More Graduate Job Opportunities

Since the recession started graduates have had a tough time finding jobs with some traditional recruiters curtailing their graduate recruitment programmes.  While companies can reduce recruitment for a time, arguably it’s not sustainable long term. Graduate...

Bad Weather to Blame for Poor Retail Sales

The retail sector is an interesting one.  Often the first to feel a downturn in the economy, retail spending is often regarded as a indicator of confidence: When consumers feel confident they spend and the economy grows. If you’re in the retail sector then you...

Economic Update from the Bank of England

From a business owners perspective the most damaging aspect of our troubled economy continues to be weak demand for goods and services. Demand after all drives growth in businesses and ultimately employment. But is the tide now, finally turning as the Governor of the...

UK Avoids Triple Dip Reccession

Business owners and the self-employed will have breathed a sigh of relief as the ONS’s early estimate suggests that the UK will have avoided a triple dip recession. But we’re a far cry from being able to be complacent, despite what the Government says, since you only...