This weekend we took a step closer to my idea of a fully-funded apprenticeship scheme that would put a major dent in the skills shortage and address the country's endemic youth unemployment problem.
When you are hiring new staff, it’s worth taking a quick look around the office first and assessing the personality types you have in your existing staff.
In recent years the role of FD has evolved significantly into that of strategic partner and advisor to the CEO – but a majority find themselves thrust into IT positions.
What lengths would a CEO go to, to secure his or her dream FD?
At EquityFD we spend a lot of time working with exciting growth companies and their CEOs, often when they are hiring their first peer-level Finance Director. Here, I share some of the advice we give CEOs going through this process – and some of it might surprise you!
Talk about innovative office design: an office service space in Waterloo, London features designs directly lifted from Alice in Wonderland.
Yahoo! And AOL shares rising after activist investor Starboard Value, known for targeting public companies, put pressure on the two companies to merge.
Today we can announce the shortlisted businesses and leaders for the Growing Business Awards, Britain's most established recognition of entrepreneurial success.
Most CEOs are not born, they are made. And with research showing that most have a financial background, is the CFO the best choice for a CEO position?
MarketInvoice, a provider of flexible invoice finance, is growing fast. Having started as a one-room operation in Shoreditch just over three years ago, the company now occupies two floors of an office building in central London and has recently opened an office in Manchester. Staff numbers are increasing at a speedy rate.
Shoppers are often reluctant to enter a luxury store, fearing they may be judged and even refused service.
George Osborne, Chancellor of the Exchequer, has announced the abolishment of the pensions tax.