Category - Corporate

Finding out if franchising’s the best option for you

Posted, 18 July 2017 by Fiona Neilson
Categories: Corporate | Intellectual property | Start ups

Franchising can be a great, relatively low risk way of starting a business, but make sure you consider the proposition carefully and even be prepared to walk away if it’s not right for you.

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Getting your business set up for growth

Posted, 01 June 2017 by Andrew Stott
Categories: Corporate

What turns a great idea into a successful enterprise? Inverness associate Andrew Stott says there are three main questions owners need to address.

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Retention in the construction industry - and the dilemma of trust

Posted, 27 April 2017 by Roddy Cormack
Categories: Construction | Corporate

It’s based on flawed logic, but like it or loathe it, retention in the construction industry is here to stay for the foreseeable future.

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The Apprentice

Posted, 25 April 2017 by Veli-Matti Raikkonen
Categories: Corporate | Employment

Apprentices are often seen as an easy target when firms need to cut costs, but in reality, they have far more legal protection than their colleagues.

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The times they are a fluctuating

Posted, 03 April 2017 by Roddy Cormack
Categories: Construction | Corporate

The established political and economic norm may be about to dramatically change. Does our approach to construction contracts need to make a similarly radical shift?

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The ten million dollar comma

Posted, 29 March 2017 by Jody Mitchell
Categories: Corporate

A fascinating judgment came out of the United States last week: fascinating, at least, for those of us with an interest in grammar and punctuation.

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Inverness Business Briefing - when uncertainty's a certainty

Posted, 27 March 2017 by Jennifer Young
Categories: Corporate | Employment

With days to go until Theresa May triggers Article 50, and persistent uncertainty around an evolving political landscape at home and abroad, there’s no doubt we’re living in interesting times.

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From Match of the Day to mind the gap — a different kind of reporting for the BBC - Is PopMaster undervalued? Kirk Tudhope explains why publishing data on employees’ pay is only the start of addressing the gender pay gap.