93% of UK CIOs agree more focus should be placed on alleviating the IT skills shortage
Business in the Community launches Equal Lives survey to research what men need to balance work and home
Business in the Community is launching new research to explore the experiences of fathers and male carers in the workplace and the pressures they face.
C-J Green from Servest offers some top tips on how to move a business from a national base into an international level. Lessons have to be taken from the successful formation of a business on home turf and transferred onto the world stage.
Yesterday Boris Johnson sung the Ode to Joy in German at a press conference and now all the Remain camp’s cards have started to come tumbling down….well not quite, but thing are starting to look a little shaky.
Despite the majority of working people wanting to discuss their career goals more often, a staggering 46 percent of Brits have never participated in a high quality conversation with their manager about their career, with 84 percent of employees only talking about it with their employers once or twice a year.
Jo Causon: First impressions are everything, particularly when you’re a nation of customer service providers
You don’t get a second chance to make a good first impression, says the old adage. It’s a well-known maxim, but familiarity does not mean organisations can afford to dismiss the underlying sentiment. In the context of customer service, without creating a good impression at the outset, the businesses that make up UK plc risk damage to their reputation and market share.
Incentive and reward company, Red Letter Days For Business, know how important it is to recognise employees for a job well done and the company has stepped its rewards up a notch this month by launching the Hypercar Holy Trinity 200mph Challenge – a world-exclusive supercar experience in partnership with Auto Vivendi Supercar Club.
It is well known that great swathes of the current cabinet are privately educated, but new figures suggests that a privately educated dominance also extends into business. A private education is of course reliant on a affluence, which needs also to be brought into the equation.
Low employee costs are keeping the UK attractive to companies looking to take on digital professionals.
The Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act has recently received Royal Assent and will be brought into force by the end of May.
Small to medium sized businesses across the UK are missing out on crucial funding opportunities due to the wrong individuals filling board level positions, according to 81 percent of venture capital fund managers.
Dupsy Abiola is a changemaker, a restless spirit, who sees problems and then attempts to solve them. After watching her sister struggle to find work after university, she quit her job in order to build Intern Avenue, a platform that assists entry level talent find jobs in business.
Figures published today by the European Investment Bank (EIB) show that investment by the EIB in the UK increased to €7.77 billion in 2015, up 10.8 percent on the previous year’s lending
Over a quarter of workers admit to choosing their career paths in order to avoid dealing with workplace fears, new research has found.
High street retailers could face insolvency in the new year as the run up to Christmas has not been as good as expected.