Opening a retail outlet is a significant undertaking and the first question that a business owner should ask is, what am I hoping to get out of it? This is fundamental because there may actually be other, and better, ways to achieve goals.
We speak to Growing Business Awards alumna, Confused.com founder and the creator of GPS safety tracking company Buddi, Sara Murray, about what it takes to succeed as a woman in business, become a successful entrepreneur and how SMEs can aspire to make their business the next big thing.
Balancing both business and music careers has been something each of these innovators have been able to achieve.
Two separate pieces of research have shown that while FTSE 100 companies have moved towards greater boardroom diversification, those at smaller listed firms and private businesses are shifting in the opposite direction.
The following A-List faces are immediately recognisable for their work in music, films, technology and in some cases trying to change the world, but we can't help but wonder what the recruitment process – and salary negotiations – these global companies must have faced to fill these senior executive positions.
Despite the UK’s growing population of new and growing businesses, a new report has shed light on the need to provide adequate assistance in scaling these companies up to become global powerhouses.
More than a third of people have checked their bank balance in the middle of the night. Do your finances keep you up at night?
With Cyber Monday fast approaching, what can online retailers do to maximise Christmas sales?
By speaking with academics at five British business schools, we come up with a list of important considerations which could help kick-start growth in the new year.
In response to the growing relevance of the British space sector, new funding is being made available to those in the space.
In October 2014 HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) announced a rise in the ‘tax gap’ – the difference between the amount of tax HMRC actually collects and the amount that it estimates is due. HMRC blamed the rise on a combination of criminal fraud and mistakes on tax returns.
Among the 68 per cent of employers that have now enrolled eligible workers into a pension scheme, many are going above and beyond their automatic enrolment pension duties.