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How China Fooled the World

Friday, February 21, 2014

Marvin Gaye Introduces Macro Economics

Monday, November 18, 2013

Business Finance - New Sources for Entrepreneurs

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

How recent Waitrose and ALDI location decisions give a good marketing insight

Tuesday, July 09, 2013

How are UK firms raising finance?

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Co Op Bank’s USP vanishing trick

Friday, May 10, 2013

Return on Capital: a snapshot of British Business

Friday, April 26, 2013

Strategy in a time of austerity & poverty - three retailers tell their story

Saturday, April 13, 2013

The HMV story

Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Jessops goes into Administration Is the Niche Market a Tomb?

Wednesday, January 09, 2013

It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Aldi

Friday, November 23, 2012

How struggling Premier Foods is trying to manage its brand portfolio (and recovery)

Thursday, September 20, 2012

Poundland Investigated Channel 4 Dispatches

Sunday, September 16, 2012

Problems with over capacity in the car market

Monday, August 13, 2012

The rise of Poundland and reflections on price elasticity of demand

Wednesday, July 04, 2012

The buck stops here or here or here.

Tuesday, July 03, 2012

Reflections on Bankruptcy

Friday, June 15, 2012

Marketing analysis: the UK supermarket battleground

Thursday, May 03, 2012

OCR F297 case study: impact of the economic environment on the housing market

Tuesday, May 01, 2012

Economics for Business: Is an economic recovery underway?

Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Trouble at Travelodge: ratio analysis helps explain why

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Takeovers in the UK - the long-term trend

Sunday, February 05, 2012

Tesco’s Big Price Drop - on the Stock Market, or, Porter and Ansoff in action

Friday, January 13, 2012

Tesco takes it ‘easy’, controlling costs in its US operations

Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Business winners and losers from Christmas 2011

Wednesday, January 04, 2012

Strategies to revive the High Street: Mary Portas reports

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

CGI modelling gauze and effect

Tuesday, December 06, 2011

Marketing and the supermarket ‘price war’

Optimism and expansion in consumer leisure markets

Friday, December 02, 2011

EntrepreneursLIVE! 2011 - Speaker Line-Up

Monday, October 17, 2011

Shoppers switch stores as income patterns change

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

The most popular Business Studies blog entries in September 2011

Friday, September 30, 2011

Premium market segments: Waitrose at Canary Wharf

Thursday, September 08, 2011

Hardship on the High Street – what’s the problem?

Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Business investment: the UK corporate cash pile

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Cash flow and trade credit - putting the squeeze on suppliers

Thursday, February 03, 2011

The Year of Corporate Philanthropy

Monday, January 31, 2011

Government and the Economy lesson plan

Sunday, January 30, 2011

The Economic Environment

Friday, January 28, 2011

How to find an export market

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Can a specialist sports retailer survive?

Friday, December 24, 2010

Britain’s changing High Street - Poundland, nail bars and empty shops

Wednesday, December 08, 2010

Raising finance:  GM in colossal sale of shares

Thursday, November 18, 2010

Cash flow problems put Pontins into administration

Saturday, November 13, 2010

Cash flow Clue-doh! The Mystery is Revealed…

Tuesday, November 02, 2010

A declining market for branded consumer goods?

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Start-up businesses all the rage

Thursday, October 14, 2010

Which business sectors are pulling the economy out of recession?

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Bankrupt Bond?

Monday, October 11, 2010

External influences - local authority spending

Sunday, September 26, 2010

Who ate all the pies?

Friday, September 17, 2010

Sources of finance - bank loans down by £28 billion

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Recession pricing: the rise of the budget hotel

Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Cash flow continues to trouble small businesses

Wednesday, August 25, 2010

Clubbing your way to ratio analysis

Tuesday, August 24, 2010

Debt:  Betting the balance-sheet

Tuesday, July 06, 2010

Emerging Stronger - How UK Businesses Responded to the Recession

Monday, June 14, 2010

BUSS4 data - what happened to business investment in the UK recession?

BUSS4 - Recession Strategy Lessons from Four Female Entrepreneurs

Sunday, June 06, 2010

Cash flow problems persist after the recession

Thursday, April 15, 2010

Recession Survival Strategies Cost UK SMEs £16bn

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

UK Recession - What Happened to Redundancies?

