Five countries shaking up tax reporting

Meet the pioneering nations leading the push to electronic invoicing

How Italy is tackling VAT fraud

A new VAT system in Italy means the government sees every invoice issued. Spain, Poland and others are now doing the same

What is “design thinking” in sales?

Originally a way to brainstorm creative challenges, the philosophy of design thinking has a new home in sales departments

Why you should hire from within

The possibility of promotion is a huge incentive for employees, but how do you become a company with an internal conveyor belt of talent?

Can retailers make returns profitable?

Free returns are loved by consumers, but also abused by a minority. So should retailers call time on easy returns and what effect would it have on the industry?

Unique and unusual corporate venues are in vogue

The events industry is becoming more adventurous, with companies exploring destinations and experiences previously overlooked. But what are the business advantages of finding new destinations for corporate events?

Why you must pair data with human creativity

The 'data versus humans' conflict is one that many organisations face, but companies must realise that software is no replacement for creative decision-making

How spatial analysis is changing our cities

Digitisation is revolutionising the way infrastructure is built and maintained, giving organisations the ability to track a dazzling variety of datasets to better inform decisions