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Brexit fails to dampen UK's entrepreneurial spirit

New figures show<p>MoneySuperMarket today reveals that uncertainty around Brexit has failed to dampen the nation’s entrepreneurial spirit, with new data …

Small Business

Business leaders welcome UK proposals for EU trade continuing post-Brexit

Britain has set out proposals to ensure that goods and services currently approved for sale across the UK and EU can continue to be traded after …

UK offers climbdown on European courts deciding cross-border cases

Latest policy paper seeks to maintain system of civil judicial cooperation covering business and family disputes<p>Britain will be subject to the rulings of European courts after Brexit, the government has conceded, in an apparent climbdown from its promise of judicial independence.<p>In the latest in a …

Business relations will continue after Brexit

The UK represents one of the five biggest export destinations for Slovakia, with the key sector being automotive.<p>Illlustrative stock photo(Source: …

Europe

'Hard' Brexit offers '£135bn annual boost' to economy

<b>Removing all trade tariffs and barriers would help generate an annual £135bn uplift to the UK economy, according to a group of pro-Brexit economists.</b><p>A "hard" Brexit is "economically much superior to soft", argues Prof Patrick Minford, lead author of a report from Economists for Free Trade.<p>He says …

Managing relationships with your supply chain during Brexit

Neglecting to have such conversations, however, could damage relationships and, whilst long-term certainty might be difficult to provide, there are …

'Neglected workforces:' ex-prisoners could help plug a post-Brexit labour shortage

But one solution to a labour shortage could be "neglected workforces," such as ex-offenders and the elderly.<p>According to George Koureas, who specialises in immigration law at Fragomen law firm, companies in the UK are "paralysed by uncertainty" about what post-Brexit agreements may look like, and …

Belgian Brewers Aren’t Waiting for Brexit to Enter the U.K. Market

<i>Follow</i> <i>@Brexit for all the latest news, and sign up to our daily Brexit Bulletin newsletter.</i><p>The U.K.’s impending departure from the European Union has …

Post-Brexit customs plans 'utterly deluded', shellfish farmers say

Shellfish farmers selling tonnes of oysters in Europe have said post-Brexit customs and border ideas are "utterly deluded" and could wipe out their …

Great Britain

Sean O'Grady: A buccaneering Brexit plan for BoJo and Fox in doublet and hose

Not long now. At midnight on March 29, 2019, Britain will leave the European Union.<p>You might not think it from some of the commentary, but the sun …

Business red tape boosted by post-Brexit customs plan

For an enterprise that was, in part, motivated by a wish to eradicated red tape, Brexit is developing Kafkaesque layers of complexity.<p>Today the U.K. …

Great Britain

Brexit could threaten the future of the British takeaway

Brexit could threaten the future of the British takeaway sector if businesses are unable to recruit enough workers after the UK leaves the EU, a new …

Brexit or not, housebuilders will continue to profit, says HARVEY JONES

GETTYHousebuilders in the UK have recovered after the initial fall post EU referendum<p>If the fire sale seemed overdone at the time, today it looks …

UK Economy

Brexit breaks breakfast? Hard Brexit could mean hard luck for fry-up fans

Dearer imported ingredients such as Spanish juice, French butter and Danish bacon will raise the price of a family breakfast by £3, says KPMG<p>Shoppers would be forced to pay £3 more for a traditional British fry-up if the government fails to secure a trade deal with the EU, piling more pressure on …

German businesses say it will be 'extraordinarily difficult' to protect the UK from the impact of Brexit

Senior Cabinet figures including Brexit secretary David Davis have frequently claimed German carmakers — along with other key European industries such as French winemakers — will push their governments for a speedy free trade deal with Britain when it exits the EU.<p>However, the leaders of Germany's …

‘No deal’ unacceptable for UK businesses after Brexit: survey

The overwhelming majority of British businesses want a trade agreement with the EU after Brexit, according to a new survey by the British Chambers of …

Shoppers 'in the dark' about Brexit effect

<b>UK shoppers are "completely in the dark" about the effect Brexit will have on their weekly shop, a former Sainsbury's boss has told BBC Panorama.</b><p>Justin King, who ran the supermarket for a decade, said the "last thing" any current supermarket boss would reveal was their intention to put up …

UK business group: Government has no ‘clear plan’ for Brexit

The U.K. government has no “clear plan” for Brexit and needs a “serious fact-based discussion about what the future looks like” outside the EU, Paul …

Great Britain

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Europe has 23m small and medium-sized enterprises. They are the backbone of the European economy, accounting for 99pc of all companies in the EU and 67pc of employment. That amounts to approximately 58pc of gross value added in the non-financial economy.<p>And yet, as a Boston Consulting Group (BCG) …

Philip Hammond warns Brexit is NOT the EU's priority so UK must demand attention

GETTYThe Chancellor pointed out that the EU have a number of issues that they are dealing with<p>The Chancellor, speaking to business leaders, said the …

Philip Hammond

Ireland's business community believe Brexit will increase our talent pool - new research

The majority of business leaders believe that Brexit will result in a drop in Irish exports, according to new research.<p>In the study commissioned by …

UK manufacturers say Brexit uncertainty will force them to make cuts

Business leaders seek clarity over transitional arrangements as new figures point to slowdown for carmakers<p>British manufacturers are fast approaching a “tipping point” where a lack of certainty over the direction of Brexit negotiations will force them to make painful cuts whatever the outcome, they …

Great Britain

Firms say Brexit strategy is not putting them first

Britain's businesses say they do not feel they are being prioritised in ministers' plans for leaving the European Union.<p>More than half of UK firms do …

Financial Services

David Davis to ‘engage’ anxious business leaders on Brexit

LONDON — Britain’s chief Brexit negotiator David Davis is set to reach out this week to British business leaders by hosting a day-long conference at …

British businesses lobby for fewer visa restrictions post-Brexit | Financial Times

British businesses are lobbying for a visa system that allows unrestricted entry for talented overseas entrepreneurs and tech experts …

Great Britain

Businesses are concerned over the costs of Brexit. What’s the UK government doing to reassure them?

Prior to the Brexit vote last June, it was predicted that a vote to leave the European Union (EU) would cause a major recession and plunge the UK …

Great Britain

U.K. Drops Brexit Bravado as Hammond Appeals to Business

<i>Follow</i> <i>@Brexit for all the latest news, and sign up to our daily Brexit Bulletin newsletter.</i><p>Theresa May’s government has changed its tune on Brexit, …

How to Avoid Confirmation Bias at Work

Where do you get information about the issues you care about?Do your most common sources confirm or challenge your perspective?How much time do you …

Mindfulness and Happiness in the Workplace

What's the connection between mindfulness, emotional intelligence, and happiness in the workplace? Or is there a connection?<p>What's the connection between mindfulness, emotional intelligence and happiness in the workplace? Or is there a connection?<p>Let's start by defining terms.<p>Mindfulness is the …

Emotional Intelligence