Coronavirus: Government agrees emergency funding deal with Bank Posted on Thursday April 09, 2020
The government is set to borrow billions of pounds from its emergency Bank of England overdraft.
Coronavirus: Thousands apply for fruit and veg grower jobs Posted on Thursday April 09, 2020
Coronavirus-related travel restrictions have left a labour shortage as the picking season starts.
Coronavirus: Flour mills working 'round the clock' to meet demand Posted on Thursday April 09, 2020
The industry is struggling to keep up with demand as shoppers turn to baking amid the coronavirus lockdown.
Coronavirus: ‘We won’t get a refund on our £17,000 chalet’ Posted on Thursday April 09, 2020
Holidaymakers say they are struggling to get refunds on cancelled holidays due to the lockdown.
Coronavirus: Airbnb restricts UK bookings to coronavirus keyworkers Posted on Thursday April 09, 2020
NHS staff and other key workers can still book accommodation through a programme called Frontline Stays.
Oil prices rise as major producers prepare to meet Posted on Thursday April 09, 2020
Crude prices gain on hopes that Saudi Arabia and Russia can end row over production cuts.
Virus could push half a billion people into poverty Posted on Thursday April 09, 2020
Research warns the coronavirus pandemic could put a further 8% of world's population in poverty.
Disney Plus racks up 50m subscribers in five months Posted on Thursday April 09, 2020
Disney's new video streaming service almost doubles its subscription base during coronavirus lockdowns.
Coronavirus: Chancellor announces aid for charities Posted on Wednesday April 08, 2020
Rishi Sunak unveils a £750m package to keep charities afloat during the coronavirus pandemic.
Facebook and Samsung donate thousands of devices to NHS Posted on Thursday April 09, 2020
Samsung will donate 2,000 smartphones, while Facebook is offering its video-calling screen Portal.
Financial management implications of coronavirus Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Finance professionals are key in supporting their businesses through the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. Most will be urgently working through the issues and helping their businesses respond. This guide to financial management responds to member feedback and aims to help members consider the actions they may need to take.
Covid 19 impacts on supply chain and financial performance Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
This webinar looks at the current evolving situation and its implications from a supply chain perspective as well as what you can do now to protect yourself in terms of ongoing impact on business performance.
Special report 67: Problem solving Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
This month’s special report focuses on solving problems of all shapes and sizes in the workplace. Whatever your position in the hierarchy, there are practical hints and tips included to make your day-to-day work easier and more efficient.
The non-technical skills you need to get ahead Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
How to build your skill set to advance your career.
Business and Management Faculty webinars and events Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
View our upcoming webinars and events.
Special report - Smarter business planning Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Businesses applying for finance under schemes to help them with the coronavirus pandemic are still being asked by banks to provide a business plan. To help businesses write a plan, ICAEW's Business and Management Faculty has made one of its premium content special reports open to all.
Do more in a day than you do in a week Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Being effective is a crucial aspect of our wellbeing. This webinar explores some of the latest thinking and practical productivity hacks, leaving you with the capacity to clear the mind, define what's important to you and be as effective as you can be.
Coping with coronavirus Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Why it’s imperative for businesses to have robust plans in place to deal with the outbreak and mitigate disaster.
Industry in focus: Gambling Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
A look at one of the most controversial industries, gambling.
Take full advantage of 5G for your business Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
How to overcome the challenges to unlock the power of 5G.
Team talk Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Learning to manage people with different strengths and weaknesses is key to getting the best from your staff. Here are six ways for those new to management to maximise team output – plus a few things to avoid.
Team players Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Getting the right mix of people in your team can be a near-impossible task. Christian Doherty considers whose job it is to recruit the right mix, and talks to former Avon HR director Anne Gill about which tools she used to recruit the perfect team.
Managing people in teams (resources and webcast) Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
This Finance and Management faculty lecture was originally presented live at Chartered Accountants' Hall, London on 16 January 2008.
Hiring a financial director Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
What’s the best way to find your next FD? Will you recognise the ideal candidate when you meet them? The faculty spoke to a variety of recruitment experts about how to find the perfect fit.
The alien's guide to teamworking Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Great teamworking involves more than just attending meetings and discussing problems. Bob Griffiths - who conducted an interactive faculty workshop on the subject - outlines how to get the most out of teams and meetings.
The pitfalls of pay-for-performance Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
PFP is an incentive scheme in which employees receive extra, performance-dependent compensation for their work if they reach certain performance targets.
The art of dealing with difficult people Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
We often encounter people who seem to make our working lives more difficult than necessary. Nancy Slessenger gives some easy-to-use advice on how to handle such situations.
What to do about bullying behaviour Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
What to do about bullying
Teamwork: the heart of successful performance Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Teamwork doesn't come from a book, it doesn't come from a job description and it doesn't even come from performance-related rewards. It comes because those involved want it to happen and because they are truly committed to the success of the team and put their own personal agendas as secondary to this aim.
Make your life work for you Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
CEO of Reed recruitment shares 12 tips on how to make the most of work.
Coronavirus crisis forces farmers to throw milk away Posted on Thursday April 09, 2020
Some dairy farmers are throwing away thousands of litres amid supply chain disruption due to coronavirus.
Coronavirus: 'We need to recruit hundreds more live-in carers' Posted on Thursday April 09, 2020
The CEO of a social care firm says there is a surge in demand for live-in carers due to coronavirus.
Coronavirus: Three perspectives on furloughing Posted on Wednesday April 08, 2020
Three people react to the furloughing scheme put in place in response to the coronavirus outbreak.
The shop where you can still buy huge bags of pasta Posted on Tuesday April 07, 2020
Wholesalers are opening their doors to members of the public keen to buy supplies in bulk.
Coronavirus: Flower grower donates blooms to key workers Posted on Sunday April 05, 2020
Horticulturalist Ben Cross is working with supermarkets to donate flowers to NHS workers.
Coronavirus career pivots: 'I now work in a supermarket' Posted on Thursday April 02, 2020
An actress and a commercial sales leader talk about making the switch to working in a supermarket.
Coronavirus lockdown: Clubbers go online for music Posted on Saturday March 28, 2020
With the coronavirus lockdown bringing normal nightlife to an end, some enterprising DJs are going online.
Coronavirus: The struggle of being a ride-share driver Posted on Wednesday March 25, 2020
Julie Davis is a ride-share driver in the virus hotspot of Seattle - watch her emotional video diary.
Remote working: Seven tips for successful video meetings Posted on Tuesday March 24, 2020
Workplace consultant Guenaelle Watson gives seven tips for better video meetings.
The Prodrive Motorsport company it switching its factory to ventilators Posted on Monday March 23, 2020
The Prodrive Motorsport company it switching its factory to ventilators