Consulting News

26-Nov-2014
Bringing the best of business into sport

The success of Two Circles is an example of how the evolving world of professional services is breaking down the barriers between industries. Our management consultancy columnist Mick James interviews CEO and co-founder Matt Rogan.

26-Nov-2014
Will the self-employed finally get the support they need?

National Freelance Day last week saw two important announcements for the self-employed and in the following opinion article (or blog) Melissa Baxter, director at Russam GMS discusses whether these new developments will provide long-awaited support for the self-employed.

21-Nov-2014
How to prepare for numerical reasoning tests

During your hunt for the perfect consulting position, you’re likely to face numerical reasoning tests. These tests are used to measure whether you have the numerical acumen required to perform well in a consulting career. They are therefore used by many of the top consulting firms.

21-Nov-2014
Four easy steps to web-based accounting

Keeping an up-to-date record of your financial activities is an essential part of running a business. Web-based accounting systems can offer useful features for small business owners – and more and more are choosing to take their accounting online.

21-Nov-2014
FCA Fines RBS, Natwest and Ulster Bank Ltd £42 Million for IT Failures

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has today fined the Royal Bank of Scotland Plc, (“RBS”) National Westminster Bank Plc (“NatWest”) and Ulster Bank Ltd (“Ulster Bank”) (the “Banks”) £42 million for IT failures which occurred in June 2012 and meant that the Banks' customers could not access banking services.