Leadership - Archive

January 2019 articles

Advisers are “getting braver about...calling out our clients” who act inappropriately towards female consultants, a partner [...]

17 January

Periodically, a senior economist will suggest that as a society we could abolish cash. As an idea, it unites left and right in [...]

17 January

Rahaf Mohammed is at first glance an unlikely harbinger of change in Saudi Arabia. [...]

17 January

Louis Dreyfus Company (LDC), one of the world's biggest agricultural commodity traders, announced today that it will exit its [...]

16 January

Should universities switch to only offering places based on actual rather than predicted grades? [...]

16 January

As I write this, Gillette’s latest advertisement – We Believe: The Best Men Can Be – is kicking up a right old media storm. [...]

16 January

For high-flying parents who earn more than £50,000 a year, the child benefit system will seem ridiculous. [...]

16 January

Reckitt Benckiser chief executive Rakesh Kapoor is set to retire at the end of 2019, the firm announced today, leading it to [...]

16 January

Today marks the first anniversary of the collapse of Carillion. [...]

15 January

Recruitment firm Page Group saw its shares fall by seven per cent today after it said in its annual results statement that Brexit [...]

14 January

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos today took the top spot in a new index that rates bosses on the star power they bring to their companies. [...]

14 January

You know the drill: energy companies lure you in with a cheap introductory rate, and once it expires, you’ve either got to [...]

14 January

It is 2019, and workplace inclusion, diversity, and equality remain key conversation topics for leading businesses. [...]

14 January

Amazon chief Jeff Bezos and his wife MacKenzie have announced that their marriage is ending, likely leading to the largest divorce [...]

14 January

It’s back to school for students across the country. A new term is always an exciting prospect; pupils and teachers return [...]

14 January