It’s the stuff of economic nightmares, but this week’s interest rate rise brought it a step closer to reality. When banks increase the interest and charge for loans and overdrafts, thousands of zombie companies could be pushed into insolvency.
The Bank of England has today announced a bank interest rates rise, which will be the first in a decade, and the UK’s entrepreneurs have been vocal with their thoughts.
The modern era has seen more people work overtime. It’s perhaps because of the resultant stress, shifting short staycations into longer holidays, that bosses need to know the difference between a sabbatical and a career break.
Happiness can be a driving force for better performance and productivity and it’s simply a good idea to be happy in your daily job.
Davis Lee, general manager of product engineering, displays and client peripherals at Dell, discusses how hot-desking can affect your health – and shares tips on how to best avoid future aches and pains.
Without talented and motivated people, a company has no hope of flourishing and staying competitive. But what exactly motivates an employee? And how can you go about attracting and engaging a workforce that has no qualms with leaving when unsatisfied?
It’s understandable that businesses want to get new talent onboard quickly, but beware you don’t immediately dampen the enthusiasm of your new hires under a deluge of paperwork.