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Ireland asks for your help on St Patrick’s Day

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Cash management becomes a strategic priority during the recent recession

Monday, February 22, 2010

Managing a recruitment business through the recession

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

UK Recession - Some Winners and Losers

Friday, February 05, 2010

Companies that thrived in the UK recession - theme activity

Monday, February 01, 2010

Recession Tracker for UK Economic Data

Opportunities for Poundland in the recession

Video case study - substitute goods benefiting from the recession

9 business survival tips for getting through the recession

Strategy in a recession - Fusion Systems

Business priorities in a recession

Flexible working thrives in the recession

What business students can learn from how businesses have handled the recession

Demand and Supply in Sction - Haggis

Monday, January 25, 2010

The Show Must Go On!

Tuesday, January 19, 2010

Flight to value has its impact on the Charity Shops

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

High street trends - pop-up shops and Poundland niche

Saturday, November 28, 2009

A tale of two bakers

Monday, November 16, 2009

Coffee – and sausage rolls – still a huge hit on the High Street

Wednesday, November 11, 2009

Managing Cash Flow - Beware the Economic Recovery

Monday, October 26, 2009

ASDA overtakes M+S to become the biggest fashion retailer in the UK

Saturday, October 10, 2009

Top brand values fall in the recession

Sunday, September 20, 2009

The dramatic slump in advertising revenue continues

Friday, September 18, 2009

Kick-start for retail business

Saturday, September 12, 2009

How Japanese Business Custom is Changing in the Global Recession

Thursday, September 10, 2009

Video case study: battling for survival in the restaurant trade

Monday, August 31, 2009

A dramatic fall in business investment

Friday, August 28, 2009

Plastic car is a blast from the past

Tuesday, August 25, 2009

Own label brands profit from the recession

Tuesday, August 04, 2009

Banks lend more and charge more at the same time

Monday, August 03, 2009

How the recession is changing Britain

Sunday, July 26, 2009

Pay-as-you-go holiday spending money

Saturday, July 18, 2009

Fantasy Football hit by the weakness of sterling

Friday, July 17, 2009

Business angels take flight - just when small businesses need them

Sunday, July 12, 2009

Coffee Republic struggles with the daily grind

Tuesday, July 07, 2009

Spare capacity prompts a fall in business investment

Saturday, July 04, 2009

Franchisees - An Example of When Things Go Wrong

Thursday, July 02, 2009

East Coast Rail Line is Nationalised

Wednesday, July 01, 2009

Nationalisation Again - National Express Taken into Public Ownership

Small businesses waiting for the upturn

Tuesday, June 30, 2009

Recession Bites - new food shopping habits

Trouble keeping track of changes in the car industry

Wednesday, June 24, 2009

Flexible unemployment

Friday, June 19, 2009

Children’s parties defy the downturn

Monday, June 15, 2009

Milk co-operative turns sour

Thursday, June 04, 2009

Recession puts pressure on business ethics

Monday, June 01, 2009

How not to run a business - the Gordon Ramsay way

Sunday, May 31, 2009

Analysing the data - business failures

Saturday, May 30, 2009

Sources of finance - the bank overdraft rip-off

Thursday, May 28, 2009

Why businesses fail - an interview with Pepita Diamand

Sunday, May 24, 2009

Video case study - the effect of deflation on businesses

Tuesday, May 19, 2009

Sources of finance: PLCs turn to their shareholders

Monday, May 11, 2009

Product life cycle and factory closures

Monday, May 04, 2009

Tegestologists in mourning - recession and product life cycle blamed

Sunday, May 03, 2009

Green shoots or un-SPICED business?

Saturday, May 02, 2009

Video case study - the boom in renting

Friday, May 01, 2009

Rich lists see fortunes dwindle

Monday, April 27, 2009

Small businesses in the middle of the crunch - insights for students

Wednesday, April 22, 2009

Edible Advertisments

Thursday, April 16, 2009

Viability of wind farms poses a “sources of finance” challenge

Thursday, April 09, 2009

Independent schools hit by the downturn

Tuesday, April 07, 2009

Football finances under the spotlight

Sunday, April 05, 2009

Cash strapped consumers move away from ‘ethical’ shopping

Friday, March 27, 2009

Financial Fools, Climate Camp and Criticising Capitalism - Pressures for Peaceful Protest

Crunch Time for Football

Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Are the lights going out at nightclubs?

Friday, March 20, 2009

Recession-hit companies target female customers

Wednesday, March 18, 2009

Flight to value at Waitrose

Sunday, March 15, 2009

Peering into the future: financial planning in an uncertain world

Wednesday, March 11, 2009

Credit Insurance and Retailer Cash Flow

Friday, March 06, 2009

If you’ve got it, flaunt it!

