In the FT's Camp Alphaville 2015 event, former Enron CFO Andrew Fastow delivered a speech holding a trophy for being finance director of the Year in 2000 in his right hand, and his prison ID card in his left. He was given both items for the same reason, he admitted.
Rubik's Brand has been of many firms suing the European Court for delays – complaining that pirate cubes were continuing to be sold. Chartered patent attorney Thomas Prock explains why the legal system isn't an impediment to protecting innovations and which is the best strategy to adopt in preparation.
The overall deficit stands at around £2.8bn and FedEx's Great British Export report found that the UK's SMEs are helping to counteract this. While there has been exporting progress, many SMEs are still reluctant to branch out of Europe – even though other markets are more lucrative.
34SP.com's Daniel Foster explains why owning your domain is so important, how to go about getting it back if it's in someone else's possession and who else is likely to be the owner if not you.
After launching a crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube in May, mobile tech company Chirp has beaten its £400,000 investment target with a 188 per cent overfund to enhance its “internet of sound”.
The PR strategies taken by Thomas Cook and Merlin Entertainments – the company in charge of Alton Towers – have been notably different in the face of difficult situations involving both firms. There's a lot to be learnt from each method, not least the sometimes overlooked asset of compassion.
Toyota has seen its first female executive resign after 90 days in the job after she was arrested by the Japanese police. This has hurt both the company's push for diversity and prime minister Shinzo Abe's plan to have 30 per cent women in leadership roles by the end of the decade.
Technology is having an impact on numerous industries, and the Digital Roadblock Report from Adobe has found the developments are putting almost half of the UK's marketers on edge.
London-based technology business Geniac has taken an alternative route to finding the funds it needs for future growth by securing the backing of professional services firm Grant Thornton.
To mark Employee Ownership Day on 3 July, Real Business sat down with Postcode Anywhere and its co-founder Guy Mucklow to find out what motivated him to offer staff shares and how the process actually works – both logistically and financially.