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Netflix is offering staff 'unlimited' parental leave

Netflix is offering staff 'unlimited' parental leave

It's an eye-catching policy - and a welcome one for Americans.

 
More women study maths and science in a recession

More women study maths and science in a recession

04 August 2015

Economic downturns nudge women into STEM subjects - but no one's sure why.

 
 
Britain's digital tech industry is growing faster outside London

Britain's digital tech industry is growing faster outside London

04 August 2015

IT jobs in major regional cities grew 3% in the last three months, compared to a decline in the capital.

 
 
Why the Treasury will never make a profit on RBS

Why the Treasury will never make a profit on RBS

04 August 2015

Chancellor George Osborne sells a chunk of RBS for £2.1bn, amid criticism that it's a bad deal for taxpayers.

 
 
Can Just Eat dominate the globe?

Can Just Eat dominate the globe?

04 August 2015

The takeaway business is booming and is now operating on four continents.

 
 
Workers are now driven by pay over job security

Workers are now driven by pay over job security

04 August 2015

As the dark days of the recession fade, British workers want better pay.

 
 
Three options for a healthier office

Three options for a healthier office

03 August 2015

SPONSORED CONTENT: Sedentary office lifestyles are making us sick, so what can we do about it?

 
 
EY has ditched A-level requirements for its grad scheme

EY has ditched A-level requirements for its grad scheme

03 August 2015

It follows fellow big four firm PwC in opening its recruitment to more candidates.

 
 
FTSE 350 companies bring new blood to the board with more female directors

FTSE 350 companies bring new blood to the board with more female directors

03 August 2015

The proportion of female NEDs is improving - but it's still not 50:50.

 
 
Is it really getting easier to buy a house?

Is it really getting easier to buy a house?

03 August 2015

Research suggests homes are more affordable now than they were 18 years ago, though that may be about to change.

 
 
HSBC's profits are up - but it still might leave Britain

HSBC's profits are up - but it still might leave Britain

03 August 2015

The 'World's Local Bank' is consolidating and Asia seems like its logical focus point.

 
 
Carnage on the Greek stock market

Carnage on the Greek stock market

03 August 2015

The sea of red is not unexpected, but still augurs very ill for Greece.

 
 
10 things we learned this week

10 things we learned this week

31 July 2015

Clarkson goes to Amazon, more women in work, Google Glass is back.

 
 
Would you wear Google Glass at work?

Would you wear Google Glass at work?

31 July 2015

The supercool headset is making a comeback, in a workplace near you.

 
 
IMF fights Eurozone over Greek debt relief

IMF fights Eurozone over Greek debt relief

31 July 2015

The rift between Greece's creditors reopens over the terms of the third bailout, but Lagarde may find Schaeuble an implacable opponent.

 
 
Lloyds is still weighed down by the albatross of PPI

Lloyds is still weighed down by the albatross of PPI

31 July 2015

A dividend sweetener was not enough to sate the bank's shareholders.

 
 
Tunisia terror to cost Thomas Cook £25m

Tunisia terror to cost Thomas Cook £25m

30 July 2015

The travel group expects full year profits to take a hit from Tunisia and ongoing uncertainty about Greece.

 
 
Crowdfunder Seedrs gets the Neil Woodford stamp of approval

Crowdfunder Seedrs gets the Neil Woodford stamp of approval

30 July 2015

The equity crowdfunding platform has raised £10m at a valuation of £30m.

 
 
Landing the former Top Gear trio is a huge coup for Amazon

Landing the former Top Gear trio is a huge coup for Amazon

30 July 2015

The ecommerce giant is eager to boost membership of its Prime service.

 
 
Why Centrica is slashing 6,000 jobs

Why Centrica is slashing 6,000 jobs

30 July 2015

The energy giant is downsizing despite a 44% jump in British Gas profits.

 
 
RBS isn't out of the woods yet

RBS isn't out of the woods yet

30 July 2015

Profits rise 27%, but further fines and a shrivelled investment bank threaten to spoil the party.

 
 

Entrepreneurs

Six figure salaries and hounding recruiters: The war for London's tech talent

31 July 2015

Companies are fighting over a shortage of top software developers in the capital.

 

Can Satya Nadella make Microsoft great again?

31 July 2015

Bill Gates's baby will never be as cool as Apple - but it's making a lot of progress.

 

How to select the perfect adviser to help sell your business

30 July 2015

Chemistry, experience and people skills are crucial when selling a business, says Jo Haigh.

 

This taxi app will deliver Veuve Clicquot to your door

27 July 2015

If you're in certain well-heeled areas of central London, that is.

 

Rebellious children 'more likely to end up rich'

24 July 2015

A certain Microsoft founder got in trouble with the law and he didn't do too badly.

 

Meet the entrepreneurs making it easier to pay your restaurant tab

24 July 2015

Velocity lets you settle up with your mobile phone - so no more faffing around with card machines.

 

10 things we learned this week

17 July 2015

Tech investors go interstellar, Apple's cheeky Nando's, Amazon getting into groceries.

 

Meet the entrepreneur who's bringing 'space age playdough' to your kitchen drawer

17 July 2015

Jane Ni Dhulchaointigh is the inventor of Sugru, a mouldable glue that turns into rubber.

 

Politicians are oblivious to their own business policies

16 July 2015

A remarkable number of MPs haven't even heard of several schemes to boost entrepreneurs.

 

Meet the entrepreneur who's raised £4.2m to take on TripAdvisor

10 July 2015

Georgina Nelson's Trurating uses chip and PIN machines to collect customer feedback.

 
 

Advice

My son doesn't want to go to university - he thinks he'll do better starting work. Is he right?

08 July 2015

If he knows what the wants to do with his life, let him get on with it. Forcing him to study for three years will just make him resentful, says Jeremy Bullmore.

 

My new boss has complained about my messy desk. Should I tidy it or ignore her?

07 July 2015

Make sure it doesn't make colleague's lives more difficult and then have a chat with your boss, says Jeremy Bullmore.

 

How to be a better leader

02 July 2015

Seven simple ways to maximise your leadership potential.

 

One of my recruits has become a shirker: what can I do?

01 July 2015

Don't let this drag on - begin a formal process of potential dismissal, says Jeremy Bullmore.

 

Three tips for women wanting to get promoted

04 June 2015

Take credit, manage upwards and be visible.

 

Why small businesses need to think about big data

29 May 2015

Our increasingly digital society presents big opportunities for data-driven companies.

 

How to conquer bullying at work

26 May 2015

Discovering the reason why workplace aggression is happening will help you overcome it.

 

My employee keeps coming in late: What should I do?

21 May 2015

You can't solve all your problems with a simple solution, says Jeremy Bullmore.

 

Employers can't afford to be passive about e-smoking

20 May 2015

WORKPLACE RIGHTS: The electronic cigarette market is hotting up. What line should employers be taking on the phenomenon?

 

How to get your product listed by a big retailer

15 May 2015

Buyers are busy people so make sure you stick in their mind.

 
 

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