Life is a 24 hour, 365 days a year conversation. We’re constantly speaking to colleagues, customers or strangers. Even when sleeping we’re still talking. And when we’re not, we’re often dying to speak but lacking the courage to do so.
To close its gender pay gap, the BBC has decreased the wages of some its highest earning employees. SME bosses need to err on the side of caution if they want to do the same.
For many software businesses, international expansion is a crucial route for sustaining growth. Reaching new customers and broadening talent pools are good reasons to pursue a global strategy – and the time has never been better to do so.
If stress is becoming an issue, coffee breaks can help alleviate the pressure. They can also help even the healthiest employees be more effective.
Alex Buttle, Motorway’s director, explains what a recent round of funding will mean for the used car comparison business – and how the government’s goal for electric vehicles might impact the industry.
I used to hold breakfasts with groups of employees to discuss aspects of our business and allow them the opportunity to ask questions. In one of those, I learned a valuable lesson.