First and second class stamp prices rise Posted on Monday March 25, 2019
Royal Mail had to apologise for the rise which broke Ofcom rules, but said the increase was kept to a minimum.
Ex-Autonomy boss Mike Lynch denies new US charges Posted on Monday March 25, 2019
New charges come as Mike Lynch faces a civil case in London over Autonomy's sale to Hewlett-Packard.
Invoice scams hit 40% of firms, says report Posted on Monday March 25, 2019
Scams take place when fraudsters trick firms into transferring money by posing as legitimate payees.
What's going on with the UK economy? Posted on Sunday March 24, 2019
Employment is soaring but growth is tepid, so what should we make of the state of the UK economy?
Richard Branson calls for new Brexit vote Posted on Sunday March 24, 2019
The Virgin owner says the UK is close to 'disaster', and many leave voters had changed their minds.
The Disney-Fox giant in five charts Posted on Sunday March 24, 2019
What Disney's takeover of Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox means for the industry - in charts.
Trade war: US-China to resume face-to-face talks next week Posted on Sunday March 24, 2019
The negotiations have taken longer than some had expected with contradictory comments on progress.
Jet Airways: The riches to rags story of India's oldest private airline Posted on Saturday March 23, 2019
The airline was once the shining face of Indian aviation, but now it is struggling to survive.
Is this America's most hated family? Posted on Friday March 22, 2019
Purdue Pharma has generated billions for the family that own it from selling controversial painkiller opioids.
Is Apple about to expand its TV business? Posted on Friday March 22, 2019
With iPhone sales slowing, could the tech giant be about to announce a move into subscription TV?
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.
Business VAT update 2019 Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Neil Warren guides us through the labyrinth of VAT changes since April 2018.
Webinar resources Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Thank you for registering on to the Business and Management Faculty's webinar, Business VAT update, broadcast on 20 March 2019.
Essential employment issues Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
This new ten minute webinar format is being used to deliver a series of “what you need to know” webinars on best practice for employment issues.
How to find the right NED Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
The right non-executive directors can bring great value to board meetings, but the wrong ones can bog an organisation down in a quagmire of corporate governance, says Oliver Cummings.
How to choose the right NED Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Oliver Cummings of nurole.com covers the steps needed to choose the right Board member.
Defining cryptocurrency Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
It is easy to be misled by words, especially in the conversation around cryptocurrency. Here, Matthew Leitch explains what certain terms mean, helping you avoid expensive consequences.
Change of leadership at the SFO Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Following a tumultuous 2018 for the Serious Fraud Office, BLM’s white-collar crime expert Iskander Fernandez addresses the agency’s recent investigations and whether a change in leadership will steady the department’s ship.
Alternatives to plastic Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Plastic pollution is rising to the top of the global agenda, but what’s the alternative? Alison Coleman explores how companies are adapting to survive.
How to renegotiate outsourcing contracts Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
A seven to 10-year outsourcing deal may work well initially, but four or five years later, it may no longer be appropriate. Peter Scott outlines how to get the edge in renegotiating - and what the initial contract should include to facilitate such renegotiation.
Dealing in overseas currency Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
This practical twenty minute webinar by Moneycorp, will cover the low cost, easy and efficient ways to help to protect against currency losses which would otherwise affect the profitability of your business.
Employment law update Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Beth Hale, of C M Murray solicitors, runs us through the most crucial aspects of employment law of which any FD of an SME should be aware.
Recruitment Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
This ten minute webinar presented by ACAS, is part of a series on essential employment issues. This webinar covers recruitment.
Equality, diversity and inclusion Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
This ten minute webinar presented by ACAS, is part of a series on essential employment issues. The first webinar covers equality, diversity and inclusion.
Most popular BAM articles Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Top hits from the last quarter in Business and Management.
2018 salary guide Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Taking a deeper look at what CFOs and FDs earn.
Making use of all your information Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
How can we help accountants make use of all the information they generate?
What do people say about your business? Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Ken Schmidt details why you should be taking note about who's saying what about your business.
Accountants and data scientists - collaborating for success Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
How can finance departments and internal audit make the most of data science? This was the main question Centrica's internal audit team and ICAEW discussed at a workshop on 15 October 2018.
Do you forecast optimistically? Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
The pros and cons of optimistic business forecasting.
'Make people want to try harder' Posted on Monday March 25, 2019
If you have a happy workplace culture, staff will work harder, says beer firm boss Alistair Hargreaves.
Training Britons to take the jobs EU migrants are leaving Posted on Monday March 25, 2019
The firms training thousands of unemployed people to take the jobs that EU migrants are leaving behind.
Brexit fears boost British tourism Posted on Friday March 22, 2019
Uncertainty over Brexit is prompting a surge in bookings for British holidays this year.
'Pink tax': Should personal care products for women cost more? Posted on Friday March 22, 2019
Should personal care products marketed to women cost more? And is there actually any difference?
KFC's UK and Ireland boss talks about the day the chicken chain ran out of chicken Posted on Friday March 22, 2019
KFC's UK and Ireland managing director Paula MacKenzie talks about the day the chicken chain ran out of chicken.
Filipino firm Jollibee takes on US fried chicken chains Posted on Friday March 22, 2019
The battle for crispy, deep-fried chicken is on. There is a new kid in town and it is not American.
Why women's jeans are getting higher and higher Posted on Thursday March 21, 2019
Levi Strauss boss Chip Bergh talks women's jeans with the BBC's Michelle Fleury.
Future transport: How will we get around in 2050? Posted on Wednesday March 20, 2019
The push for cleaner air will mean more electric vehicles that are driverless and shared, according to experts.
Would congestion charge work in NYC? Posted on Tuesday March 19, 2019
New York could follow London by introducing a congestion charge, but will it benefit everyone?
'Don't run before you can walk' Posted on Monday March 18, 2019
"Don't run before you can walk," says tech firm adviser Manish Madhvani - first build your brand.