The strikes may have been postponed till the New Year but the future of Royal Mail is still in flux. Here’s a few tips from Boxby MD Sandra Patterson on how, why and when you should move your post business away from Royal Mail.
The iAwards event, held last night at the Science Museum in association with QinetiQ, was the brainchild of science minister Lord Drayson and Dragons’ Den investor James Caan, aimed at celebrating the best of British science, innovation and technology. Chatting to Real Business behind the scenes, Lord Drayson admitted: “This event has inspired me to set up another company.”
Why do so many companies make life so difficult for their customers? I see it all the time in business.
Speaking to Real Business at the iAwards last night, serial entrepreneur and venture capitalist James Caan warned: “This country is in grave danger of ‘missing’ science and technology.”
Doing some advance work on the end-of-month newsletter as going to be dashing all over place in next couple of weeks. Find myself reflecting on something business coach put in his newsletter a couple of weeks ago; that he urged all us acolytes to finish the year strong.
Do you remember what Britain was like back in the seventies and eighties when youngsters had no ambition other than to leave school and go straight on the dole? Well that’s exactly where we’re heading unless the government does something now.