Totem is a hybrid events platform that allows users to host events of any size - from a roundtable of ten to a multi-track event for 10,000 people. Chris Bo Shields has reimagined the event space in the wake of Covid-19 which has seen Totem launch its own hybrid events platform in 2020. He speaks about his journey to Business ...

Government spending on infrastructure is increasing tremendously to keep up with the pace of urbanisation, making capital portfolio management a more complicated and laborious task than ever. One way to help portfolio managers to minimise risks is to collect and analyse past data to ensure decisions are less subjective and more data driven. Meanwhile, starting to embrace technology from the ...

Amazon is handing out weekly bonuses worth GBP50 to ensure that its permanent staff turn up for work on time. The giant online retailer said that the cash was designed to help it to meet demand during the peak summer and Christmas trading periods. The bonus will be paid weekly and is based on 100 per cent attendance for all ...

Supermarkets recruiting lorry drivers by offering higher wages will lead to shortages of hauliers needed to deliver to schools, prisons and wholesalers, MPs have been warned. The risk to the economy from the government's refusal to respond to retailers' demands for temporary work visas for European drivers was set out in a meeting with the UK Trade and Business Commission, ...

Facebook's WhatsApp was fined a record EUR225 million by the Irish data protection regulator today after the European Union privacy watchdog pressured Ireland to raise the penalty for the company's privacy breaches. WhatsApp said the fine was "entirely disproportionate" and that it would appeal. The Irish fine is significantly less than the record EUR746 million fine handed down to Amazon ...

Apple is preparing to loosen payment rules on its App Store for some subscription media platforms, such as Netflix and Spotify, as it grapples with a multitude of legal challenges. The technology group, facing questions over its power and dominance within the digital economy, will permit the developers of certain apps to include direct links to their websites. The change, ...

One in ten shoppers opting for "buy now, pay later" services are being chased by debt collectors amid surging demand for this form of credit, according to a Citizens Advice report. Regulators urgently need to crack down on the offerings and ensure that there are clearer warnings to online shoppers who are entering a formal credit agreement and could be ...

It is not all about startup capital or amazing pitch decks when it comes to the venture world. Every entrepreneur should take the time to understand the ways to become a better leader. If you want to become an entrepreneur, startup founder, or improve the business you already have, you'll want to become a better leader. If you want to ...

Nowadays, people are finding out numerous ways of promoting their products and services, mainly through the usage of the internet. One such platform that adds immense involvement in a person's life is social media. Social media platforms gained immense popularity over the years and are growing even more. Though people started social media for the sheer purpose of fun, entertainment, ...

As far as fisheries goes, it's often considered an unglamourous and unexciting industry. Yet it is one of the largest industries in the world, employing more than 260 million people worldwide and providing a primary protein source to almost 3.5 billion people. Globally, almost 12% of the world's population is reliant on the industry for their livelihood, with tens of ...

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