CEOs could benefit from more outsourcing

Getting ahead - 4/8/2013

Outsourcing can help the CEOs of small businesses refocus on what is important, says a writer for businessnewsdaily.com. David Mielack says that while the word outsourcing may conjure up images of sen...

Small organisations are changing the way they do business

Getting ahead - 3/26/2013

Small companies are navigating through uncertainty by changing the way they operate, a survey has found. The research, which was conducted by CitySprint couriers, found that two-thirds of businesses h...

Employers advised on post-Christmas dismissals

Getting ahead - 2/15/2013

Employers are most likely to make performance-related dismissals in the first few months of the year, a HR expert has claimed. Carol Smith, who is a senior consultant at HR advisory service Croner, ma...

UK graduates should learn a foreign language to get ahead, says study

Getting ahead - 2/12/2013

New research has found that UK graduates should learn a foreign language if they want to get ahead in the workplace, reports computerweekly.com. The data, collected by communications provider Telefoni...