The global M&A market is continuing to boom, with new data suggesting that 59 per cent of companies worldwide were planning an acquisition within the next 12 months. One region that stands out is Asia – both Chinese and Japanese corporates demonstrated an increasing focus on outbound M&A investment, spending $62.2bn and $54.1bn respectively in the first half of 2015.
Some of the greatest partnerships in business go back many years, but Ed Smith and Richard Wilkinson, co-founders of innovative super-food chocolate brand Doisy & Dam, have known each other since they were toddlers.
Facebook has introduced a new slideshow video ad format, which will allow companies to integrate images into their social media video marketing efforts – a development designed to provide small businesses with more flexibility and opportunities.
Customer service is about people. These three quotes will inspire you to be better at communicating and working with others.
Hell hath no fury like online commentators. Here are the seven most common mistakes businesses make online – and how you can avoid them.
Hardly a day goes by without a news headline referring to “innovation” or “digital disruption” as reports of large businesses struggling to find growth look to adapt their business model in the face of new competitors.
It may be getting a little darker, the roads may be a little busier and the weather may be changing, but if you think your employees won’t use a Cycle to Work scheme this winter, you should think again. The Cycle to Work scheme is a year-round affair, and demand is not going down.
The efficiency and accuracy with which business processes are completed can impact everything, from customer satisfaction and brand reputation, to revenue and profit. Here is how to use apps to streamline processes.
Martin Hamilton, founder of Mash Direct, discusses what duty established business owners have in guiding tomorrow’s budding entrepreneurs towards success.
Whether you’re a small business, a micro business or a cost-conscious company, it’s likely that you’re looking to recruit to the top talent to your business without breaking the bank.
Your choice of domain name extension has an effect on how customers see your brand. Here is why it matters so much.
Big data is a big bogeyman to many small and medium-sized companies which regard it as too complex and time consuming to deal with.