Failing businesses in 2018. 2018 business failure.

2018 – A Year of Business Failures

Well, 2018 has been a good year for business so far, right? Wrong. The only way I could represent the business climate this year would be... The growing number of business' spiralling out of control this year started with Toys R Us announcing its to-be-expected closure. Shortly followed by Maplin. Since then, the trend of… Continue reading 2018 – A Year of Business Failures


Why Bad Employee Relations are Bad for your PR

Both Wagamamas and TGI Fridays have come under fire recently for not paying their staff the minimum wage and of course, it hit the news. It was recognised in the press that: Wagamama has repaid an average of £50 to 2,630 employees. TGI Friday's had to repay £25 each to 2,300 staff. Plus, this isn't the first… Continue reading Why Bad Employee Relations are Bad for your PR


Somaliland Passes Revolutionary Rape Law

Somaliland – not to be confused with Somalia – has taken an exemplary step in the right direction with its recent passing of the law surrounding rape. Before the new law (that precedents rape as illegal and sees its perpetrators facing up to 30 years in prison), it was common practice for a victim to… Continue reading Somaliland Passes Revolutionary Rape Law