Can Entrepreneurs Save The Economy?

Even though foreign direct investment plays a key role in the economy the importance of entrepreneurs and their ability to create jobs is increasingly recognised. As a result, the development of an entrepreneurial culture in both the private and public sectors is vital to the success of the economy.

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Six Rules For Managing Change

Managing change is often seen as one of the biggest challenges facing organisations. Many managers know they need to change but don’t know what to do or how to do it. The change process can be difficult but it doesn’t have to be if you have a clear vision of what you are doing and why you are doing it.

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What Is The Social Economy And Does It Matter?

The economy is often described as made up of the private sector and the public sector. In more recent years, however, there is greater recognition for what is called the ‘third sector’. The third sector, often referred to as the social economy, is gaining attention because it makes a significant and growing contribution to the economy and to society.

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Do Small Businesses Drive The Economy?

Small businesses play a key role in the economy and contribute to the creation of jobs and wealth within society. However, in recent years the economic climate has been difficult as customers reduce spending, costs rise and banks restrict lending to individuals and businesses.

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Is It Time For A Little Optimism?

The possibility of an upturn in the economy has been difficult to predict in recent years as bad news dominates the headlines. In recent months, however, there appears to be a glimmer of hope as news of investment and jobs return. On the world stage, from where we take our lead, there are signs of modest growth and falls in unemployment.

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