New WordPress changes that will affect your small business website

Things may be rosy right now with regards to your website, especially if you have a dedicated developer on hand. However, given some new WordPress changes in the pipeline, you might have some adaptive work to do. These changes will affect the platform itself — such as a wholesale change …

All those workplace trends lists that you see? We’ve been there before

  Conference and show season looms and with it arrives the annual swarm of workplace trend forecasts. These are often presented as groundbreaking but many of them are indistinguishable from each other and based on some very familiar tropes and assumptions. These days such things tend to be shaped into lists, …

How Culture Can Influence the Success of Your Business

After graduating from university, Lisa Spiden — the founder of FibreHR and Roster Right — embarked on a backpacking trip across Europe before eventually landing in London and, consequently, into Human Resources with HSBC Investment Bank and BC Global. From there, she worked with several large organizations before taking on …

Why putting crisp packs in mail boxes as an act of protest isn't as effective as you'd think

We all love a cheeky packet of salt and vinegar. But, what happens to the packaging once we’ve wolfed down those crisps?  In the case of Walkers crisps, the packaging can’t be recycled, and activists have taken to posting the empty packets back to the manufacturer. But, the Post Office …

How This 24-Year-Old College Dropout Built a $5 Billion Business in Just 5 Years

Finding clean, affordable hotels in India can be a traveler’s nightmare. Too often, what looks good on a website turns out to be a roach-infested room in a crumbling building where water has to be schlepped to the bathroom in a bucket. Ritesh Agarwal’s solution is a booking app that …

Time's Up UK fund pays out £1M to combat sexual assault and harassment

When the Justice and Equality Fund was set up earlier this year, it was kicked off with a £1million ($1,3 million) donation from Emma Watson and signed off on by more than 200 British women in the entertainment industry.  SEE ALSO: Why the UK has set up a separate fund …