January 16, 2020

Financial trading bots have fascinating similarities to people – we need to learn from them

Once algorithms go live on markets, they start behaving in ways that programmers could not have foreseen.
January 15, 2020

Apple’s share price has doubled, but there is a crunch coming – investors should watch out

The iPhone maker's tremendous stock rally has got nothing to do with fundamentals.
January 15, 2020

Should the government crowdfund a Big Ben Brexit bong?

Boris Johnson has proposed the public 'bung a bob for a Big Ben bong' to commemorate Brexit.
January 14, 2020

Three reasons why Boris Johnson’s promise to revitalise the north could come back to haunt him

When you look at what the PM is up against, the Brexit trade negotiations might almost seem like light relief.
January 14, 2020

Why every company needs a Chief Fun Officer

Four ways they can make work more fun and keep staff happy.
January 13, 2020

India’s economy: how the world’s fastest growing nation went off the rails

The Modi boom was built on sand – and now the tide has come in.
January 13, 2020

Immigration: there is a gaping hole in the debate over how it affects everyone’s job prospects

Research consistently finds that immigration has little, if any, impact on the employment prospects of UK-born workers. But it doesn't account for possible regional variations.
January 10, 2020

Dominic Cummings may be right about ‘weirdos and misfits’ – Britain’s top graduate jobs go to corporate clones

Many of Britain's elite employers do not perform well when it comes to cognitive diversity.
January 10, 2020

The secret of Games Workshop’s success? A little strategy they call total global domination

How a bunch of wizards and goblins drove a 25-fold explosion in the share price.
January 9, 2020

The fourth industrial revolution could lead to a dark future

Scores of jobs could be affected by the fourth industrial revolution – and not enough is being done to guard against this.
January 9, 2020

Just Eat’s £6 billion takeover: can anyone actually make big money from online takeaway?

This might be the craziest game in venture capitalism.
January 8, 2020

What the British public thinks about post-Brexit trade deals

Public opinion is likely to pose an additional constraint to Boris Johnson's attempts to strike post-Brexit trade deals.