A British medal-winning Badminton player has decided to turn her back on the sport and instead dedicate her future to opening up a branch of the business her father owns.
With a new CEO at the helm and loans to consumers now surpassing £500m during the year, peer-to-peer finance provider Zopa has much to celebrate – not least the accolade of Growing Business of the Year: Smaller Company at the 2016 Growing Business Awards.
In the lead up to Christmas the average person spends close to £900 on a variety of presents, decorations and festive extras in readiness for 25 December. It’s hardly surprising with the pressures of expectations and opportunities online that much of this buying is done sneakily in work time.
As it's the end of the year and we're all looking for something light hearted, here are five jobs that really do make you wonder about the kind of businesses that are in the world today.
Gordon Plant, VP of product at BaseKit, shares his inside knowledge on what growing business owners can expect in the website building space next year.
Christmas has undoubtedly hit everyone's pockets, so with saving up money for the next year in mind we took a look at the drastic approach a 23 year old Google employee took to retain 90 per cent of his income: sleeping in the campus parking lot.
Following her family's path into the world of bridal fashion, Charlotte Balbier talks to Real Business about spotting a gap in the traditional market and staying ahead of the competition.
Customer information is the valuable, intellectual property and lifeblood of any organisation – yet almost two thirds of companies admit customer data is fundamentally flawed.