Corporate harassment scandals have dominated recent headlines. With organisations such as Uber, Lululemon and Save the Children finding themselves in the center of the public eye. How do boards manage the impending result on their ethics and integrity?
UK businesses are chasing £14.9bn in late payments, almost a £1bn increase compared to 6 months ago. In fact, up to 58% of businesses are owed a staggering £10,000 in late payments alone, and 72% of people reading this are likely to be spending at least three days a month chasing late payments with little or no success.
Whilst Research & Development (R&D) legislation has now been in place for 19 years, there are many companies still not claiming the relief they are entitled to or are only scratching the surface of what they could potentially be claiming.
As a non-executive director, It is NEVER too early to start thinking about the sale of the business. In fact, the best possible time to start thinking about an exit is from the moment you are appointed to the board.