The ridiculous expense claims employees have made are truly mind-boggling. Whilst MPs are the classic culprits, even laypeople have been known to use the company card for brazen purchases.
Getting funding can be a challenge and alternative finance may seem like a godsend to many new businesses – but there are funding pitfalls, and if you don’t get it right, it can be an expensive mistake.
PayPal is arguably known the world over as the biggest online payment processor. But how did it get to the top?
If you have a new starter, make everyone’s lives easier by setting some time aside to draft a clear induction plan.
There have been significant changes to the scoring of GCSEs and as far as I’m concerned, this decision is completely bonkers.
Blockchain is, slowly but surely, reaching corporate consciousness. As the Harvard Business Review has put it, blockchain is a “quiet revolution.”
When Simon Coughlin and Mark Reynier took a punt and bought the historic Bruichladdich whiskey distillery on Islay in 2002 they couldn’t have imagined the roller-coaster journey they’d go on.
Naturally, all fleet vehicles will be insured before they are on the road and will have regular MOTs, but that’s not the be-all and end-all of preparing for accidents.
Bosses are mistaken if they think an indoor gym and unlimited free food will boost worker experience. Though they are certainly office gimmicks to appreciate, they are not the real answer to maintaining happiness.
It’s amazing the impact good company culture can have on staff, Impression co-founder Tom Craig tells Real Business. They become more productive and loyal, not to mention healthier in both body and mind.