What makes a great mentor? Fi Donovan, head of organisational development at Skills for Justice, outlines five qualities any successful mentor should have.
As we wait to hear how the Government is going to implement mandatory referral of businesses turned down by banks to alternative funders, Paul Mildenstein, CEO of revenue based funder Liberis, gives his views on some of the lessons the alternative finance market should take from the banking sector.
It starts slowly, with that small feature enhancement taking longer than you thought it should.
Companies could soon be faced with having to buy specialist office furniture for overweight members of staff if a European court case rules that obesity-related problems qualify as a disability issue.
Kevin Grant, managing director of corporate international payments at Moneycorp advises SMEs on how to protect business revenues from currency fluctuations.
Despite low confidence in economic growth and share prices, specialist small business bank Aldermore, backed by AnaCap, intended to float this year.
Cutting corners when securing intellectual property (IP) protection is rarely a good idea at the best of times, particularly when trading takes a turn for the better.
CEOs are less scrutinised than graduates as it is assumed they will not lie. But is this a risk for your company?
The last few years have heralded the promotion of buy local, new town-based currencies and a consumer push for local sourced food that have provided an opportunity for SMEs to win business by promoting their status as independents.
As more firms begin to export, companies need to take precautionary measures to reduce the risk of late payment and debt.
What is it that employees want the most in their "dream" office? What will keep your workers happy and productive? Here are the top ten items employees want.
The UK government has become the first western government to issue a sovereign bond in China's currency, the renminbi, positioning Britain as a strong market for China to do business with.