Another day, another whopping corporate payout. In what will be the biggest “golden parachute” ever given to an industry boss in Europe, Porsche chief Wendelin Wiedeking is set to pick up £86m when he leaves the debt-ridden sportscar maker. Does he deserve this astronomical amount? We ask entrepreneurs.
Real Business’s legal agony uncle is the team at Mishcon de Reya. The firm tackles legal problems faced by entrepreneurs. This week: intellectual property
And farewell, Sir Alan. The Apprentice star and Amstrad boss has stepped down from 28 directorships in order to assume his new post as enterprise champion. But will Sir Alan Sugar give up his lucrative TV show as well?
The last stage of the mammoth Companies Act, passed in 2006 to overhaul UK company law, will come into force this October. Are you prepared?
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Q: We’re taking some of our top clients to enjoy a day at the races in a few weeks. I have 16 places available. What’s the best ratio of staff to clients?
Following the TechCrunch furore last week, Real Business went straight to its favourite digital marketing genius, Guy Levine, for his views on the porn for page impressions debate. His verdict: all’s fair in keywords and meta tagging.
All hell let loose. Left hand and I leave premises for meeting at lunch time and notice some of staff playing footie round paint store – even worse as this is where we store our highly flammable waste for collection plus all crushed cans. We shout accordingly and instruct group to go round back of building.