Business advice, insights and analysis
Advice, insights and analysis for London businesses
Are you a business owner dreaming of running meetings from an “Apprentice” style boardroom, or an aspiring entrepreneur eager to impress potential clients?
Business manager Raj Sond cautions young people to go in with their eyes open
Every month the UK loses £1.25bn from lost trade due to a lack of airport capacity, says Heathrow
Thousands of students marched through London yesterday protesting against tuition fees and budget cuts to education.
Between the ages of 22 and 39 women on average earn more per hour than men.
I asked 11-year-olds what business will look like in 2020. You'll be surprised by how insightful their answers are
These kids are the leaders of the future. So what do they predict?
Royal Mail half-year profits have dipped 21%, forcing the company to halve the expected growth rate of its UK parcels market to between 1% and 2%.
Looking to win serious investment? Ben Grech shares his seven essential steps
Despite a drive to appoint more women to the boards of companies across the UK, only certain areas within business are making any progress.
Sir Richard Branson is set to launch a new line of luxury cruises.
Are you one of the *ahem* quirky people who likes business?
As GEW 2014 kicks off, business coach Rasheed Ogunlaru reveals his top networking tips and what’s coming up at the British Library’s Business & IP Centre
Thanks to the right financial support and some key business decisions, Dawnus has bloomed
We heard from the philosopher at the launch of midtown Big Idea Exchange
He’s done it again.
This morning the news that FIFA had cleared itself of corruption was met with disbelief.
UPDATE: (12.24pm) The report is now out and confirms the below.
Alibaba, Apple, and why Western digital hegemony is finally over
Yahoo has just announced its latest big-ticket acquisition.
New analysis says Heathrow expansion could deliver £211bn of economic benefits to the UK
Be thankful you’re not in the offices of UBS, JP Morgan Chase, Citigroup, HSBC or RBS this morning.
By 2030, China will be facing a situation where one in four men will never have married.
A report from the Airports Commission, published today, puts the cost of expanding Heathrow and Gatwick airports significantly higher than current proposals.
Veteran venture capitalist Jon Moulton has vowed to “improve Jongleurs comedy club’s jokes” by snapping up its parent company Intertain for £20m.
Eight out of 10 CBI members would vote to stay in the European Union, announced the Confederation’s president, Sir Mike Rake today.
There is much speculation on former Prime Minister Tony Blair’s company Tony Blair Associates (TBA). Questions range from “How much does he earn?”, “Who does he deal with?” to “Did he really help a Kazakh dictator?”.
Two effigies of the world’s powerful person were burned this week in the East Sussex town Lewes as part of Bonfire Night celebrations.
The UK has reached an all-time record in the number of businesses launched.
Part of a large steel bolt, as big as an adult hand, fell off the 47-storey Cheesegrater yesterday which resulted in the area being cordoned off. Thankfully, no one was injured.
Plus, 12 things you need to know about Monty the Penguin
The big four supermarkets – Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Morrisons and Asda – have been hit hard by the arrival of uber-discount rivals Aldi and Lidl in the past couple of years.
Wow. A new study shows that EU migrants added some £20bn to the UK economy between 2000 and 2011.
A new runway could bring £100bn of economic benefits to the UK
Mark Howley, group managing director of ZenithOptimedia, on why companies need to make a significant investment in tech talent
Today is Equal Pay Day in the UK.
A Virgin Galactic spacecraft crashed on Friday killing a test pilot.
From entrepreneurs, authors and icons
If you thought the Candy brothers, the men behind Knightsbridge’s One Hyde Park apartments, are all about expensive property then you’re wrong.
Sir Terry Leahy, Tesco’s former CEO of 14 years, has spoken about the supermarket’s crisis for the first time.