Food for thought

Smart business is good business. Here are some thoughts to provoke, challenge and inspire.

Mapped: Global trade

Mapped: Global trade

An infographic guide to international commerce and where the UK fits in to it all....

Why you trust the wrong people

Why you trust the wrong people

We're hardwired to prioritise the messenger over the message, say Stephen Martin and Joseph Marks....

Mind-expanding books for CEOs

Mind-expanding books for CEOs

Pete Trainor, CEO of VALA Health, shares a reading list to make you future-fit.

The case for 20th century management

The case for 20th century management

Think corporate purpose, flat management and flexible working are self-righteous fads? You're not alone.

How to combat decision fatigue

How to combat decision fatigue

Without having to dress like Steve Jobs.

Elton John, the EEC, Lord Weinstock and the 3-day week: A journey back to 1973

Elton John, the EEC, Lord Weinstock and the 3-day week: A journey back ...

Photo feature: When the UK joined the EU, it was in many ways at its...

The business books CEOs should be reading: Autumn 2019

The business books CEOs should be reading: Autumn 2019

Our list of upcoming or newly released titles explores trust, AI and the East India...

Charles Handy: "The trouble with Richard is he has no doubt"

Charles Handy: "The trouble with Richard is he has no doubt"

The original management guru shares lessons on thinking for yourself, challenging accepted wisdom and assuming...

Brainstorming doesn't work: The case for individual creativity

Brainstorming doesn't work: The case for individual creativity

There's more to the idea of the solitary genius than you think, says author and...

Everything that's wrong with management research - in 5 minutes

Everything that's wrong with management research - in 5 minutes

Much of the published literature is over-hyped, over-theorised or just plain wrong, says Professor Dennis...

So what if there's an AI jobs apocalypse?

So what if there's an AI jobs apocalypse?

The coming age of automation has captured the imagination of optimist and pessimist alike.

The team-building power of tea

The team-building power of tea

Don't underestimate the importance of the humble brew.