M&B chairman doesn’t last six months

Appointed in February this year as M&B chairman, Simon Burke is already stepping down. Bob Ivell,former chairman at Regent Inns, will replace him on the interim. Mr. Burke’s sudden departure still remains unexplained, but circulating about are rumours he felt limited as to the amount of input of his own strategy within the group. Billionaire […]

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Senior manager’s fraud rates increasing

Fraud is increasingly being committed by senior managers as red flags are being raised and warning signs are being ignored a KPMG research has revealed. Close to 20% of all workplace fraud the company bosses were the ones at fault, compared to only 11% in 2007 per analysis of 348 crimes between January 2008 and […]

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Small business morale is slowly getting better

Whilst the current outlook for small businesses is generally favourable, there is still little to no chance that these businesses will be hiring new staff in the foreseeable future. This information is courtesy of the Federation of Small Businesses who also stated that many of these businesses are still reeling from the recent recession and […]

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