BBC Business Headlines

Sky: Comcast outbids Fox with £30bn bid for broadcaster
US cable giant wins rare blind auction process set by the UK's Takeover Panel with £30bn offer.


Goldman Sachs wants your piggy bank
The "giant vampire squid" will target the UK savings market next week - but will it be a damp squib?


How do you solve catastrophic hyperinflation?
What could Venezuela's government learn from these five historic cases of hyperinflation?


Pound falls after May's Brexit statement
Sterling's slide deepens after the Prime Minister's comments renew fears of a no-deal Brexit.


Wells Fargo to reduce workforce by up to 10%
The bank expects to reduce staff by 5% to 10% over three years, affecting some 26,000 workers.



Search Books:

Join our mailing list:


Business Blogs

Paul Krugman

Steeper Versus Deeper (Wonkish)
Did finance cause the Great Recession, redux. read more...




Online Marketing for Busy Authors
Now available!

Business - Management

Consider: Harnessing the Power of Reflective Thinking In Your Organization Consider: Harnessing the Power of Reflective Thinking In Your Organization
by Daniel Forrester

The stories and examples within Consider demonstrate that the best decisions, insights, ideas and outcomes result when we take sufficient time to think and reflect. While technology allows us to act and react more quickly than ever before, we are taking increasingly less time to consider our decisions before we make them.



The Network Is Your Customer: 5 Strategies to Thrive in a Digital Age The Network Is Your Customer: 5 Strategies to Thrive in a Digital Age
by David L. Rogers

In The Network Is Your Customer, digital strategy expert David Rogers shows business owners and company leaders how to think strategically about customer networks and harness their power to create new opportunities for any organization.



The Innovation Secrets of Steve Jobs: Insanely Different Principles for Breakthrough Success The Innovation Secrets of Steve Jobs: Insanely Different Principles for Breakthrough Success
by Carmine Gallo

Author Carmine Gallo gets into the mind of one of today's more innovative leaders in business to reveal his 7 wonders for innovation and creativity. Steve Jobs, cofounder of Apple, is the CEO of the decade and now reveals the operating system behind all his great thinking.



What Could Happen If You Do Nothing? A Manager's Handbook for Coaching Conversations What Could Happen If You Do Nothing? A Manager's Handbook for Coaching Conversations
by Jane Murphy

"What could happen if you do nothing?" offers managers clear, usable tools to enhance the way they listen and engage their people. This is an essential resource for developing employees to their full potential and for fostering better working relationships for individuals, teams, and the business itself.



Make Work Great: Supercharge Your Team, Reinvent the Culture, and Gain Influence One Person at a Time Make Work Great: Supercharge Your Team, Reinvent the Culture, and Gain Influence One Person at a Time
by Edward G. Muzio

As a manager, you've tried to keep things positive, but nothing seems to work. You can't control the economy, what's going on in your employees' lives, or other factors -- so what can you do to build and sustain a winning culture in your workplace?



Master Your Debt: Slash Your Monthly Payments and Become Debt Free Master Your Debt: Slash Your Monthly Payments and Become Debt Free
by Jordan E. Goodman, with Bill Westrom

The world of borrowing and debt management has changed dramatically, leaving people confused about how best to secure their financial future. This book is the only guide with detailed advice to help you become debt free or master the debt you have, based on the latest laws and new government programs and policies implemented under the Obama administration.



Why Loyalty Matters: The Groundbreaking Approach to Rediscovering Happiness, Meaning and Lasting Fulfillment in Your Life and Work Why Loyalty Matters: The Groundbreaking Approach to Rediscovering Happiness, Meaning and Lasting Fulfillment in Your Life and Work
by Timothy Keiningham

In Why Loyalty Matters, renowned loyalty experts Timothy Keiningham and Lerzan Aksoy draw from the most comprehensive study of loyalty ever conducted, the landmark Ipsos Loyalty Study, to show why loyalty is critical to our happiness as individuals and our success as a society.



The Sticking Point Solution: 9 Ways to Move Your Business from Stagnation to Stunning Growth In Tough Economic Times The Sticking Point Solution: 9 Ways to Move Your Business from Stagnation to Stunning Growth In Tough Economic Times
by Jay Abraham

Businesses can plateau, stall, or stagnate... without the owners or key executives even realizing it. The purpose of The Sticking Point Solution is to help entrepreneurs and executives recognize the ways in which their businesses may be stuck, and to then give them tools for getting unstuck and enjoying exponential growth.



Start with the Answer: And Other Wisdom for Aspiring Leaders Start with the Answer: And Other Wisdom for Aspiring Leaders
by Bob Seelert

Start with the Answer offers transformative insights and practical instruction for men and women determined to succeed as executives and industry leaders. The book presents and explores the eight dimensions of business life–preparation, building and managing a career, business strategy, business operations, finance and economics, leadership, culture and communication, and personal spirit and style.



Greater Than Yourself: The Ultimate Lesson of True Leadership Greater Than Yourself: The Ultimate Lesson of True Leadership
by Steve Farber

Filled with thought-provoking ideas and actionable principles, Greater Than Yourself offers perhaps the most powerful message today’s business leaders can learn. An interesting parable of the greatest leadership lesson of all- that the best leaders go beyond the tenets of the Golden Rule, and help others to be better than they are themselves.



Motivate Like a CEO: Communicate Your Strategic Vision and Inspire People to Act! Motivate Like a CEO: Communicate Your Strategic Vision and Inspire People to Act!
by Suzanne Bates

In this follow-up to Speak Like a CEO, Suzanne Bates helps leaders at every level become a "force of influence" within their organizations, generating excitement and instilling accountability that culminates in superior results.



The Moneymakers: How Extraordinary Managers Win in a World Turned Upside Down The Moneymakers: How Extraordinary Managers Win in a World Turned Upside Down
by Anne Marie Fink

When real money is at stake, it tends to clarify the mind, and for over a decade, Anne-Marie Fink has had literally billions of dollars resting on her assessments of companies.