Sarah Brown, the CBI’s Helen Alexander, Space NK founder Nicky Kinnaird and the irrepressible Karen Darby were all present at last night’s glittering ceremony to reward and recognise women’s achievements in business. Real Business presents: the First Women Awards.
Comments are still flooding in about BIS. Even business academics have launched a scathing attack on Lord Mandelson’s new super department.
MyVoucherCodes founder Mark Pearson says his website’s latest financials show retailers that save consumers money can still do well despite the recession.
As swine flu hits the headlines for the second time, the swine flu jokes are just pouring in! Laugh till you oink, readers.
With management failure – not lack of sales – causing the collapse of nine out of 10 businesses (many with full order books), how do directors or owners ensure they manage staff, sales, cashflow, debt and other key factors effectively?
Imagine sending a Christmas card to your friends with a cosy family picture on the front – only to find out that the photo has ended up in an advertising campaign in Prague. That’s exactly what happened to the Smiths.
Dominic Monkhouse has made a career out of rejuvenating businesses in the tech industry. He took Rackspace from nothing to a £30m turnover and is now MD at PEER1, a global hosting firm. Here’s how he’s keeping clients sweet in a recession.