Pimlico Plumbers boss Charlie Mullins is horrified by British Airways’ request to staff that they work for free for up to a month to help the cash-strapped company.
Real Business agony uncle Anthony Holmes can help with your recession-time strategising. Every fortnight he’ll tackle another restructuring problem faced by entrepreneurs. This week: budgeting during the recession.
There are now 2.26 million people out of work, the highest number in 12 years. However, in some good news, the rate of people losing their jobs is dropping.
To my great relief, left hand (production manager) and shrunk-on-top (old pal doing some consultancy work) have managed to unite on common ground and get on with each other, which has meant an enormous amount of much appreciated support for me through very difficult times.
Real Business has teamed up with Google to produce a series of practical, how-to videos for entrepreneurs. This week, RB web guru Guy Levine on selling and marketing online.
If you’re a sole trader or a partnership looking to save a wedge on your tax bills, now might be the time to incorporate your business.