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When you’re working hard to launch your own company, receiving any kind of criticism can be the last thing you want to hear. But while having your product’s flaws pointed out to you can make you feel like throwing in the towel, honest feedback can also give you the help you need to turn your product into the success you want it to be.
Politicians have to learn that the highest tax rate isn’t a guaranteed approach to economic success, says IoD Director General Simon Walker
Bosses rather than politicians are best placed to design workplace training schemes, says entrepreneur Iqbal Wahhab. Here the founder of Roast restaurant and Director magazine columnist explains why it’s crucial that small businesses engage with skills initiatives – especially when there’s government funding on offer…
James Layfield, CEO of Central Working, which brings companies together to work collaboratively, discusses the business growth possibilities of a problem shared…
Richard Branson is set to join entrepreneur Jack Welch, Mayor of London Boris Johnson and Tech City CEO Joanna Shields at the Institute of Directors (IoD) Annual Convention in London. The Virgin Founder will give some entrepreneur tips and advice on what it takes to build a business empire at the prestigious Royal Albert Hall event on September 18th.
There are analogies between sporting and commercial achievement. The success of the Olympics provides lessons for both government and business.