New research reveals that British employees are, on the whole, happy at work, with a third feeling inspired to succeed every day and 70 per cent feeling positive more than three days a week. Ahead of the second Employee Motivation Day on 25th February, a study into the behaviours of the UK’s workforce highlights that team dynamics […]
Posted on 9th February 2016 .
UK businesses saw a rise of 6% in total payments from Europe during 2015 compared to 2014, while of the top ten export destinations for UK small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs), four fifths were in Europe. This is according to the new Barclays’ Business Abroad Index, which tracked overseas payments made to its business […]
More than half (53%) of the UK’s small & medium sized businesses (SMBs) confirm that business confidence and optimism is a key component to managing a successful business. According to research released today and conducted by Xero, business confidence is the key contributor to business success and economic growth. Developing and maintaining this SMB business confidence is […]
Cyber attacks have been identified as the biggest threat to businesses for the second year in a row, according to Business Continuity Institute (BCI) and British Standards Institution (BSI).
The Smith & Williamson Power 100 represents those people who are or who most impact the lives of entrepreneurs; those who shape policy, create working environments, champion, mentor and promote entrepreneurs and entrepreneurship in UK plc.
Posted on 9th February 2016 in General business.
George Osborne will have to perform a “precarious balancing act” in the upcoming 2016 Budget if he is to eliminate the deficit by the end of this parliament, according to the Institute of Fiscal Studies.
Posted on 8th February 2016 in General business.
Around a quarter of all North Sea oil platforms are likely to be scrapped over the next 10 years, according to industry experts.