Working capital: Are you overtrading?

You’ve over-promised on work. Suppliers are unhappy. Customers don’t get products when they want them. Staff leave because they’re paid late. And the bank has called in the overdraft. Familiar” Read on.

Thea Green

Retail entrepreneur Thea Green, founder of luxury nail-bar firm Nails Inc, on her father, Chanel bags and meeting the Queen.

Unfair dismissal: what employers need to know

The qualifying period of service for employees to claim unfair dismissal is set to be extended from one to two years this April. But it isn’t a get-out-of-jail-free card for employers. What do you need to know about unfair dismissal?