The UK has set a target to achieve 95 per cent coverage of NGA broadband across the country by 2017 with a £1.7bn investment. But the aim to have all properties connected to a basic broadband capability (2Mbps) by the end of last year was not entirely fulfilled.
Broadband is vital for businesses these days, but in many parts of the UK there’s a dire lack of choice and limited speeds. Many premises only have the option of ADSL broadband which is feeling increasingly outdated and takes its toll on firms in rural areas.
If there is one business function SMEs rely on to drive revenues, it’s marketing. But today’s marketers are facing mounting pressure to keep up with prospects and customers, as well as use data.
Pip Murray, founder of Pip & Nut, is one of those exceptional individuals that followed her eureka moment and garnered success. A talk with her unveiled what inspired her to start the firm and how she hopes to inspire others in turn.
Owners define a company’s voice and vision their quirks, passion and expertise inspire staff and secure customers. Yet far too many innovative bosses mask their true nature by opting for a generic website.
We re all familiar with the culture of social media and the growing trend of businesses using such platforms to improve business operations. But more specifically, how can videos help boost your recruitment process?
In September, we ve had a new £5 launch, IPOs and investment funds opening, and claims British entrepreneurs are too fat and lazy to export. With all of that to digest, American Express” Alan Gillies offered his thoughts on the condition of the UK business market for our new series.
After interviewing a very sweet, virtual school leaver this week, we became embroiled in a discussion about what she wanted out of work, what expectations she had been given by school and whether she had a particularly desirable skill.
Over one third of adults globally are classified as overweight or obese but this figure rises in more affluent countries, reaching 58 per cent in Europe and 70 per cent in the US!
Kicking off the launch of Corporate Insights, a new interview series in which we hear from senior decision makers at large global firms about how they get the job done, two heads of Vodafone discuss the emergence of flexible working, implementation and what it really means for SMEs.
Aberdeen Football Club has gone where no club has ever gone before; it’s decided to slap a trademark on what has been deemed a famous half-time snack.
It is commonplace for shareholders holding the same shares to enter into side letters and informal arrangements that can alter their rights. The same effect occurs between debtor firms and creditors, whose relative rights also change with time.