Wednesday, March 04, 2009

Video case study - Cash Crisis for Hospices

Monday, March 02, 2009

Improving cash flow by reducing stocks

Sunday, March 01, 2009

Falling Sterling is keeping the stags at home

Saturday, February 21, 2009

What a bunch of cobblers

Friday, February 20, 2009

Update on how 10 small businesses are weathering recession

More flak for the banks from business customers - what have they done with bail-out cash?

Wednesday, February 18, 2009

A new pricing tactic - pay what you think it is worth

Monday, February 16, 2009

Flexible employment at Mini - the upside and the downside

The Englishman’s Guide to haggling

Thursday, February 12, 2009

More green shoots?

Seeing things in black and white?

Tuesday, February 10, 2009

Celebrity chefs struggle to make ends meat

Monday, February 09, 2009

Businesses counting the cost of the snow

Tuesday, February 03, 2009

Cutting operating costs - its like pruning a rose bush

The recession as an opportunity for Corporate Social Responsibility?

Friday, January 30, 2009

UK Economy - Green Shoots Timeline

Wednesday, January 28, 2009

Recession latest - demand from couch potatoes likely to rise

Credit crunch lunch

Tuesday, January 27, 2009

Not even the Dragons are immune from the recession

Monday, January 26, 2009

Video case study - starting a business in a recession

Saturday, January 24, 2009

Small firms fighting the economy blues

Wednesday, January 21, 2009

Cutting capacity in the service sector

Saturday, January 17, 2009

Video case study - Short-time working

Why small firms suffer from unavailable bank loans

Ripple effects of a brutal outlook for the car industry

Friday, January 16, 2009

Highest Productivity in the Industry - But Still Crippled by the Crunch

Friday, January 09, 2009

Retailer Survivors Like a Deep Recession

Thursday, January 08, 2009

Fixed-price retailing takes off in the UK

Sunday, January 04, 2009

A Great Overview of the UK Retail Sector’s Problems

The Corporate Jet Under Pressure

Sources of finance for SMEs - Banks Squeezing the Life out of Businesses

Picture Quiz - Where is This?

Thursday, January 01, 2009

The Grim Outlook for UK Unemployment in 2009

In a recession - cash is King!

Tuesday, December 30, 2008

Measuring consumer spending and retail activity on the high street

Monday, December 22, 2008

Video case study - falling demand for organic milk means a poor return on investment

Saturday, December 20, 2008

A tale of two retailers with contrasting fortunes in the slump

Friday, December 19, 2008

Woolies Offers the Sale of the Century - Or Does It?

Friday, December 05, 2008

Will the Crunch deflate the Football Bubble?

Tuesday, December 02, 2008

Whither retail?

Monday, December 01, 2008

Park the executive jet – buy a bus ticket…

Sunday, November 30, 2008

Business cutbacks and job losses

Wednesday, November 26, 2008

The next bail out: the US car industry

Wednesday, November 19, 2008

I’m a Small Business - Get Me Out of Here!

Thursday, November 13, 2008

Video case study - Can Pashley Bicycles ride out the storm?

Tuesday, November 11, 2008

Video case study - when the bank overdraft becomes the problem

Sunday, October 26, 2008

Video case study - Diversify or Bust

Saturday, October 25, 2008

Video case study - Poundland

Thursday, October 23, 2008

Business failure - a personal tale of when the cash dries up

The Credit Crunch and the Real Economy

Tuesday, October 14, 2008

Credit Crunch Hotspot Quiz

Selling is the way to respond to a recession

Monday, October 13, 2008

Credit Crunch Jokes

Sunday, October 12, 2008

Brace yourselves for a dangerous week

For sale - one entire nation (slightly chilled)

Friday, October 10, 2008

Funeral Directors will be ok, but many other businesses destined for life-support

Tuesday, October 07, 2008

The Wall Street Musical Packed with Business Studies

Monday, October 06, 2008

The flight to safety

Thursday, October 02, 2008

Forget the credit crunch - lets order a pizza

Wednesday, October 01, 2008

How to buy a £1 for 60p

50,000 fewer start-ups in the UK during 2008

Monday, September 29, 2008

Starter Activity - Credit Crunch Crossword

Sunday, September 28, 2008

Peston’s Hat-trick - Bradford and Bingley is Nationalised

Saturday, September 27, 2008

Bradford & Bingley - Nationalisation Looms

Backs to the Wall Street - The Crucial 72 Hours

Friday, September 26, 2008

Playboy bunnies feeling the financial squeeze

Lining up a Buyer for Bradford & Bingley

Monday, September 22, 2008

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