Business Features

Brexit opportunities?
8 April 2016

Brexit opportunities?

The UK is too important a trading partner for European markets for a 'leave' vote to hit exporters, writes David Johnson.  Read more

11 March 2016

HMRC on the prowl

The authorities may soon be asking for regular online updates about a company's tax affairs, and it is clear that firms need to be prepared.  Read more

26 February 2016

Beware the workplace bully

Workplace bullying costs the UK economy an estimated 14bn a year in lost productivity, absenteeism and compensation. While tough to tackle, the consequences of ignoring such behaviour can be significant  Read more

12 February 2016

Co-operate to accumulate

In a demanding and innovation-intensive world, manufacturers are increasingly working in partnership with customers to come up with better, competition-beating products.  Read more

29 January 2016

The right to snoop?

A recent court judgement confirmed that a firm was within its rights to view the personal emails of staff. Lee Ashwood examines the implications of this landmark ruling  Read more