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Election and business

With the general election just weeks away, the IoD’s policy team charts a path for UK economic success



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    With desire for British goods and services in China strong, and Guangzhou voted the economic powerhouse’s “best city for business”, Director went to find out why this thriving economic hub is becoming such a big draw for UK companies
    China’s population numbers a staggering 1.4 billion. The country’s gross domestic product increased by 7.4 per cent […]

  • Gen Y enters the boardroom

    The arrival of Generation Y into the workplace has had a dramatic impact both on business and the world around us. Facebook, Google and Twitter are three major brands that were created and then morphed, in an astonishingly short space of time, into global institutions thanks to Generation Y
    So who are Generation Y? Sometimes referred […]

  • Artificial intelligence

    Artificial intelligence fever is upon us again, with our increasingly wily ways of smartening up silicon prompting Stephen Hawking, Bill Gates and Elon Musk to issue warnings about super-intelligent robots. What happens when you weigh up the potential against the peril? Director asked the experts. 
    It was one giant step for computer-kind. In May 1997, a […]