HMRC error hits early-filing taxpayers Posted on Monday January 21, 2019
The tax authorities have been forced to apologise for two mistakes - wrongly charging penalties and for denying it had made the mistake.
IMF warns trade tensions could hit growth Posted on Monday January 21, 2019
The Fund cuts its 2019 growth prediction from 3.7% to 3.5% and says trade spats could make things worse.
Google hit with £44m GDPR fine over ads Posted on Monday January 21, 2019
Google has been fined 50 million euros (£44m) by the French data regulator CNIL.
BAE Systems sells control of vehicles arm to Rheinmetall Posted on Monday January 21, 2019
Defence giant BAE Systems sells majority stake in tank and armoured vehicle business to Rheinmetall.
Shrinkflation: Bread and breakfast cereals most affected Posted on Monday January 21, 2019
Bread and cereal products are most likely to have shrunk in size, but remained at the same price.
Rolls-Royce vies for UK nuclear role Posted on Monday January 21, 2019
It is in talks with China's state-run CGN over providing systems for a new UK nuclear plant.
Poundland 'gift of nothing' sparks criticism Posted on Monday January 21, 2019
The retailer's Valentine's Day gift, an empty heart-shaped package, angers environmental groups.
Facebook to create 1,000 jobs in Ireland in 2019 Posted on Monday January 21, 2019
The social media giant will expand its workforce in Ireland from 4,000 to 5,000 during 2019.
Amazon, Apple and Google face data complaints Posted on Monday January 21, 2019
The entertainment streaming giants are accused of breaking the EU's data protection rules.
China economy: Annual growth slowest since 1990 Posted on Monday January 21, 2019
A damaging trade fight with the US is adding to worries in China as its economic slowdown deepens.
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.
Merits of a four day week Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
A few organisations are considering shortening the week to four days. What are the advantages for employers?
Social media management Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Years spent building a reputation can be wiped out in a social media moment. Nina Bryant explores how online customer engagement can be a force for success rather than disaster.
Achieving export success Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Mark Blayney Stuart talks to manufacturing experts to find out about their experiences of expanding overseas and managing export growth.
Create or die – the innovation imperative Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
The history of innovation in business shows a mix of extraordinary successes and unexpected disasters - sometimes both together, as Morgen Witzel explains.
Special report 63: Innovation Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Innovation is key to improving productivity and efficiency. This report covers the subject with practical and interesting articles.
Achieving work life balance Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
In the fourth part of our Future of Work series, Peter Taylor Whiffen explores work-life boundaries and how to ensure they stay separate.
Making the most of your board Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Niamh Corbett of Board Intelligence shares some practical and interesting tips around ‘The Six Conversations’ your Board should be having.
Webinar: 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? This webinar took place on 03 October 2013.
Commuting and work Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
In the second part of our future of work series, Alison Coleman explores the impact commuting has on businesses and workforces – and what solutions might lie ahead.
Practical Excel tips Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
In this webinar, Excel guru John Tennent will cover easy shortcuts to save you time dealing with the most common problems faced by Excel users. John will cover easy identification of incorrect and misused formulae, cell styles, duplicate data and professional formatting of spreadsheets.
Webinar resources Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Thank you for registering on to the Business and Management Faculty's webinar, Practical Excel tips, broadcast on 6 December 2018.
Women in Finance Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
The Women in Finance Network aims to share experiences and help members with personal development.
Register now Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Stats skill in Excel - Waterfall graphs Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Our Excel expert, John Tennent, talks us through the Excel tools to create visually impacting charts that assist in understanding the cumulative effect of sequential results.
Artificial intelligence's impact on finance Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
With fears that artificial intelligence could take away jobs from finance, Matt Weston looks at how it is potentially changing hiring for the better.
Profiling your company image Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
A culture deck is a series of slides created to describe a company’s culture and behaviour in order to sell itself to potential and current employees. Brett Putter explores how to make your culture deck more appealing.
Corporate gift or business bribe Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
In the corporate world a present could be the difference between improving a working relationship and offending a client. But why is it so important for businesses to be aware of being accused of bribery? David Adams explains.
Team leadership and management Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Richard Jenkins talks us though the best approach to adopt and how to work to create effective teams.
Bring your own devices policy Posted on Thursday January 01, 1970
Mark Taylor of the IT faculty explains the pros and cons of adopting BYOD and runs through practical tips for developing effective a BYOD policy.
Donna Hay whips up her next venture Posted on Tuesday January 22, 2019
Donna Hay, "Australia's culinary queen", mulls her next move after publishing the 100th and final issue of her magazine.
'Staff should treat a business as if it were their own' Posted on Monday January 21, 2019
Rob Forkan, co-founder of footwear and outerwear brand Gandys, says staff should treat a business as if it were their own.
What exactly is 'Davos'? Posted on Monday January 21, 2019
As the great and the good congregate in a Swiss ski resort, the BBC's Joe Miller explains what goes on at the annual World Economic Forum.
Side Hustles: 'My secret life as a DJ' Posted on Saturday January 19, 2019
Rhea Cambridge is a "side hustler". By day she helps people with social housing, but by night she is on the decks playing afrobeats, house and funk.
How Corn Flakes became a million dollar idea Posted on Friday January 18, 2019
The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst explains how Corn Flakes became a million dollar idea.
The ultrasound scan you can do yourself Posted on Wednesday January 16, 2019
A US company has produced an ultrasound scanner that plugs into an iPhone and costs $2,000 (£1,555).
Detroit auto show: Supercharged cars dazzle on debut Posted on Tuesday January 15, 2019
Power and speed took centre stage in Detroit as carmakers showed off new additions to their line up.
'Food porn star' Indian chef gives fine dining a twist Posted on Tuesday January 15, 2019
Gaggan Anand, the executive chef at Bangkok's Michelin-starred restaurant Gaggan, has brought Indian cuisine to new heights.
'Making pizzas used to be a hobby, now it's my business' Posted on Tuesday January 15, 2019
In four years Lee DeSanges has gone from throwing pizza parties to running his own restaurant.
Migrant workers: 'You don't want us any more in the UK' Posted on Monday January 14, 2019
Employers warn of labour shortages after Brexit because of new rules for low-skilled migrant workers.