Whilst many people will be holding onto their hats ahead of the Budget, one insurer is urging chancellor George Osborne to keep a tight hold on his red briefcase.
April is creeping ever closer and this year it doesn’t just mark the start of a new fiscal year, but also the launch of the long-awaited Living Wage and for some, their pension auto-enrolment staging date.
By the end of 2017, Brits will be asked a question that nobody has asked them for 42 years: "Should the UK remain a member of the European Union?" According to Stephen Archer, director at Spring Partnerships, we should opt to leave the EU.
While many leading business figures are renowned for focusing on making money first and foremost, we took a look at four employers who raised the bar in terms of looking after staff.
Women’s fashion site Missguided crashed on 14 March – a result of a 50 per cent off sale sending customers wild. However, with transactions unavailable, shoppers were left frustrated and the company’s banter-based updates did little to placate customers.
Investments made through equity crowdfunding in 2015 totalled £245m and it now makes up almost 16 per cent of all seed and venture stage equity investment in the UK. As such, OFF3R founder Lex Deak unveils how to find the best crowdfunding opportunities.
Mood swings, missed deadlines and a range of bad excuses to call in sick are among the many reasons that UK employees have begun to suspect colleagues of substance abuse.
Life as an entrepreneur often means long days and unique experiences. And for Clive Bonny, the owner of business consultancy Strategic Management Partners (SMP), it meant going above and beyond to enter an incubator on behalf of a client – which had a life-changing outcome.
For any company considering business in the US, or wanting to improve on strategy currently under way, look no further than exclusive advice from UK Trade and Investment’s country director Martin Cook.
Starting your own business can be a fulfilling, life-changing experience but also one of the hardest tests mentally – long hours, lonely decision making, financial stress, fear of failure and the endless list of “what-ifs.”