Saturday, October 11, 2014
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Miliband has made the case for raising the minimum wage by stating that one in five workers are classed as 'low paid' as they earn less than £7.71 an hour.
Friday, August 29, 2014
Thursday, July 17, 2014
The Department of Business, Innovation and Skills claims that flexible working will bring economic benefits of £475million in 10 years, a figure which sounds suspiciously arbitrary, due to increased productivity, lower staff turnover and less absenteeism.
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Monday, May 19, 2014
An article in the Huffington Post earlier this year stated that, in one part of the country, 1,700 people applied for just 8 jobs at a new branch of Costa Coffee and around 5,000 people applied for 350 jobs at a new Asda store.
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Crowdfunding is a new way to finance businesses where a large number of people can invest small amounts of money in the projects of their choice.
Friday, March 14, 2014
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Social media marketing is all about promoting a brand, product, website or person on social media networks. It is also about building up an online presence, an online brand, an online followers’ base & an online reputation, so that people start recognizing your brand.
This stage in the customers’ purchase journeys is called the ‘awareness stage’, when people are interested in learning the facts and features about new products, services and promotions).
Friday, January 17, 2014
This is the process where you get web links for your business out to as many sites as you can. This is not only going to get more people to see your links, but it will also get the search engines to notice you quicker. In the end, you are killing two birds with one stone!
Posted by BusinessOnline at 5:58 AM
Wednesday, December 11, 2013
Almost half of high-street retailers report that their sales have gone up since this time last year, while just over ten percent said their receipts are down.
Posted by LParker at 4:58 AM
Friday, November 15, 2013
Tumblr was created by one man and it was his close relationship with the development of the site that helped keep it personal and user friendly.
Will the buyout ensure that the original use and purpose of the site is maintained, or will there be big changes?
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
By offering degree-level qualifications for training in the retail and catering sectors, companies such as McDonald’s, KFC and now Asda risk making a mockery of both education and themselves.
Posted by LParker at 5:27 AM
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
Posted by LParker at 3:38 AM
Thursday, August 22, 2013
The John Lewis mutual partnership was previously held up as a the zenith of progressive business models, where profits were shared among staff, albeit very unevenly.
Posted by LParker at 6:32 AM