Retention Rates Higher In Multiple Minority Groups

Jenny Shaw | Posted 17.10.2017 | UK
Jenny Shaw

Our new study Everyone In, based on a survey carried out by YouthSight, uncovers the importance of taking notice of student drop-out rates. With over...

History Versus The Moonshot

Dr Arlo Brady | Posted 24.03.2017 | UK
Dr Arlo Brady

In the years before my grandmother passed away she used to be able to tell fabulously colourful stories about the past, but sadly she was unable to te...

Leaked Brexit Memo Firm Stops Bidding For Whitehall Work Amid 'Government By Rage'

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 21.12.2016 | UK

The firm whose leaked report warned Theresa May has no Brexit strategy will temporarily stop bidding for Whitehall contracts, it has been reported. De...

Another Expert Has Warned Government's Brexit Strategy Is 'Chaotic And Dysfunctional'

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 16.11.2016 | UK

Experts have said they agree with much of a leaked Brexit memo warning about the Government’s plan for quitting the European Union, arguing parts of...

Leaked Brexit Memo: No10 Lashes Out

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 15.11.2016 | UK Politics

Downing Street has lambasted the consultancy firm behind a leaked memo that claimed Theresa May has no Brexit strategy and that her Cabinet is deeply ...

Deloitte Doesn't Give A Damn Where Job Applicants Went To University

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 29.09.2015 | UK Universities & Education

A major graduate recruiter is wiping people's school and university details from job applications to try to make its recruitment process more equal. ...

Why It's Never Too Late to Change Your Career

Tony Cooper | Posted 14.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Tony Cooper

I have always worked at something I love, however this is different, as this is working for myself and with my best friend - and backing our beliefs and visions, not someone else's. It brings an extra passion and commitment to the process and, ultimately, a more fulfilling reward.

Going Down Another Table - United Drop Out Of Deloitte Football Money League Top 3 For First Time

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Sport

The gloom surrounding Manchester United's current predicament may deepen further after the club dropped out of the top three of Europe's top-earning c...

Tell Me the Full Story - Using Video!

Sue Brooks | Posted 08.07.2013 | UK Tech
Sue Brooks

More than a quarter of people told us that they'd go elsewhere if video wasn't available at their preferred news source. This isn't surprising. Remember how "chimney cam" became compulsive viewing as we waited while the conclave elected a new pontiff? Now imagine it without the chimney. Or the cam.

Accountancy Firms Using 'Insider Knowledge' From Treasury To Dodge Tax

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.04.2013 | UK Politics

Big accountancy firms are using "insider knowledge" gained from Treasury staff to help companies and wealthy individuals avoid paying UK taxes. The...

Nipper Wins A Reprieve

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.04.2013 | UK

Around 2,500 jobs at entertainment retailer HMV have been saved after restructuring firm Hilco bought 141 stores, including 25 previously slated for c...

Another 37 HMV Store Closures Announced - 464 Face Losing Their Job

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Thomas | Posted 20.02.2013 | UK

Another 37 HMV stores are to be shut, putting 464 jobs at risk, according to the struggling retailer's administrators, Deloitte. The 37 stores - wh...

Charlie Thomas

1,400 More Jobs At Risk At Blockbuster | Charlie Thomas | Posted 13.02.2013 | UK

Around 1,400 more Blockbuster employees will face redundancy after its administrators Deloitte confirmed another 164 stores will be closed in the next...

HMV Unveils Another 60 Redundancies

Huffington Post UK | Charlie Thomas | Posted 08.02.2013 | UK

Deloitte, the administrators of HMV, has confirmed a further 60 redundancies have been made across HMV and Fopp Entertainments' head office network at...

Mourn Not HMV

Daniel M. Swain | Posted 24.03.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Daniel M. Swain

The potential demise of HMV demonstrates the important triumph of more efficient, more effective technologies and business models for distributing music than traditional in-store retailers. HMV is no longer an efficient provider of music, or of any other media to customers.

Charlie Thomas

Hope For The Old Dog Yet? Hilco UK Buys HMV's Debt | Charlie Thomas | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK

The hopes of 4,000 HMV staff were thrown a lifeline on Tuesday after retail restructuring group Hilco UK has acquired the debt of HMV, effectively giv...

Blockbuster Administrators Announce 129 Stores To Go

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 19.01.2013 | UK

Blockbuster is to close 129 stores in addition to the 31 stores which had already been notified of their closure, the administrators confirmed on Satu...

How to Survive When Your Company Goes Into Administration

Alison E. Wise | Posted 20.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Alison E. Wise

Seven of the places I worked at have gone bankrupt... well, make that eight now (I kinda have a curse) - I was a 'seasonal employee' at HMV for two Christmases. I'm still friends with many of the people I worked with at HMV and I see their frustration, anger, and sadness expressed on Facebook. I understand what they are going through because I've been through it too. Here's some tips to help them try and survive this horrible experience with some of their sanity intact.

HMV Boss "Confident Of A Successful Business Outcome"

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.01.2013 | UK

UPDATE: 19:00 15/01/13 - Comment from Nick Edwards of Deloitte HMV's chief executive Trevor Moore has told reporters he is "convinced" the chain ca...

Farewell HMV?

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.01.2013 | UK

Entertainment store HMV has become the latest high street casualty as it called in administrators. Following discussions among the music retailer's...

Groupon: An Imperative for a Rethink on Their Email Marketing Strategies

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 03.03.2013 | UK Tech
Preetam Kaushik

Is this the beginning of the end for Groupon and their peers? Certainly not, but they really need to find ways to harness the potential they have in their vast database of subscribers, if they are to stem the rot and remain successful.

End Of The Road

PA | Posted 17.12.2012 | UK

Comet's last remaining stores will trade for the final time on Tuesday as the high street spending slump claims another high-profile casualty. The ...

Christmas Woe For 3,000 Comet Staff

Charlie Thomas | Posted 28.11.2012 | UK

More than 3,000 staff at electricals chain Comet could lose their jobs before Christmas, after administrators Deloitte confirmed 125 stores will close...

Charlie Thomas

Over Indebted, And Over Here | Charlie Thomas | Posted 24.11.2012 | UK

Most readers will be familiar with the practice of British companies domiciling themselves in Ireland to gain from efficient corporation taxation – ...

Could Comet Be Reborn?

Charlie Thomas | Posted 23.11.2012 | UK

Embattled retailer Comet could be turned into an online-only venture, if a "seven-figure" bid from an entrepreneur gets the go ahead. John Roberts,...