With a new ruling creating a precedent for employees to push for the inclusion of overtime in holiday payment, we speak with five business leaders to discover how it may impact their companies.
Ecommerce expert, Simon Horton of ShopIntegrator talks to online retailers about their experiences of selling to a global market.
The most successful Kickstarter projects range from board games to 3D printing pens and gyroscopes to camera tripods. We had a look at the top ten most funded UK projects on the crowdfunding platform and what made them so successful.
Recent BLME research has highlighted that despite displaying confidence in the current UK economy, medium-sized businesses are prioritising paying down long-term debts as they enter a period of consolidation.
British businesses are too ‘bogged down’ to follow up on reference checks ahead of new hires beginning work, which could lead to bringing in those with malicious intent.
The UK waited with bated breath for the outcome of the Bear Scotland vs Fulton case, which would decide whether workers can claim for overtime to be factored into holiday pay. And the results are now out.
Research for American Express® Small Business Services, estimates that small businesses spend an average of £12,000* each year on overheads such as stationery, travel or computers that could earn rewards.
Record confidence levels in SME growth were revealed by the UK Federation of Business last month and there is mounting evidence to show the UK economy is in recovery.
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The number of small businesses in Scotland receiving business rate relief has doubled over the last six years, with small businesses receiving a greater level of support than English counterparts, according to recently published statistics from the Scottish government.
Employee retention is important to a business's success. Here are the top benefits that you can offer to staff to keep them happy at your company.