• No rush to riches

    23 Apr 2014

    Stuart Hill, CEO of New Business of the Year 2013 winner wnDirect, tells the NBA how it is managing explosive growth

  • Richard Spencer, Head of Sustainability at ICAEW, explains how initiatives like the Finance Innovation Lab can save the planet

  • Past winners of the ICAEW Sustainable Business Award prove than any organisation can transform themselves, their industry – or the way we all do business

  • The whole package

    23 Apr 2014

    By embedding sustainability at the outset, London Bio Packaging has become successful, transformational and profitable

  • Do you think the very definition of partnership, in a business sense, is evolving and if so how?

    Our media partner Outsource asked a selection of our finalists from across UK industry what their thoughts were on partnerships: are they changing and if so, how?

  • Beans means wins

    27 Mar 2014

    James Eder, Founder and Head of New Business at The Beans Group talks to the NBA about how it became an award-winning digital business

  • Digital technology is enabling businesses to connect with customers in new ways – and the best are recognised by the National Business Awards, writes Alex Evans

  • Richard Anning, Head of IT Faculty at ICAEW, offers tips on how to manage online security risks

  • Before the official opening of the 2014 National Business Awards in March, Programme Director Alex Evans explains what sets award-winning organisations apart

  • Clive Lewis, ICAEW’s Head of Enterprise, offers tips for small businesses looking for growth overseas

  • A spring in his step

    26 Feb 2014

    Marcus Gerrard, Director of Safetyflex Barriers, talks to the NBA about the impact of its Innovation Award on the business

  • A world of opportunity'

    19 Dec 2013 Alex Evans, Programme Director, National Business Awards

    Growth and global present both a challenge and an opportunity for UK plc – and that’s why they’ll be key themes for the National Business Awards in 2014, writes Programme Director Alex Evans

  • A selection of National Business Awards winners and finalists offer their views on the pros and cons of EU membership

  • Alumni Q&A: Bringing brand values to life

    08 Dec 2013 Alex Evans, Programme Director, National Business Awards

    The NBA talks to IHG about how it has engaged customers, staff and communities in its brand values 

  • Announcing its strategic partnership with the National Business Awards, Cranfield School of Management is urging the UK’s business leaders and entrepreneurs to become more strategic in their leadership style to promote greater commercial success. 

  • The Bottom Line on Sustainability

    03 Dec 2013 Alex Evans, Programme Director, National Business Awards

    Sustainability is a culture of improvement that focuses on every area of commercial impact and measures it against a triple bottom line of people, profit and planet.

  • Asking The Ultimate Question

    NBA Programme Director Alex Evans talks to Zaggora.com Founder & CEO Malcolm Bell about what makes his social commerce model exemplary.

  • Attitude is key

    03 Dec 2013

    Steve Pateman, Head of UK Banking at Santander, believes the attitude of business leaders is crucial in creating a positive business culture. Here he takes a look at the strategies and leadership secrets of some of Britain’s most successful companies.

  • With the current demand for talent being a hot topic for businesses across all industries, Richard Hansen, Partner of The Grichan Partnership tells us about the trends he’s been seeing in leadership recruitment and how companies are looking at specific skills to secure that all important leader.

  • Many businesses are now embracing sustainable practices - sourcing local raw materials, using networks that allow PCs to power-off at night and many other measures are now commonplace. All of these things have incremental positive impacts on energy consumption and carbon footprints but what about making a big impact? Writes Richard Spencer, Head of Sustainability at ICAEW.

  • Is there a British style of innovation?

    03 Dec 2013 Alex Evans, Programme Director, National Business Awards

    Britain has a long tradition of pioneering discoveries and world changing ideas – from the telephone to the World Wide Web – but is there a British style of innovation?

  • Seven leaders of market leading companies gathered at the Telegraph in October to share insights on how to grow internationally, writes Alex Evans, Programme Director of the National Business Awards.

  • Imagine you had spent your early professional training learning rules, techniques and formulae and all your subsequent professional life applying them rigorously.

  • The National Business Awards has today announced the 2013 programme will be open to enter from the 6th March, with new categories revealed, a new Advisory Board appointed, and a new Chair of Judges. Open to organisations of all sizes from all sectors across the UK - recognising excellence, innovation and ethics in UK plc - 2013 will see the twelfth annual National Business Awards recognising the very best in British business.


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