January 18, 2019

Why the era of Chinese football clubs splashing big money on international stars is over

Rumours that West Ham's Marko Arnautovic is heading to China in a multi-million pound deal are a classic symptom of the transfer window.
January 17, 2019

Gillette ad isn’t anti-men, it’s anti-toxic masculinity – and this should be welcomed

The backlash against the Gillette ad shows how painfully little distance we as a society have covered since the #MeToo movement.
January 16, 2019

Huawei founder’s protests mean nothing – independent Chinese companies simply don’t exist

Ren Zhengfei has given a rare interview to the Western media, denouncing accusations that his company has been involved in spying.
January 16, 2019

Why there will be no winners from the US-China trade war

The clock is ticking before the US ramps up tariffs on Chinese imports.
January 15, 2019

Consumerism in crisis as millennials stay away from shops

Forget Brexit or online competition. Millennials are just not consuming with the same fervour as their mums and dads.
January 15, 2019

Why US dollar supremacy will outlast Donald Trump’s unpopularity

Donald Trump is eroding trust in the US – but the dollar's preeminence in global finance will easily withstand this.
January 14, 2019

Menopause discrimination is a real thing – this is how employers can help

Research shows two-thirds of women surveyed reported a moderate to severe impact on their working lives and some even left employment altogether.
January 14, 2019

Eurozone is recovery resistant but it could also be recession-proof

As fears of a US-China trade war grow, the eurozone is starting to look like a rock.
January 11, 2019

Why 2019 could be the year of another tech bubble crash

There are a lot of similarities between the state of tech companies today and when the 2000 dot-com bubble burst.
January 11, 2019

The mental health pros and cons of minority spaces in the workplace

Strategies to support a diverse workforce can be beneficial – but may have unintended consequences.
January 11, 2019

Japan’s desperate need for migrant workers a warning for the UK

Like Japan, the UK is facing an ageing population that is compounding other problems putting pressure on the labour market.
January 10, 2019

Flexible working can reinforce gender stereotypes

Flexible working is seen as a solution to the gender pay gap but cultural norms are getting in the way.