Social network Facebook is reportedly developing a new enterprise platform called “Facebook at Work”, which will allow users to separate their personal and professional lives, according to the Financial Times.
In China the biggest sales day of the year is Singles’ Day on November 11. This is when singletons celebrate their lack of amorousness by splurging on expensive goods and throwing parties. It has grown bigger than Cyber Monday and Black Friday in the US combined.
On 5 April 2015 new shared parental leave rules comes into force, which will affect paternity leave. After the introduction of the new legal provisions, eligible (“father”) employees can still take two weeks paternity leave but additional paternity leave will be abolished, in favour of the coalition government’s preferred system of shared parental leave, which assumes that not all mothers will want to take their full maternity leave allowance.
According to the German finance minister, the UK's Patent Box scheme gives an unfair advantage when it comes to attracting inward investment from overseas companies. Due to this, the scheme is about to change.
In order to address the growing skills shortage facing the British supply chain industry, organisations must be prepared to break the mould surrounding the traditional type of employees considered.
Despite government efforts to cut red tape, new legislation such as auto enrolment is creating new challenges for finance directors.
We speak to Stephen Lane, finance director at Xtrac, and discover how he first took up the role to touch different parts of the business in a meaningful way.
Online recruitment marketplace Hiring Hub was named in our last year's Everline Future 50, so we've caught up with the company's co-founder Simon Swan ahead of next year's event to hear what's changed for the business since its inclusion and what it takes to stand out as one of the country's most disruptive startups.
Small and medium-sized businesses in the UK have a worse survival rate than before the recession.
Professional services firm Deloitte is hoping to harness the entrepreneurial spirit of its workforce by supporting them in the starting and growing of new businesses.
A big gap between the proportion of businesses trading overseas around the £1m turnover level has been identified.
Global online reviews service Trustpilot has surveyed business executives from across Britain and America to discover their thoughts on using digital reviews for their operations.