Category: work

The manifesto of SMEs champion Mary Portas

Author: webeditor

Known as “Mary Queen of Shops”, Mary Portas has long been as a champion for SMEs, rescuing failing independent boutiques in a BBC2 series, while in 2011 she conducted an independent review of the high street for the government. Speaking... Read more

Samsung investigates what makes a good day at work

Author: webeditor

SMEs are spending nearly three and a half hours on sales and close to three hours on marketing a week to drive new business, with IT accounting for two hours and 47 minutes, and office management almost three hours, according... Read more

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Study reveals dread of job rejections

Author: webeditor

Being rejected for a job is one of the most stressful aspects of looking for work, a new study has found. Research among 1,200 adults showed that four out of five admitted they felt stressed when trying to get work.... Read more

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