With so much change, both socially as well as in the workplace, owners and leaders of businesses have greater opportunities to succeed than ever before – and a truly global marketplace that we can tap into from our own very living rooms.
There has been much comment over the last few days over the merits of the deal structure of Facebook’s acquisition of WhatsApp; $19 billion of which $4 billion is to be paid in cash and the remaining $15 billion in Facebook stock.
Over the last year, the big data market has seen rapid growth and change, with several new technologies emerging. These new tools haven’t gone unnoticed, and more businesses than ever are investigating how to leverage their customer’s digital breadcrumb trail for their own benefit.
According to the UK Government, between April 2011 and March 2012 there were 186,300 Employment Tribunal cases in the UK, in which the median compensation claim for an unfair dismissal cost each business £4,560.