The NHS interpretation of the new Shared Parental Leave (SPL) regulation “leaves itself open to discrimination”, according to an NHS employee who contacted Real Business.
After much speculation, predictions and comment, George Osborne has delivered his last Budget before the May election. But for all the fanfare of ISAs and reducing the deficit, there was a worrying lack of talk around education and youth unemployment. Is there a sustained and long-term plan for the next generation?
Locating and hiring the best staff for the companies they run has been identified as the biggest pinch point for UK FDs and CFOs, according to this year’s FDs Satisfaction Survey.
British workers across the country are ready to enjoy an Easter weekend, and data from Worldpay shows the four-day break is set to have a cracking impact on seaside-based businesses.
Tech startup Noom has secured a $16.15m investment to grow its mobile health service beyond coaching and exercise, with a focus on supporting chronic diseases, which will receive a big push from the European arm of the business.
Despite the recent economic upswing, financial risk remains a problem for businesses across all sectors. Marine Bochot, UK head of risk at Euler Hermes, provides her top five red flags to protect your business from bad debtors.
Digital business in the UK capital is booming, according to figures from Boris Johnson's promotional company London & Partners, which found investments in the London technology industry have hit a record high in Q1 2015.
Yoox Group, an Italian online store selling out-of-season luxury fashion, has agreed to a €3.2bn merger with Net-a-Porter.
The Supper Club founder Duncan Cheatle argues that although the plethora of new businesses that have been created by Britain's entrepreneurial culture, it will all mean very little if a portion of those companies do not scale-up to the next level.
Data analytics has become instrumental in enhancing both the performance and spectacle of sport. Arguably, it has an advantage over business as its parameters and data sets are pre-determined, and finite. Yet businesses could do worse than to learn from sports’ use of data and do what all successful sports franchises understand – turn consumers into passionate fans of the brand.