A founder often comes to the point where they think about stepping back from the business. We found out what decisions led to bosses hiring an external CEO.
Who said apps were dead In 2017 we ll see the rise of virtual assistants and increased consolidation of different apps into single platforms, all courtesy of our ever increasing user expectations.
If you have your heart set on becoming an entrepreneur, do you really need to attend university” Here’s why some of Britain’s most successful SME founders chose to be university dropouts.
A statement of the obvious: every FD faces a huge variety of issues and have fiduciary duties that require much more than accounting skills. As such, we asked TotallyMoney.com’s head of finance, Graham Crowe, about the demands of his current role and the lessons he learned on his journey in the financial space.
It appears the days of presenting employees with a gold clock and a handshake when they reach 65 have been consigned to the history books as a record number of older workers are still in employment.
The transition from founder to CEO is often a tricky one. So we called on numerous business leaders to share their advice for those looking to be at the helm of a company for the first time.
Australians are renowned for being a relaxed race, whose primary interests include drinking beers and barbecuing prawns – so perhaps it’s no surprise that a bunch of University of Melbourne academics have concluded that over 40s shouldn’t work more than three days a week.
I saw an article recently about Tesco’s recent decision to ditch the crescent-shaped croissant. My first thought was, why Surely a croissant not shaped like a crescent ceases to be a croissant Turns out that’s what consumers want.
When I first started work I didn’t even consider gender as an issue. At the age of 29, however, I attended a leadership course that completely changed my understanding of who I was.
When it comes to splitting off a section of the company to start a separate business, whether you sink or swim could depend on how many good people you bring with you, according to new research by Rotman School of Management.
As the 2015 Growing Business Awards Entrepreneur of the Year, Steve Jackson has one of the most interesting and unique CVs you’re likely to come across, as Real Business found out when we spoke to the winner himself.
Celebrating its tenth birthday in 2015, and with growth in double figures year on year, it’s clear that The Dressing Room knows its customer inside out, and can facilitate an excellent shopping experience.