Opinion

Latest opinion, analysis and discussion from entrepreneurs, finance directors, HR managers, marketing experts, investors, and other key members of the UK business ecosystem.

Millionaire plumber bans builder's bum

Charlie Mullins has built a £15m-turnover plumbing business and counts celebrity chef Gordon Ramsey and floppy-haired actor Hugh Grant as his clients. So what’s his secret? “I set strict rules of appearance for my employees. No one wants a sloppy bastard with his arse hanging out his pants wandering around their house.”

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By Kate Bassett

University - or entrepreneurship?

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You don't have to be a bully to succeed in business

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I want to be a good employer but the law won’t let me

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Political correctness gone mad?

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Double standards on data protection

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Small business leaders are at the coalface

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2008 business predictions

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Is a university education relevant to an entrepreneur?

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Why 'tis the season for good new car deals!

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Do you have the courage to hire staff completely different to yourself?

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Jump on board the climate change bandwagon

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