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  • SMEs choose SMS for their business communications

    SMEs choose SMS for their business communications

    Businesses rely on a number of different communication channels these days, online and offline. Dr Pieter Streicher, managing director at BulkSMS.com explains why the text message has stood the test of time and continues to play an important role in business communications.

     
  • Exports Decline Weighs on Manufacturing Growth

    Exports Decline Weighs on Manufacturing Growth

    The recovery in British manufacturing continued in the three months to October, but the pace of growth slowed as new export orders declined, according to the latest CBI Quarterly Industrial Trends Survey.

     
  • Dolce & Gabbana cleared in Italian tax-evasion case

    Dolce & Gabbana cleared in Italian tax-evasion case

    Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana, founders of the Dolce & Gabbana fashion house, have been cleared by Italy’s top court of tax evasion.

     
  • Do you really know what is meant by ‘critical thinking’?

    Do you really know what is meant by ‘critical thinking’?

    Sixty-nine percent of college students say they’re very well prepared to take on problem solving tasks in the workplace, according to a recent survey. But that’s not what employers think, reports inc. The same Harris Interactive survey found that less than 50 percent of employers agree that new college grads will come to the […]

     
  • EIB backing unlocks GBP 1 billion social and urban investment across London

    EIB backing unlocks GBP 1 billion social and urban investment across London

    Job creation, quality of life and health standards across London will benefit from GBP 1 billion of new urban renewal, social housing and energy efficiency investment over the next four years following agreement of a new GBP 500 million lending programme by the European Investment Bank to be matched by financing from the London Green Fund and boroughs across the capital.

     
  • Wellbeing drives business innovation

    Wellbeing drives business innovation

    Going for a swim, a gentle jog or taking a trip to the theatre could open the door to success for business owners.

     
  • 5 ways of drawing monies from owner-managed limited companies

    5 ways of drawing monies from owner-managed limited companies

    If you are the owner of a business, that’s not publicly listed, you’ll want to draw money from your company for your own use.