Category: In Business

Mar 9

Small Business Britain and Amazon combine to help smaller firms combat cost of living crisis

Small Business Britain is teaming up with the Amazon Small Business Accelerator to help small firms navigate the cost-of-living crisis and threat of recession. Consisting of a series of live breakfast events and mentoring, the programme is free to small businesses, focused on giving firms a helping hand to overcome mounting economic hurdles, from inflation […]
Mar 9

Government urged to end rolled-up holiday pay ‘stigma’, as consultation closes 

The government has been urged to end the stigma that surrounds rolled-up holiday pay, which leads to hundreds of millions of pounds of holiday pay going unclaimed every year. Responding to the government’s Holiday Entitlement Consultation, which closes today, IWORK (the body that empowers temporary workers) made clear it’s the “only way” to guarantee that […]
Mar 8

Double Dutch launch third female bartending scholarship to empower women in hospitality

Double Dutch, the producers of award-winning premium mixers and tonics, has launched its Female Bartending Scholarship Programme for the third year, as part of its ongoing mission to foster upcoming female talent in the hospitality industry. With research revealing that women accounted for just 30 percent of all hospitality leaders, with most of these found […]
Mar 1

Renters’ set to get protection as watchdog launches probe into housing malpractice

Housing tenants could be given extra protections and housebuilders forced to change their practices, the competition watchdog has warned. The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has announced a probe into the building and rental sectors, saying it would “need to find” any competition issues that might be holding back house building in the UK. “The […]