Across the Pond
Some green issues have come to light during the UK elections and our sister site, AccountingWEB.co.uk has brought them to the forefront.
Jamie-Natalie Cross writing for AccountingWEB.co.uk explores the retro revival that just might be happening in an office near you.
One entrepreneur reveals his list of the most bizarre employee excuses for not making it into work.
Clients say the funniest things…read our selection of the some of the farfetched tales given for failing to fill out those pesky tax returns on time.
When bad things happen to good leaders
• Supernanny offers lessons in business turnaround/performance management • Her simple formula is observation/feedback/coach followed by recognition/reward/discipline • Rather than leaping in with solutions, spend a day or more observing
The 10 strategy tenets for developing a customer-driven workforce
There's no point getting more sales if you aren't making money on the additional sales Fix the under-performing staff, suppliers, customers and products, or sack them
The EU and UK government have had an attack of commonsense. They’ve decided to flog off parts of Lloyds, RboS and Northern Rock to create new banks and both are said to be determined to see more competition in the market.