Ebola

What’s the Ebola virus and how much danger is the UK in?

Wed, 30 Jul 2014| By Robyn Vinter

The Ebola virus has killed 672 people in West Africa since February and is a “threat” to the UK, according to the Foreign Secretary.

Richard Dawkins

Richard Dawkins angers the whole internet by saying some rapes are “mild”

Wed, 30 Jul 2014| By Robyn Vinter

Yesterday, (previously) one of the world’s most respected scientists, Richard Dawkins angered almost the whole of Twitter by saying some rapes and instances of child abuse were worse than others.

Twitter phone

Twitter has lost $14bn this year, but upbeat results add $7bn to company’s worth

Wed, 30 Jul 2014| By Harry Cockburn

Twitter has lost an eye watering $14bn in value this year, but share prices soared on Tuesday after the company’s results surpassed analysts’ expectations.

Pay Packet wages money envelope

Wages haven’t dropped so fast since Victorian times – here’s how Labour is exploiting that fact

Wed, 30 Jul 2014| By Robyn Vinter

Do you get the feeling your salary stretched further during the last government? Or the last century?

Aldi

Aldi to surge past Waitrose to become UK’s sixth largest supermarket

Wed, 30 Jul 2014| By Harry Cockburn

It’s a supermarket sweep for Aldi and fellow budget supermarket chain Lidl, as the discount stores continue their siege of the British grocery market.

Cat's claws

Bank of England has plans to claw back bankers' bonuses

Wed, 30 Jul 2014| By Robyn Vinter

The Bank of England is set to announce plans to claw back bankers’ bonuses if they’re found to have broken the rules.

All London business news

Sketch-a-Etch

Sketch-a-Etch: It's a no-brainer for David Cameron

Thu, 31 Jul 2014| By Sketch-a-Etch

Where words fail us, there’s always photoshop

Euro comes into force

Alessio Rastani: Why the euro is going to be trashed

Fri, 25 Jul 2014| By Alessio Rastani

The fastest way for Draghi to kickstart the economy is to trash the euro, says Alessio Rastani

Commonwealth kiss

Robyn Vinter: Scotland showed the world the true meaning of a "Glasgow kiss"Video

Thu, 24 Jul 2014| By Robyn Vinter

Combine a world-famous sporting event and former European Capital of Culture and you’re always going to get some pleasant surprises. When that city is Glasgow, you know it will be memorable too.

Leicester Square

John Nugent: Why I don't care that Leicester Square is no longer the home of British Cinema

Thu, 24 Jul 2014| By John Nugent

RIP Leicester Square - home of misguided tourists and soulless sports bars - says our new film columnist

Sketch-a-Etch

Sketch-a-Etch: Where's our Middle East envoy Tony Blair?

Tue, 22 Jul 2014| By Sketch-a-Etch

Where words fail us, there’s always photoshop

Ivan Retzignac and Andrew Bucher, founders of MedicAnimal.com

How can fast-growing tech start-ups be better supported?

MedicAnimal co-founders Andrew Bucher and Ivan Retzignac on how the UK can produce more fast-growth tech companies

e Computer tech

Graham Schuhmacher MBE: How to stimulate the provision and take-up of apprenticeships

Rolls-Royce head of learning services on why apprenticeships stimulate growth in the economy

Rajeeb Dey, founder, Enternships

Rajeeb Dey: Poor communication between education and industry is creating a skills gap

Enternships.com founder and CEO on how to get more graduates into jobs

export

Simon Spinks: How can we encourage more SMEs to export?

Harrison Spinks MD on the best export strategies for SMEs

England fan reflects on Englands 4-1 World Cup exit to Germany, 2010

Why 16-24 year olds are twice as likely to be addicted to gambling and how the World Cup didn’t help

By Robyn Vinter

Young people are twice as likely to be in the “at risk” category as the UK population as a whole, and the problem is getting worse.

Slot machines gambling

Gambling in numbers: 7 stats that show the UK’s gambling problem

By Robyn Vinter

Today we discovered people aged 18-24 are doubly at risk of developing a gambling problem, because of technology and advertising.

David Bagleys Ferrari

Video: We meet the man behind luxury supercar extravaganza Salon PrivéVideo

By Harry Cockburn

David Bagley on his love of cars and setting up his dream supercar festival

More London lifestyle

Social Bookmarks

RSS feed for E-GUIDES: free digital booklets offering in-depth business advice

E-GUIDES: free digital booklets offering in-depth business advice

E-guide - Reinventing digital strategy

Not sure how to reinvent your digital strategy? Get our free e-guide now

Technology is changing business unbelievably quickly, and you need to stay ahead

RBS eguide

LEAP OF FAITH: Now is the time to start your business - here's how

Stop day-dreaming and start doing. It’s easier than you think. Our free e-guide will show you how

All e-guides

RSS feed for Our SECURING BRITAIN series

Our SECURING BRITAIN series

SBRB 4 - index

Securing Britain: Responsible Business - Youth Unemployment, Education & Workforce

Wed, 30 Jul 2014

Game-changing ideas for the public & private sectors

SECURING BRITAIN: RESPONSIBLE BUSINESS - 3 - cover

Securing Britain: Responsible Business – Social Enterprise & Investment

Wed, 23 Jul 2014

Game-changing ideas for the public & private sectors

SECURING BRITAIN: RESPONSIBLE BUSINESS - Sustainability, Standards & Supply Chain

SECURING BRITAIN: RESPONSIBLE BUSINESS - Sustainability, Standards & Supply Chain

Wed, 16 Jul 2014

Game-changing ideas for the public & private sectors

Securing Britain Responsible Business - Innovation

Read online now: SECURING BRITAIN: RESPONSIBLE BUSINESS - Innovation

Wed, 9 Jul 2014

Game-changing ideas for the public & private sectors, from responsible business leaders