Business

The results from a global four-day working week trial are in and you’ll want to show your boss
Four-day working week

The results from a global four-day working week trial are in and you’ll want to show your boss

Could a shorter working week improve wellbeing, help the environment, boost productivity and even make your company more money? We have answers

Brewdog labels itself ‘anti-sponsor’ of Qatar World Cup… but will still show it
Qatar World Cup

Brewdog labels itself ‘anti-sponsor’ of Qatar World Cup… but will still show it

“If you want to make a stand, take a hit,” said one critic of Brewdog’s decision to condemn the Qatar World Cup while still showing it

This former Big Issue vendor has opened a shop to help disadvantaged young people access sport
Our vendors

This former Big Issue vendor has opened a shop to help disadvantaged young people access sport

Former Big Issue vendor Ricky Gleeson has turned his life around and now he’s opened a sportswear shop in Newcastle

A businessman who took in a Ukrainian family has launched a company to help refugees into work
Ukraine

A businessman who took in a Ukrainian family has launched a company to help refugees into work

£15 minimum wage: Who is calling for it and could it happen?
Employment

£15 minimum wage: Who is calling for it and could it happen?

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CEOs are now paid 109 times more than the average worker
Business

CEOs are now paid 109 times more than the average worker

An artisan soap maker is giving homeless people jobs and support to turn their lives around
Social Justice

An artisan soap maker is giving homeless people jobs and support to turn their lives around

Expert advice: How to start a community business in 5 steps
Career advice

Expert advice: How to start a community business in 5 steps

Here’s how much more than you the UK’s top CEOs earn
Low pay

Here’s how much more than you the UK’s top CEOs earn

Labour would allow communities to crack down on holiday lets and buy failed football clubs
Levelling Up

Labour would allow communities to crack down on holiday lets and buy failed football clubs

Sainsbury’s bosses have rejected a call to become a real living wage employer
Pay

Sainsbury’s bosses have rejected a call to become a real living wage employer

Bad news for Jeff Bezos is good news for people-focused business
social enterprise

Bad news for Jeff Bezos is good news for people-focused business

Landmark fund to help diverse entrepreneurs change society announced
Social enterprises

Landmark fund to help diverse entrepreneurs change society announced

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London’s offices are emptying and landlords are being told to let community groups use them
Business

London’s offices are emptying and landlords are being told to let community groups use them

Asked to do unpaid overtime? That’s wage theft and it could be pushing your pay below minimum wage
Low pay

Asked to do unpaid overtime? That’s wage theft and it could be pushing your pay below minimum wage

How to go self-employed: From registering to flourishing
Employment

How to go self-employed: From registering to flourishing

Homes for Ukraine: Hotel opens doors to refugees after housing rough sleepers in pandemic
Ukraine Crisis

Homes for Ukraine: Hotel opens doors to refugees after housing rough sleepers in pandemic

Over 100 UK firms are stepping up to hire Ukraine refugees
Ukraine Crisis

Over 100 UK firms are stepping up to hire Ukraine refugees

B Corps: how the future of business is profit with a purpose
Money

B Corps: how the future of business is profit with a purpose

It’s B Corp month – so what is a B Corp and why should we pay attention?
Money

It’s B Corp month – so what is a B Corp and why should we pay attention?

Dragons’ Den star donates £10,000 to ‘incredible’ social housing activist Kwajo Tweneboa
Social Housing

Dragons’ Den star donates £10,000 to ‘incredible’ social housing activist Kwajo Tweneboa

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Four-day work week trial sparks interest from ‘hundreds’ of businesses
Four-day work week

Four-day work week trial sparks interest from ‘hundreds’ of businesses

UK’s first Black bookshop hopes crowdfunder will save it from closure
News

UK’s first Black bookshop hopes crowdfunder will save it from closure

‘Where on earth is the chancellor?’ – hospitality sector in crisis as public told to limit socialising
Business

‘Where on earth is the chancellor?’ – hospitality sector in crisis as public told to limit socialising

Freeports will not save Christmas. Sorry
Business

Freeports will not save Christmas. Sorry