Can I sleep on it The impact of sleep on decision making

On 28 January 1986, the NASA space shuttle Challenger broke apart 73 seconds into its flight, causing the death of all its crew members. An official report, published the same year, highlighted the decision making errors made by key individuals as a result of sleep loss and early shift-work.

The difficulties of hiring new people as a small business

Businesses of all sizes live and die through attracting and retaining the right people. This is no more pertinently the case than with small businesses, where the impact of an individual hire is typically greater than at a larger organisation.

Four tips to improve your social media

If you're in charge of social media management for your company, it's time to up your game. Guy Blaskey, founder of Pooch & Mutt, unveils four ways firms can improve interaction with consumers on social media.