George Foreman and his grill, Michael Jordan and his sneakers and Venus Williams's eye for interior design have all left a mark in the business world. Here are the athletes who made the transition from sportsman and – woman to entrepreneur most successfully.
Anyone who runs a business will have felt the pain of complying with tedious bureaucracy, which so often emanates from Brussels before being gold-plated in Whitehall.
Would you send back a parcel because of poor packaging? Many of us would. Chris Barling ponders the great impact this small part of ecommerce can have on a business.
"Social business is dead," we hear, and see the warning lights go up. Was social media for business just a short-term hype?
Have you found your business trapped in a corporate structure but don't want to disincorporate because of taxes? Find out if you qualify for the new disincorporation tax relief, as 40 per cent of UK businesses do.