While most entrepreneurs have been struggling and spluttering through the recession, Andrew Stanley, the entrepreneur behind Windsor-based Golfbreaks.com, is reporting record trading results.
As of this month, Nectar Business is ofering SMEs even more ways to earn points. More than 400 big name brands including Viking Direct, PC World, Apple Store for Business, Orange and Amazon are involved in the initiative, which will allow you to collect points online as you shop.
Q: Good selection of senior people is critical but I have had some failures in recent times using head-hunters. I no longer have confidence in assessment tests, candidates’ CVs, nor references from previous employers. I have more confidence in assessing people over a meal or during a round of golf (which I think is a good test of character). Am I the problem?
At the Dreamforce cloud computing conference in San Francisco, 19,000 delegates have gathered to hear the big announcement from Marc Benioff, CEO and founder of $18m-turnover enterprise cloud computing firm Salesforce.com.
Perry Wilson, founder of InsureandGo has criticised Gordon Brown for his funding cuts on training for young people.