Business World delivers views, analysis and guidance written by specialists from within the Russell Bedford network, together with guest authors from other organisations.
Articles in the Spring 2014 edition are:
- Poland – developing business opportunities. Poland has become increasingly attractive as a place to do business. Lower taxes, a skilled workforce, and its central European location all mean Poland can now compete with the rest of Europe.
- Understanding why businesses fail. When businesses fail it’s easy to assume the reasons must be financial. But the causes of business failure are often deeper and less visible. A greater awareness of non-financial risks can save many SMEs from failure.
- Doing Business 2014 – understanding regulations for SMEs. The eleventh in a series of annual reports jointly published by the World Bank and IFC looks at regulations that enhance business activity and those that constrain it around the world.
- Buying property in the UK. A look at some different scenarios and the associated issues that overseas investors in UK property need to consider.
- Finance and support for your business. Wherever you are in the world there is almost certainly some form of grants and subsidies available for your business.
- Say Hello to the Elephants – Quadrant One: Clarity. We all have elephants – problems, needs or truths that we ignore even though we must face up to them. Here is a way to confront issues, along with tools to address problems, achieve clarity, and make decisions.
- Managing money globally – a guide. There are many methods you can use to mitigate foreign exchange risk. Whatever your strategy, being aware of all the potential outcomes is crucial.
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