David Craik

How Active Hound survived an intellectual property scare
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Never take your finger off marketing: Surviving a rollercoaster Brexit ride
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This £780 million investment will support innovators across the country
This £780 million investment will support innovators across the country
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Big and bold: Why Brits find US logos more memorable
Big and bold: Why Brits find US logos more attractive
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Widening pensions saving gap between men and women shouldn’t be ignored
Widening pensions saving gap between men and women shouldn’t be ignored
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Prezola: The wedding gift company inspired by wine and China dolls
Prezola: The wedding gift company inspired by wine and China dolls
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Inclusion Matters: The workforce does not reflect the UK’s wider population
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Cyber security awareness should be part of the onboarding process
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Invest in skills and support to help employees with mental health problems
“Step up your game”: Invest in skills and support to help employees with mental health problems
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Why the South West will become a hotspot for the UK’s nuclear sector
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Scottish businesses blame Brexit uncertainty for hiring struggles
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R&D investment has become a high priority for foreign-owned UK businesses
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Railway arches are incubators for innovation and creativity – so why not preserve these spaces?
Railway arches are full of innovation – so why not preserve these spaces?
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Goodbye small change: You're losing out if you don't take contactless payments
Goodbye small change: You’re losing out if you don’t take contactless payments
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Are kids learning enough in schools to enter careers in AI?
Is the UK education system failing students with ambitions of careers in AI?
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How safe are our jobs, and will robots be taking over?
British workers increasingly fretting about robots taking their jobs
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More than 1 in 10 SMEs to scrap exporting if there is a “No Deal” Brexit
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"Unaffordable" interest rates: Why nearly half of small businesses struggle to raise finance
“Unaffordable” interest rates: Why nearly half of small businesses struggle to raise finance
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By David Craik
How do you make a name for yourself when your competitor is well established?
The AmeriCamp story: Making a name for your brand when the competition has a head start
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Why Apple is on the verge of becoming the first $1 trillion valued company
Why Apple is on the verge of becoming the first $1 trillion valued company
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1 in 4 firms report a boost in exports, says RBS Monitor
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4 out of Europe’s top 10 fintech deals come out of the UK
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Businesses should not fear regulations or see them as an export barrier
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Rural Scottish businesses might need a digital infrastructure boost
Lack of digital infrastructure holding back businesses in rural Scotland
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Julianne Ponan and her nascent superfood business Creative Nature
How the critics came crawling back to snack business Creative Nature after a deal with Tesco
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More than a third of SMEs think summer is the time to boost sales
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The self-employed aren’t daunted by Brexit impacting their finances
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Businesses urged to invest in ecommerce as shopper behaviour goes digital
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the city
A bad Brexit deal for financial services could hit regional cities hardest
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Brexit is a mixed bag for SMEs
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How companies are planning to retain EU workers post-Brexit
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James Packer's resignation: Our attitude towards mental health is changing
James Packer’s resignation: Our attitude towards mental health is changing
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What should the government look for when assessing bids for public sector work?
Calls for government to look with “fresh eyes” on public sector procurement
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UK policymakers need to better shape the future of drones in business
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Young investors have their eyes on internationally scalable technology businesses
Young investors have their eyes on internationally scalable technology businesses
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Domino’s believes UK companies aren’t adequately nurturing leaders
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The clock is ticking against victims of RBS' restructuring unit, says Mike Cherry
The clock is ticking against victims of RBS’ restructuring unit
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Department for International Trade announces “Space Exports” campaign
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The CBI sets out a post-Brexit plan for the UK to be a “leading trading nation”
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Will import costs post-Brexit make cheese and butter luxuries?
The dairy dilemma: Why cheese and butter could be luxuries post-Brexit
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Google’s fine for breaching anti-trust laws could help other companies thrive
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Cosmetics companies need to ensure treatments comply with HMRC guidelines
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Why companies should allow intelligent machines to do simple low margin work
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Tech company bosses should be looking to expand upwards and beyond
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Making exporting help as easy to find as your local Boots
Making exporting help as easy to find as your local Boots
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The penalties for non-compliance with auto-enrolment
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Auto-enrolment: The questions SMEs should be asking to find the most relevant pensions provider
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The definitive checklist for SME owners and managers for auto-enrolment
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Multi-tasking can lead to multiple problems at work
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Put crowdfunding in ISAs says CrowdBnk as it unveils new investors charter
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Back to school blues leaves shop sales down in the dumps
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Back to school blues leaves shop sales down in the dumps
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The confidence of youth driving the British economic revival
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Bank profits set to be battered by digital startups
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Bank profits set to be battered by digital startups
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Why are these industries intimidating students with such shabby services?
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Stay exactly where you are – advertised salaries are in “spectacular” decline
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Women urged to join fight against cyber crime and protect UK firms
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Shadow chancellor John McDonnell receives mixed welcome from UK business bodies
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Shoppers lose confidence because of shakier job prospects
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Aldi celebrates record sales by launching new ecommerce service
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Top TV commercials through the ages: Meerkats, cigars, robots and toothpaste
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Businesses tell Labour the EU status quo has to change
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No sour grapes: More growth on the vine for English winemakers
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The time to speak out on the EU is now – don’t waste the chance
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Social enterprises in good health in Scotland thanks to third sector lending growth
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SME owners are happy, proud and optimisitic, according to new survey
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Scottish businesses say overwhelmingly want to stay in Europe
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Financial firms under pressure from China crisis and interest rate uncertainty
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Financial firms under pressure from China crisis and interest rate uncertainty
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Recruitment firm takes off its ties to shake “mercenary” tag and help SMEs grow
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Business leaders still divided over staying in or quitting the EU
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Businesses say yes to Living Wage but ask government to be cautious
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Hotels helped by Rugby World Cup as industry tackles growth of Airbnb
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Boring bosses are costing the UK economy billions of pounds a year
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Auto-enrolment gets thumbs up, but millions unaware of where pension is being invested
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Millennials call on businesses to meet their burning ambition
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Police find clever ways to crack down on intellectual property crime
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Eyetease sets sights on global expansion after getting Boris Johnson on board
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Businesses taking too much risk with internal audits
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Employees ask their bosses to make them feel more engaged at work
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How “human brand” Donald Trump can win the presidency
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No time for Bah Humbug! this Christmas as Brits get ready to spend
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Expat workers choose Singapore for careers and Sweden for love
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Businesses should play a pivotal role in the refugee crisis
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SuperGroup sets out stall for Chinese growth and credits government agency tie-in
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A cup of coffee with some peace and quiet – what most London workers desire
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BT to add £30bn to UK economy by ramping up broadband speeds
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Britain becoming a divided nation over crowdfunding concept
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The UK’s most bizarre jobs: Only elves, loners and those with strong stomachs need apply
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Keep listening to the customer and their evolving tastes
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Sainsbury’s serves up new innovation drive to cut waste
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Local councils call for more power to boost regional growth
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SMEs owed £67bn in unpaid invoices – and the problem’s getting worse
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Businesses not being smart enough about intellectual property
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Shhh…listen to your employees and boost your profits
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The Made in Chelsea stars making entrepreneurial waves
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From our foreign correspondent – issues facing SMEs worldwide
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By David Craik
From our foreign correspondent – issues facing SMEs worldwide
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Suits you, sir – personalised interest rates could be the future
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