• Show extremists who’s boss

    Will businesses eventually control governments? Not in the way the super-rich have made party donations to influence policy, but in how government views its realms of influence. This would have been a daft question even a few years ago. But two big changes in how governments view their own effectiveness, and how they see businesses […]

    0
  • Leading the way on skills

    Politicians rarely show an understanding of business, let alone have experience of running a company, so what are we supposed to do when asked to engage with them? I’ve met many ministers and shadow ministers and it’s laughable how little they comprehend our world. One claimed to identify with business because he once had a […]

    0
  • Fiscal consolidation is necessary for significant tax reductions

    George Osborne faced a number of challenges in what is his last major economic announcement before the election. He had to remind us that we are, in reality, only halfway through the process of reducing the deficit, which in 2013 to 2014 stood at a shocking £97.5bn. Even if the government’s targets are hit in […]

    0
  • Should employers be allowed to track the whereabouts of their staff?

    With the rise in GPS and tracking technology, we ask two business leaders to debate this controversial subject

    0