While the economy is looking to be on the mend there are worries that small and medium businesses with bad credit ratings could be hit by a decision to increase interest rates.
The Carnegie UK Trust has launched a seven-step guide aimed at local authorities, landlords and other public and voluntary sector organisations, providing an easy-to-use toolkit for them to help get people online.
CIOs and information technology professionals report that there is a “major IT transformation” underway in their organisations, driven largely by broader efforts to deliver added value, enhance business performance and increase security.
In the UK, data decay remains one of the biggest challenges for businesses with poor data, draining the average company about £4.9m annually. In a typical year 1.2m of the UK population will move, 600,000 people will die, a quarter of a million people will move to the UK and the Royal Mail will make more than half a million address changes to PAF (its Postcode Address File of 29m UK addresses).
A recent The Candidate survey has revealed that online businesses with a weak employer brand and minimal staff benefits find it difficult to recruit and retain staff, in comparison to companies offering employees a sociable working environment coupled with a strong work ethic.
Alex Depledge of Hassle.com says that we need a mindset change that will embrace entrepreneurialism.
Over £1.3bn have been wiped off Britains's listed supermarkets after Morrisons kicked off a price war with its competitors.
Mayor Boris Johnson outlined his vision to make London the tech capital of the world, as new figures reveal businesses based in the city will attract major investments.
Britain continues to have the highest coverage and take-up of superfast broadband among leading European economies, including France, Germany, Italy and Spain, according to new figures.
Whilst you may be excited that you are finally in charge of your own company, it is important that you take the time to make sure that you are setting up your company sensibly. Here are the top five mistakes made by new businesses and how to avoid making them yourself.
Mid-sized businesses are the unsung heroes of the UK economy, but are they suffering from "middle child syndrome"?
As the World Wide Web turns 25, Philip Letts wonders whether businesses are still missing the point.