Changes to business rates appeals system fears ignored ahead of start date

Of 287 responses to the consultation, not a single company or trade organisation wrote in support of the proposed system CREDIT: JOHN STILLWELL The Government pushed ahead with plans to overhaul the appeals system for business rates despite not receiving a single consultation response in support of them, The Sunday Telegraph can reveal. Businesses were consulted about the new […]

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Bitcoin splits in 2

Bitcoin power brokers were unable to come behind a single solution that would have preserved a unified cryptocurrency by Tuesday morning’s deadline. As such, the digital currency has split in two: bitcoin and bitcoin cash. “There seems to be some technical issues that might be slowing it down, but yes, the fork has happened,” Peter Borovykh […]

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The 5 Key Components of Rapid Business Growth

Every new business owner wants to achieve one goal — rapid growth. Successful growth in the early stages of a business can help it avoid these eye-opening SBA stats: Half of new businesses do not survive past the five-year mark Only a third are still in business by year 10 I first connected with Fabrizio Moreira, […]

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Qualcomm CEO: Our business model is ‘unique’ so it’s ‘easy to attack’

Three years, near-billion dollar settlements in China and South Korea and a slew of litigation with Apple later, Qualcomm CEO Steve Mollenkopf says it’s the uniqueness of his business model that has drawn such international scrutiny. “It’s unique so it’s easy to attack,” Qualcomm CEO Steve Mollenkopf told CNBC’s Squawk on the Street Monday. “It just takes a while […]

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Patanjali,takes,a,very,nationalist,view,of,its,business,,says,Colgate,CEO

Patanjali Ayurveda has given a tough competition to FMCG majors. Colgate Palmolive may have finally acknowledged the challenge from Baba Ramdev’s Patanjali products. According to a report in The Economic Times, Colgate Palmolive’s global CEO Ian Cook named Indian rival Patanjali while talking to investors about the need to respond to changing consumer preferences in India where the toothpaste […]

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