At the age of 24, Leon Emirali was appointed to the executive board of a top 120 PR agency and had a six-figure income through salary and asset growth. Less than 12 months later, he packed in the luxury to co-found a media agency from scratch.
Of the ten companies paying staff the highest median salary in Britain, only one is actually based there, research from Glassdoor has revealed.
The aerospace industry is flying high, and the UK is one of the biggest players boasting the world’s second largest industry – predominantly due to SMEs.
Arguably the first new national newspaper in the UK for 30 years – the New Day – is closing down only nine weeks after its launch due to “weak sales”. As such, we rounded-up the most recent cases of when firms felt the sales burn – and why.
It is a sobering statistic that one in five SMEs has been the victim of an employee fraud, according to the National Fraud & Cyber Crime Reporting Centre.
Scottish Power was hit with a bill for £18m, the third largest fine in the energy regulator’s history. It was accused of failing to treat its customers fairly, with late billing, inadequate call handling and poor complaint resolution.
“SMEs are the lifeblood of the UK economy” – how often have you heard this sentence, or something similar, from a government minister in the last few years More than once, I’d imagine, as the parties battle to be seen as more business-friendly than their rivals. But what are they doing about late payments
Close Brothers Asset Management (CBAM) strove to find out what kept family business owners awake at night – and found ten key issues the majority faced.
Talk about a captive audience to make any marketer salivate. Beyond the 43.5m viewers who tuned into the 2016 Oscars live, it was the billion plus global audience who, if they didn’t watch the entire ceremony, caught just one clip: Leonardo DiCaprio’s long awaited Academy Award win.