A study spanning 80 countries has analysed consumer feedback online to reveal the world’s most desirable luxury brands – Chanel came out on top, while hallowed watch brand Rolex was outshone by the Apple Watch.
With the surge of service outages from large banks, challengers such as Metro and Virgin Money – some offering more appealing rates of interest and few weighed down with the same unwieldy and dated IT – are providing the British public with compelling alternatives to larger counterparts.
As our annual Future 50 initiative prepares to name its sixth batch of disruptive and game-changing businesses set to dominate tomorrow’s business landscape, we look back on five from previous years to see what progress has been made.
The rapid pace of technological innovation has placed us in the midst of what has been termed as the “fourth industrial revolution” – what does this mean for UK firms?
Toby Conibear, European business development director of Bond International Software, discusses the very real issue of candidate commitment and offers his advice on ensuring a smooth placement process.
Every business should understand the importance of employee engagement, so why are companies still only managing to meet the most basic needs of people?
Entrepreneurs statistically fail more often than not, but new research has suggested the financial risk is not as great as previously thought, as failed entrepreneurs can return to the salaried workforce and recover their earnings quickly.
It’s a rare person who doesn’t find others a little weird sometimes, and it’d be a terribly tedious world if we were all the same. But while our uniqueness can sometimes separate us from others, it’s possible to take the mystery out of other people’s behaviour with the right attitude of curious enquiry and a genuine willingness to understand.
As the race to become the next London mayor enters its final 100 days, Conservative candidate Zac Goldsmith has revealed what he calls his “blueprint for London business”.