This skills shortage is very evident in the North, with employers crying out for good quality candidates at all levels.
A software company set up to better the relationship between hotels and guests has banked $2m through a funding round supported by Episode 1 Ventures and Notion Capital.
British feelings towards wearable devices vary greatly, as some people think the technology is embarrassing and ugly, while others believe the gadgets make owners look intelligent and cool – here's what the UK's businesses need to consider.
Dawn Jackson, payroll product manager at Access Group, addresses what SMEs need to know about auto-enrolment to avoid hefty fines.
You're never too young to start a business – famous interior designer and Dragons' Den investor Kelly Hoppen is proof of that.
Whether it is alcohol or chocolate, this time of year always brings about a period of abstinence for people up and down the country. But what about business owners and the things they could probably do without?
Mike Camburn, tax partner at KPMG in the UK, looks at all the important issues UK businesses must address to comply with new EU VAT laws.
“Shared parental leave is set to kickstart a change where fathers feel empowered to take time off to look after kids and not feel constrained by outdated stereotypes.” These words by employment relations minister Jo Swinson come as the countdown reaches eight weeks to go.
Local, small businesses are giving their larger counterparts a run for their money as Britons turn their backs on supermarket chains and multi-national corporations.
Steve Lewis is resigning from his post as CEO of Majestic Wine and will be replaced temporarily by the company’s finance director as a search for a new head is undertaken.