MONEY

Was the Premier League’s record breaking transfer window worth it?

Football is a sport, but make no mistake: the Premier League is a business. Fans might like to think that the player acquisitions and...

Tax clampdown on winding up creates uncertainty for business

The Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) is concerned that businesses undertaking some commercial transactions will face unnecessary uncertainty because of a lack of clarity...

MARKETING

What can advertising learn from neuroscience?

There has long been an understanding that we do not consciously absorb all the information that is put in front of us by adverts....

5 ways to get your business noticed online

It’s an age-old problem: now that you’ve started your business, how do you get people to notice it? Brick-and-mortar stores have a long-standing bag...

TECHNOLOGY

Three-quarters of UK adults would walk away from a business that has been hacked

A study from Centrify, the leader in securing enterprise identities against cyberthreats, reveals that 75% of...

The British tech industry and the vital need for investment

As technology dominates the business investment landscape, one problem continues to hang above the tech...

Yahoo hack: What do UK experts think?

Yahoo has confirmed a large-scale data breach of their systems in 2014, and that the...

10 best prototyping and design tools for startups

Are you familiar with a situation when a website or an app was made according...

4 ways your company can improve its cyber security measures

When it comes to understanding basic cyber security and other hacking problems, any novice IT...

The future of virtual reality

Virtual reality has been a kind of persistent benchmark for the so-called “future”. Initially nothing...


FRANCHISE

7 tips for investing in a franchise

With franchise-owned businesses driving a £15bn sector and becoming increasingly popular throughout the UK, investors...

The benefits of buying a re-sale franchise

Buying a franchise business is popular with a diverse group of people but for some,...

Fitness franchising booming as almost half of Brits seek out a new gym

Nearly half of the UK is looking to join a new gym a recent survey...

UK’s top franchises honoured at bfa HSBC Franchisor of the Year Awards

The British Franchise Association (bfa) has revealed the most exceptional franchise businesses of the last...

Finalists named for 2016 bfa HSBC Franchisee of the Year Awards

The British Franchise Association (bfa) has revealed the 20 nominees who will compete for the...

Mark Harvey, managing director, VIP Bin Cleaning

It’s an exciting time for VIP Bin Cleaning: big changes in the waste management sector...