Pensions are something that we typically think about later on in life, but every business owner should prioritise it. There are a number of different pension vehicles that business owners can consider in retirement and we?ve put together this guide to help you navigate your options.
Being a successful entrepreneur takes resilence by the bucketload. However, this isn’t just about being tough and ‘rolling with the punches’. True resilience, and ultimately business success relies on entrepreneurs creating strategies that prevent stress, fatigue, and burnout in the long-term.
It’s Valentine’s Day, and in the spirit of love and care, it’s time to think about whether your business is giving enough money to charity. The benefits are numerous and include more motivated staff, positive corporate reputation, tax benefits and a great (and ‘free’) marketing campaign that can spread stellar messages about your brand.
As we settle in to 2018, serial entrepreneur Jan Cavelle examines the array of fast moving challenges that business owners are likely to face this year.
If you don't have the time or patience to trawl through the full Autumn Statement and Spending Review document, Real Business has summarised all of chancellor George Osborne's salient points for your reading pleasure.
Small business owners are just like Del Boy say researchers – talking of little but cars and cash rather than enterprise.
Football has become a ripe hunting ground for businesspeople looking to utilise the extensive potential of the world's most popular sport. We've seen numerous clubs get snapped up in the Premier League during recent years, but which currently have the richest owners?
Not since William and Kate tied the knot in 2011 have the British workforce had more than eight national holidays. With other countries around the world having many more, we look at some of the odder reasons for a day off.
In the 2015 Budget the chancellor might not be offering small businesses much in the way of specific help with energy bills, but these are a significant outgoing for most SMEs and there are concerns they'll rise over the next few years.
Whether it is alcohol or chocolate, this time of year always brings about a period of abstinence for people up and down the country. But what about business owners and the things they could probably do without?
We’re in the middle of a technology revolution. It’s a huge opportunity, and we need to embrace it. Virgin Media Business director Mike Smith explains why.
Much has been said of the impact from European deflation, the introduction of quantitative easing and the spectre of another continental recession – but how does this impact you as a business leader or owner-manager?