Czech in for Business

5.15am at London Heathrow, park the car and head for Terminal 3. This trip has come out of the blue but I’m intrigued by the invitation and looking forward to the next three days.  After check-in and security, time to people-watch the hardcore business travellers who surf the concessions with an endless appetite for tech gadgets, perfume and jewellery – …

007 Business Tips from James Bond

October 2012 is a big month for James Bond. 60 years in print (the first book being Casino Royale) and 50 years on film (the first was Dr No with Sean Connery), the Bond franchise has achieved success beyond the silver screen and has embraced the internet age with ever greater success. So are there lessons we can learn in business from 007?