Having served as an army general, commander of the US Army Forces Command, chairman of the joint chiefs of staff and secretary of state over a career spanning more than five decades, Colin Powell believes there are strong similarities between entrepreneurship and the armed services.
As press trips go, being flown on a private jet is certainly a nice touch. And as marketing campaigns go, they don't get much more inventive than a company moving a group of journalists into a branded street. It just so happens that Skoda did both of those things and Real Business went along for the ride.
Compared to other EU countries, a smaller percentage of SMEs take part in public procurement contracts – so we rounded up some tips on how you can improve your chances of getting a piece of the action, and help the government achieve its spending goals.
According to data from advertising marketplace xAd, 80 per cent of marketers globally use location-based targeting when advertising on mobiles in order to reach the right audience, which is set to result in big expenditure in the UK.
Enterprise mobile app company Mubaloo, which was named in our Everline Future 50 2015, has appointed its second female managing director as CEO Mark Mason will stand down to become chairman.
The capital’s technology companies are leading the way in attracting venture capital (VC) investment.
Indian billionaire Yusuffali Kader has brought the original Scotland Yard site in Whitehall for £110m to create a five star hotel – and profit from London's property market.
Microsoft’s new Windows 10 platform launches on the 29th July. Smart businesses need to think ahead and ensure they know just how they will respond to the upgrade. Malcolm Newdick, MD and founder at Riverbank IT Management, has mapped a Windows 10 101 on the key things you need to know.
Goodwin Smith is fast becoming the next big thing in men's brogues – now being worn by radio presenters and racing drivers. This week, we quizzed its CEO, Tim Smith, about the brand's success.
Ange Bussy-Socrate, online marketing manager at Evans Cycles, explains how businesses can use data to identify and reach new audiences.
Hollie Gallagher, head of entrepreneurs, and Stuart Thomson, head of public affairs, Bircham Dyson Bell, analyse a recent report looking at the knowledge of MPs when it comes to business growth schemes and ask what can be done to increase awareness – facilitating collaboration.