Stephen Jones

Stephen is Management Today's reporter, social media editor and unofficial books columnist. Away from the world of business you'll usually find him in a museum or booting balls around a sodden patch of grass. 

 

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Banning out-of-hours emails backfires, pay your staff to play football, Facebook's currency falters

Banning out-of-hours emails backfires, pay your staff to play football, Facebook's currency falters

Management Today's breakdown of the week's news stories that might have gone under the radar.

Leadership 101: Expertise can't replace empathy

Leadership 101: Expertise can't replace empathy

Avast CEO Ondrej Vlcek says he drove colleagues away by focusing on technical issues at the expense of people.

A lifeline for Thomas Cook, why Hong Kong has ditched London and how reliant is your company on Google?

A lifeline for Thomas Cook, why Hong Kong has ditched London and how reliant is your company on Google?

Management Today's breakdown of the week's news stories that might have gone under the radar.

The team-building power of tea

The team-building power of tea

Don't underestimate the importance of the humble brew.

"Entrepreneurship forces you to confront your weaknesses"

"Entrepreneurship forces you to confront your weaknesses"

Takumi CEO Adam Williams learnt a lot about himself when he left Spotify to found his own business.

"Business is not a war, so stop treating it like one"

"Business is not a war, so stop treating it like one"

Leon co-founder John Vincent on how an ancient Chinese martial art transformed its corporate culture.

What you should understand about self esteem

What you should understand about self esteem

If you don't accept yourself you will never be able to lead properly.

A gender equality milestone? Bringing cash back & who is suing Tesco?

A gender equality milestone? Bringing cash back & who is suing Tesco?

Management Today's breakdown of the week's news stories that might have gone under the radar.

The horrors of hot-desking

The horrors of hot-desking

Forced flexibility has its downsides.

A reading list for introverted leaders

A reading list for introverted leaders

A huge part of business is knowing how to pick yourself up, says this beauty entrepreneur.