Business travel startups are transforming the industry

Business travel is a fragmented and complex industry ripe for disruption, but barriers to entry remain high

Could a business hub give your startup a head start?

Flying in the face of cyberspace and virtual connectivity, physical clusters of like-minded businesses can energise and accelerate enterprise

Luckin Coffee: the Chinese chain taking on Starbucks

Employee behind Luckin Coffee paper bags

A startup is on a mission to overtake the biggest coffee chain in the world through its stripped-back, streamlined approach

5 IoT security startups to watch in the New Year

Exciting new tech companies are innovating to make the internet of things more secure. Here are five to watch

The cost of buying a franchise

Future of manufacturing illustration

Franchises provide a ready-made business model and support, but there are upfront costs, which can vary greatly

Skills of a startup CEO

Startup culture

Growing a startup business can offer compelling rewards, but the journey will involve leadership challenges which shouldn’t be underestimated

The rise of the beauty startup

Person holding a red lipstick

Fresh new startups are taking on the cosmetic giants and finding a market with appealing offerings catering for individualistic consumers

How big businesses can learn agile methodology from startups

Marriott’s Canvas Project funds innovative roomfilling concepts, such as the popup rooftop bar Notch at Marriott Park Lane - Newscast/UIG via Getty Images

Bigger enterprises need to learn from small startups and even steal their innovative agile methods to stay in contention