IN THE past, coach travel was seen as somewhat glamorous. That is perhaps an odd legacy of a Clark Gable film from 1934 called “It Happened One Night”, about a romance between two passengers travelling on a crowded bus going from Florida to New York. But now many people look down on it as something […]
A new report shows that software and internet companies had the highest employee turnover in 2017, compared with other major industries.
40-year lows in unemployment means it’s harder to get the right people, and money alone won’t do it. These tips will help compensate them in other ways.
Ifyou want your business to compete in the Digital Age, then you might want to consider adopting these must-have traits.
Stop sacrificing yourself to meet the needs of your business. Your business should be meeting your needs.
There are many more ways to measure success beyond money, and dollar signs aren’t always enough to get people out of bed every day.
WHICH of the world’s tech giants boasts the fastest-growing computing cloud? Many would guess either Amazon or Google, which operate the world’s largest networks of data centres, but the correct answer is Alibaba. In 2016 the cloud-computing business of the Chinese e-commerce behemoth grew by 126%, to $675m. Growth is unlikely to slow soon. Simon […]
ACCORDING to Ginni Rometty, IBM’s boss, the digital revolution has two phases. In the first, Silicon Valley firms make all the running as they create new markets and eviscerate weak firms in sleepy industries. This has been the story until now. Tech firms have captured 42% of the rise in the value of America’s stockmarket […]
How these leaders are using their brands to create change
Employees, customers, separatists “WE ARE used to dealing with political crises, but not a break in the rule of law,” says the boss of a big Barcelona cement firm, of Catalonia’s constitutional crisis. Fearing separatists in the region would declare independence, as they did on October 27th, he shifted its headquarters to Madrid. That ended […]