Rising levels of poverty in working families Posted on Wednesday June 19, 2019
Poverty among those who are working has risen, but many more people are now in work, research indicates.
Boeing 737 Max: BA-owner IAG signs deal to buy 200 planes Posted on Tuesday June 18, 2019
Airline group IAG says it has "every confidence" in Boeing as it signs a letter of intent to buy 200 planes.
Premier Inns hit by 'tough conditions' Posted on Wednesday June 19, 2019
The UK's largest hotel operator blames "weak trading conditions" for a fall in demand for its rooms.
US-China trade war: Officials to resume talks before G20 Posted on Wednesday June 19, 2019
Mr Trump says he will have an "extended meeting" with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the G20 next week.
Vegan food: sausages or vegetable tubes? Posted on Wednesday June 19, 2019
Why some people aren't happy that words like 'burger' and 'sausage' are being used to describe vegan products.
The 'monsoon' rain hitting UK business Posted on Wednesday June 19, 2019
The heavy rain is hurting businesses that depend on good weather - is there any sign of sunnier outlook ahead?
Government workers strike: It's a struggle to make ends meet Posted on Tuesday June 18, 2019
Outsourced catering and security staff at the government's business department want the London living wage.
Facebook reveals digital currency details Posted on Tuesday June 18, 2019
Users will be able make payments with the currency via Facebook's apps and WhatsApp.
Heathrow reveals expansion 'masterplan' Posted on Tuesday June 18, 2019
Plans for a third runway, as well as new terminals to be built in phases, go out to public consultation.
KFC's vegan burger: Could it wean you off chicken? Posted on Tuesday June 18, 2019
The fried chicken firm is the latest fast food chain to join the vegan bandwagon, with mixed results.
Business and Management Faculty webinars and events Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Stay up to date by attending our 2019 webinars, either at Chartered Accountants’ Hall or in the comfort of your home.
Are businesses too big to fail? Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
As the failure of outsourcing giants Carillion and Interserve creates waves throughout the industry, Pádraig Floyd looks at what other businesses can do to prevent being caught in their wake
Mike Ashley profile Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Can self-made businessman Mike Ashley save the high street? David Craik explores why other retailers aren’t following his turnaround vision for UK retail
Climate change reporting Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Jonathan Labrey, chief strategy officer, IIRC, explains why integrated reporting is the corporate antidote to climate change
Influencing and persuading - Promoting your brand Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
David Gillespie, professional actor and coach, brings some practical tips in how to promote your brand, persuade people and better negotiate.
Webinar resources Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Thank you for registering on to the Business and Management Faculty's webinar, Influencing and persuading: Promoting your brand, broadcast on 15 May.
Getting your financial models right Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Financial models are vital tools in modern business, but are highly susceptible to being ruined by their creators' bad habits. ICAEW decided to turn this situation around by developing a new code of practice.
Make company transformation a success Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
How do businesses rise to the challenge of change? Mark Kissack and M'Bayang Thiam share their insight on making company transformation a success.
Manage change effectively Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
This webinar explores how a reaction to change can impact an individual’s wellbeing and the difference having a positive mindset can make.
Why don't staff always do what you want them to do? Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
How can we improve the performance of our teams? How can we make those ‘tricky conversations’ a little easier for us and them? In this evening lecture, Angus Farr will identify the three underlying reasons why staff don’t always do what you want them to do.
Make your business agile Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
A business cannot become agile by adopting elements of its management philosophy here and there. Beth Ashmead Latham looks at the specific chain of activities that makes for a successful adoption of agility.
Anti-money laundering update: what every business needs to know Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
This webinar will provide a timely update on recent developments in this area and how to safeguard your business.
Maximising the potential of board and executive meetings Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
How can the CFO equip their board to stimulate a more valuable conversation?
GDPR update Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Louise Marshall, solicitor and GDPR expert, provides a quick update on GDPR, highlights any pertinent case law and points out pitfalls that businesses need to avoid to ensure GDPR compliance.
Retail therapy Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Helping revolutionise Selfridges gave Peter Williams a reputation as a turnaround expert. Christian Doherty finds there’s more to him than corporate paramedic – but in an economy that refuses to recover, his lessons are valuable to all FDs.
M&A and the CFO Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Successful integration requires a careful examination of people, systems and data – just the sort of insight FDs can bring to the table, reports Beth Ashmead Latham.
Alternatives to plastic part 2 Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Alison Coleman speaks to a range of companies about how they are combatting the plastic problem while still turning a profit.
Design your online marketing strategy Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
An astounding 76% of business owners don’t have a strategy for online marketing. Make sure you’re in the 24% that do with this handy guide from Think Digital First’s Warren Knight.
Special report: Risk management - a guide for finance professionals Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
An update on the basics of risk, with a look at issues in risk management today and a summary of the best resources.
Special report: Internal control from a risk-based perspective Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
This special report looks at internal control from a risk-based perspective, with reference to contemporary events.
Inside Heathrow's high-tech baggage system Posted on Tuesday June 18, 2019
Heathrow's luggage system handles 180,000 items per day. Tom Burridge takes a look inside.
The factory making shoes out of plastic bottles Posted on Tuesday June 18, 2019
This Adidas factory in India makes shoes and clothes out of polyester from recycled plastic bottles.
CEO Secrets: My clubs aren't 'pale, stale and male' Posted on Monday June 17, 2019
Entrepreneur Ronald Ndoro talks about his vision for private members' clubs in the 21st century.
Carole Ghosn calls for President Trump to back her husband Posted on Monday June 17, 2019
The wife of the former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn wants pressure put on Japan over his legal battle.
Why is building so slow and expensive? Posted on Wednesday June 12, 2019
Forward-thinking builders are looking at the ways technology can help the construction industry.
Goggles 'give back' sight to Maisy so she can read again Posted on Monday June 10, 2019
GiveVision goggles use magnifiers and augmented reality to improve the vision of the wearer
The Japanese estate agent selling 'haunted' houses Posted on Tuesday June 11, 2019
Akira has been selling 'haunted' houses for five years and has dealt with around 500 homes.
I was told to be 'less young and girly' to progress Posted on Monday June 10, 2019
Amy Golding talks about the challenges of being a young business leader for the CEO Secrets series.
Sephora to give staff diversity training. Posted on Wednesday June 05, 2019
Beauty chain Sephora are closing stores across the US in order to give staff diversity training.
A pilot by supermarket chain Waitrose aims to get shoppers using less plastic packaging. Posted on Tuesday June 04, 2019
A pilot by supermarket chain Waitrose aims to get shoppers using less plastic packaging. Emma Simpson reports.