Share via Pinterest LinkedIn Copy Link It’s tough being a new student in a strange town. Property management firm Clubeasy Group makes the process of finding and renting accommodation as easy as possible for newbies by charging zero deposit on fully-furnished rooms. Students pay a fixed rate, […]
Share Share via Pinterest LinkedIn Copy Link Share Share via Pinterest LinkedIn Copy Link This is Samitel’s second consecutive appearance in the Hot 100. The wholesale telecoms company sells voice and data services to over 120 providers worldwide. Despite the current downturn, founder and CEO Ahmed Farah insists it’s business as usual at the firm: […]
Share Share via Pinterest LinkedIn Copy Link Share Share via Pinterest LinkedIn Copy Link Gary Cleaver founded this Leicester-based mechanical and electrical contractor in 2003. The firm specialises in local contracts, working with local businesses and employing local people. “We do a lot of work with Leicester city council on their schools programme,” says Cleaver. […]