Reputation counts for a great deal in the business world, so it's perhaps surprising that research has found 78 per cent of British businesses have paid suppliers late.
The pension freedoms introduced in April 2015 gave people more control over their savings, but it has also led to a rise in those being targeted by scams, according to research from Portus.
A smartphone is a key weapon in the arsenal of the modern entrepreneur. As such, we've rounded up ten apps that have either a quirky concept or origin to help you stand out from your rivals.
If the customer is always right, why do so many businesses get it wrong It comes down to the fact that many have lost the human touch, according to Anne Marie Forsyth, CEO of the professional body for customer service, CCA Global.
While overall GDP figures expanded for 11 quarters in a row, the speed of the British manufacturing recovery has slowed and companies are more gloomy about competing in the eurozone.
With a single missing letter from a word on print arguably able to cost businesses a huge loss in revenue, we created a list of the most expensive mistakes in business history using Pack & Send research as a reference.
The UK's small retailers run the risk of losing out on a big payday as 49 per cent fail to track their data, even though sales on Black Friday are set to cross £1bn in Britain for the first time.
Having both had successful careers in entertainment and sport, Carol Smillie and Annabelle Croft used a chance conversation while on holiday together as the inspiration for a business that has proved to be equally successful and divisive.
It’s the ambition of almost every successful small business to become a big company at some point. Who wouldn’t want to say that they’d founded one of the great brand names
A third of Brits working for SMEs felt the company would not survive the month if the founder left on short notice, according to recent research by Network ROI.
From the individual with the nation's biggest commute, to the demographic which can expect to have the longest journey to and from work, Real Business brings you the quirky facts that might make your route seem a little more palatable.
Has the East Midlands been overlooked for too long as a business hub And should the government rethink its idea of a Northern Powerhouse and instead look to the East Midlands as the obvious base The answer to these two questions is, quite simply, yes.