Other people's business


Toyota just got fined $17.35 m over floor mats
By New Statesman - 18 December 16:27

The auto-industry's top five biggest little mistakes.

Five questions answered on the latest inflation figures
By Heidi Vella - 18 December 11:41

Fruit, bread and cereals up.

Instagram asserts the right to sell your photos
By Alex Hern - 18 December 8:39

You are not the customer, you are the product.

Business quote of the day: "What went wrong?"
By Helen Roxburgh - 14 December 17:19

“Every day I look in the mirror and ask: what did I do wrong?” 

While the Government delays, cities are taking radical steps to cut carbon
By Alastair Harper - 13 December 17:05

Cities are where the biggest experiments can take place; look to them to see the future of the UK.

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Business quote of the day: “I am very proud of the [tax] structure that we set up.”
By Helen Roxburgh - 13 December 10:35

“I am very proud of the [tax] structure that we set up.”                     

Employee ownership finally gets the backing of the Government
By Iain Hasdell - 12 December 12:24

After the "shares for rights" false start, will the Government get it right this time?

Business quote of the day: "Stunning failures of oversight"
By Raymond Doherty - 12 December 11:07

HSBC aren't in the US Government's good books.

There's a darker story behind the tax scandal
By Richard Cree - 10 December 17:35

Need for transparency.

How Apple Maps became "life threatening"
By New Statesman - 10 December 13:50

Faulty maps potentially fatal.

The new UK and US "action plan" for safer banking
By Heidi Vella - 10 December 10:31

Five questions answered.

Rebel without a cigarette
By New Statesman - 07 December 16:44

Young people stop smoking.

Is tax just a question of ethics?
By Mike Lewis - 07 December 7:46

In the wake of Starbucks’ tax U-turn, we need to acknowledge that multinationals already choose whether to pay tax or not - and make them pay their fair share.

The flaw in trying to change a company's culture
By New Statesman - 06 December 17:11

Stop saying "we have to change the culture".

"We screwed up": Tim Cook on Apple Maps
By New Statesman - 06 December 16:53

Apple CEO explains what went wrong there.

Waitrose suffers a PR meltdown
By Sophie Barnes - 06 December 15:45

The ADgenda: This week's worst advertising decision

Why smart women will bin their copies of Smart Woman magazine
By Sophie McBain - 06 December 15:14

"Inner confidence" and "fearing success".

How to turn a dead cat into a diamond
By New Statesman - 05 December 17:28

The weeks oddest trend?

Lord Stephenson - dishonest or delusional?
By James Ratcliff - 05 December 14:48

Ex-chairman of HBOS called to account.

The internet leaks into the real world
By New Statesman - 05 December 14:06

Cyberspace reaches out to objects via drones.