Management Today | Business, Economic, Political & Financial News
By Jack Torrance Tuesday, 06 October 2015
Facebook, Amazon and eBay could be hit by a new ruling from the European Court of Justice.
And UK plc is not as educationally elitist as the US, Germany or France.
Facebook is to boldly go where no social media company has gone before, but is Mark Zuckerberg's free internet project really an act of selfless philanthropy?
The entrepreneur has launched an 'instant' photo sharing app called PictoSo.
The oil giant has agreed a $20.8bn settlement with the US government.
More than 70 ambulances were called to the retailer's HQ in two years.
The policy, nicked from Labour, could be a godsend for parents - especially single ones.
The Government is keen to return the bank to the private sector.
A story that the beleaguered commodities giant would be open to offers sends shares bonkers.
The Cupertino tree just keeps producing golden apples.
Shell's Arctic error, Trump gets hacked, Labour's merry men.
The Autonomy founder hits back at the ailing American tech giant. Again.
The fight for the future of TV is getting scrappy, as Amazon stops selling Google Chromecast and Apple TV 'to avoid customer confusion'.
The FCA wants to draw a line under the scandal that has seen banks pay out more than £20bn in compensation.
After Virgin and Netflix, Grant Thornton has become the latest to offer the perk - but only in the US.
Subsidies to try to improve the gender balance at the top of business aren't working in the land of the rising sun.
The big-haired business magnate and political sensation admits a breach at his Trump Hotels division. Does anyone know where to find the world's smallest violin?
Handing the top job back to Jack Dorsey might not be the answer.
Although the embattled chief executive will still be boss of the trust's investment arm, the 'curse of Veuve Cliquot' strikes again.
The former government science minister and tech entrepreneur Lord Drayson has come up with a clever new gadget to power small devices using 'spare' wifi and mobile signals.
The children's gaming company is still struggling with the shift to mobile.
EDITOR'S BLOG: The Air France and Manchester mobs both need to remember the rule of law when it comes to political protest.
Mums in Technology are right with the zeitgeist - all they need now is a committed corporate sponsor.
Not all decisions can be data-driven, so leaders have to take ownership of uncertainty and surround themselves with diverse views, says Katarina Skoberne.
Grow your own people - but know when to hire from outside too, says Hyperoptic founder Dana Tobak.
Cracking down on disruptive innovators could undo years spent championing the UK as a great place to do business.
Sam Middleton founded The Chapar to save people from the hassle of high street shopping.
Trim fat, not muscle, to make your business leaner and meaner.
Much has been promised by the data scientists who say they understand the deeper meanings and patterns of mega numbers. Sceptics, including this one, say they have yet to deliver.
The chairman of Reed Global enjoys Alastair Campbell's tale of winners and gains some valuable life lessons from a book first published in 1894.
Go on, be a devil. Here are some ideas to tempt you (and stop you being caught).
Don't bottle up your resentment - present him with a rota of shared tasks, says Jeremy Bullmore.
No more fumbling with a card in the slot - Tui Group's Nordic hotels will soon have a smartband key.
Try and ignore her manner and let her share in your successes - before you complain to management, says Jeremy Bullmore.
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Our spirited master of spin experiences a moment of clarity during the wigwams-in-the-woods day out.
Keep on top of your current account funds with the Quick Balance smart watch app from Nationwide.
Discovering who makes a superforecaster is enlightening - more so than reading about ideas for future trends, says Andrew Wileman.
The MT Interview
By Matthew Gwyther Monday, 28 September 2015
THE MT INTERVIEW: What made the ex-Edelman chief turn his back on the PR world? All the lies and spin for starters... Now he's trying to tread a nobler and more useful path.
Part of the loan from UK Export Finance will be spent on a Canadian steel mill.
The repentant spinner talks trust, tax, CSR, spin and why he thinks Lord Bell has led the comms industry astray.
'I'm not looking to sell yet - but if I do I'll want more than £142m, or what's the point?' - Marc Worth
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