The Government’s plans to auto-enrol employees in their employers pension schemes is intended to reduce the strain on their coffers in years to come. But the initiative has run into something of a stumbling block – half of us don’t even know it exists
Dealing with underachievers can be tricky at the best of times, let alone in a small firm. But there are ways to make it less painful…
With benefits decreasing there has never been more pressure for single parents to return to work. But inflexible employment is making the return a difficult one
Britain prides itself on its history of strong leaders. From Nelson to Churchill we’ve always had a bit of a thing for bold and singular leaders. Which is why it’s rather unfortunate that our future may hold a significant leadership gap.
Family businesses make up a huge proportion of UK plc. And with their long-term outlooks, they could be just the kind of companies the economy needs right now
It is a well-known fact that there is a high level of unemployment in the United Kingdom, triggered by the global financial crisis of which began in 2007.
The raising of the State Pension Age has started to look shaky as the Trades Union Congress announces half a million nearing retirement are too ill to work
In these tough times, lots of small businesses have had to face the inevitable and make cuts to headcount.