Recruiting best project managers

The way organisations perceive project management has shifted dramatically in the last 20 years. Now that the benefits are clear, businesses are vying to bring in the best people in permanent positions rather than implementing projects one by one

An absolute intolerance of failure

Association for Project Management chairman Mike Nichols explains the idea behind the association’s challenging and inspirational vision

Making sure tech boxes don’t just sit on the shelf

Cost-effective procurement of IT systems has the potential to revive the NHS, but the are many lessons to be learnt, as Dan Matthews reports

Social beast there to be tamed

Harnessing social media to grow business is a 21st-century innovation which hitched a ride on the internet, as Dan Matthews reports

Cost-effective tweets and posts make millions

Savvy business use of social media can result in a healthy return on investment, writes Charles Orton-Jones

The big four in social media

Social Media Networks

Social media is no longer just about connecting friends and family, but about linking businesses with audiences ready and willing to embrace brands and campaigns. In a roundtable discussion, executives from four top social networks tell Rachel England how business can benefit from using social channels

Social media superstar

How does social media pioneer Guy Kawasaki perfect his profile? Dan Matthews finds out

A certain journey into the unknown

Social media has come a long way in a short time. In just a few years it has become one of the dominant forms of communication across the industrialised world. But we are still at the very beginning of the growth curve, writes Dan Matthews