Andrew Finn, finance director at Wax Digital, explains how his business recently moved to a subscription basis – recounting the struggles encountered and offering advice for others considering the option.
British business John Lewis has been named the retailer with the best corporate reputation in EMEA, according to research and consulting firm Reputation Institute, supported by innovation, leadership, products and more.
With the cost of acquisition going up and the effectiveness of traditional advertising being called into question, an increasing number of brands are rethinking the way they communicate with their customers.
Employers are "sticking to their guns" by refusing to sanction large pay hikes despite the economic recovery.
Moves to open up opportunities for small and medium-sized businesses in the UK looking to access funding from sources across other EU member states received the blessing of senior parliamentarians today.
In 2013, Mintel research revealed that over the past five years, the share of new personal care merchandise geared to men rose to 5.6 per cent from 4.6 per cent. This number has steadily been rising, but it seems the journey hasn't been easy. The problem is that men in developed markets spend only a half-hour or less getting ready in the morning.
Discovering the true talents and abilities within our children will prepare them for this unpredictable world by teaching them how to adapt to any situation. Instilling entrepreneurial ideas in children will help them become successful adults and it will create independence within them.
Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson has dominated the headlines after being suspended following an alleged "fracas' with a producer. As the main figurehead of the TV show, he has played a leading role in its global success – bringing in significant revenue for the BBC. But can success and achieving results ever excuse bad behaviour?
Numerous studies show that taking an international assignment is not only an adventure but also a way to enhance and fast-track your career. However, despite improvements in sexual equality in the modern era, statistics show that the number of women working on foreign secondments for their company remains low.
The Energy Technologies Institute (ETI) and Smart Systems, alongside the Heat Programme, will merge to create a new Catapult.
While higher rises would have been difficult to deal with, the increase in minimum wage contained within the chancellor's Budget speech is the right move.
With 20 March having been the UN's International Day of Happiness, what is it that makes a truly happy workplace. With a journalistic scowl, Real Business searched the internet for heart-warming answers and was soon skipping through the daisies.