Death of the business plan?

Dan Matthews examines the proposition that it is time to drop the business plan and get “adaptive”

Joining links in the chain to strengthen supply

As improving global financial markets look set to drive a resurgence in takeovers, what are the potential benefits and challenges facing supply chains? James Dean finds out

Small is beautiful for data firms

Professor Viktor Mayer-Schönberger points out that small firms could be the big winners in a new data age

Banking on big technology gains

Data analytics is an increasingly mainstream tool which can inform and grow business, writes Stephen Pritchard