Ismail Alli-Balogun on climate change, construction innovation, patience

Ismail Alli-Balogun, construction entrepreneur

Climate change is now biting, and hard – from floods in Germany, via extreme heat in Italy, Spain and the United States, to rising sea levels. While it may be tempting to wait for big-government solutions as the COP26 global climate summit approaches this autumn, businesses have their part to play too. Ismail Alli-Balogun, a… Read more »

SEO specialist Josh Hamit on Google, charming writing, creativity – and eels

SEO specialist Josh Hamit

Your website is a fine creation, after all that time and effort you and the designer dedicated to content, imagery and user experience. Grand! But you still need those ideal customers to find your business online. This is where SEO, or search engine optimization, can help you to achieve your business goals. In the first… Read more »

9 billion pounds of coronavirus support for UK self-employed: wait till June?

(Updated to add following-day reactions) With 5 million self-employed workers in the UK, from builders to hairdressers, fitness trainers to driving instructors, the government will pay grants to those who have lost their livelihoods because of the coronavirus pandemic. The self-employed who have been adversely affected will receive a taxable grant, Chancellor of the Exchequer… Read more »