September 25, 2019

How Edward Snowden could lose his book royalties to the US government – legal precedent is not on his side

The US government wants to seize all the proceeds from Snowden's new memoir.
September 24, 2019

Four-day work week is a necessary part of human progress – here’s a plan to make it happen

Not only could less work pay for itself by boosting productivity, it's necessary for human and planetary well-being.
September 23, 2019

Thomas Cook: tourism experts explain the travel company’s collapse

With 150,000 tourists stranded, this is the largest peacetime repatriation the UK has ever undertaken.
September 23, 2019

Fossil fuel subsidies reach US$87 billion in EU countries – and they’re growing

Had the EU eliminated all subsidies between 2010 and 2017, its emissions would have been 9% lower over the period and governments across the EU would have saved US$441 billion.
September 19, 2019

Climate strikes: how to take part and how trade unions can help

In order to achieve progressive change and combat the climate crisis, workers need to help build a movement powerful enough to challenge the status quo.
September 18, 2019

How getting rid of ‘shit jobs’ and the metric of productivity can combat climate change

Transforming our societies to stop climate change offers us the chance to make our lives better.
September 17, 2019

UK needs inspiring – not just charismatic – leadership to break Brexit impasse

Boris Johnson fails on six scores of inspiring leadership.
September 16, 2019

Why more companies are going dog friendly

And how companies can let dogs in without scaring off any humans.
September 13, 2019

Hollywood’s million dollar gender pay gap – revealed

Detailed analysis of 1,300 movies finds that women actors earn an average of US$1.1m or 25% less than their male colleagues.
September 12, 2019

Most innovation originates from customers, not companies

Our understanding of where new and exciting ideas come from in the business world is backwards.
September 12, 2019

Rising violence and verbal abuse towards retailers – stories from shop floor reveal lifelong impact

There were 590,000 incidents of assaults and threats on shop workers in 2018.
September 11, 2019

Why crowdfunding may not be the great democratising force in investment after all

It has undoubtedly been a game-changer for entrepreneurial finance, but researchers are discovering new inequalities and risks for investors.