• Drive and ambition

    28 May 2014

    Better Bathrooms founder Colin Stevens tells the NBA why he decided to be an award-winning entrepreneur instead of a professional golfer

  • Laura Milne, Founder and Managing Director Lime HR, explains the impact of upcoming changes to the law on flexible working

  • Guy Rigby highlights traits of successful entrepreneurs by looking at past winners of the Smith & Williamson Entrepreneur of the Year

  • * Former CEO of Sainsbury’s wins the prestigious longstanding achievement award*

    *Led Sainsbury’s for ten successful years before stepping down in July*

    *King will receive the award at the National Business Awards ceremony next week*

  • Restoring trust

    11 May 2014

    Judges for the Ashridge Business School Leader of the Year reveal their criteria for award-winning 21st century leadership

  • 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.


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