Opinion

Working London provides a platform for London Businesses and Thought Leaders to share their opinions and advice on a range of professional topics

Is Lone Working Legal?

Advice piece by Peninsula Health & Safety Director Russell Corlett Last week it was reported that over 6,000 people have signed a petition calling for convenience store chain, Co-op, to stop lone working shifts. The report...

The Rise of Remote Working – Could it do More Harm than Good?

The traditional office landscape is changing. Gone are the days of closed cubicles, quiet workspaces and water-cooler talk. Now, it’s not uncommon to see napping pods, office dogs and funky breakout rooms with an...
Ritam Gandhi - Studio Graphene

Studio Graphene’s Founder Reflects on his Startup’s Journey Four Years Since Launching

Ritam Gandhi, Founder and Director, Studio Graphene Four years on from my launching my own business, what have I learnt? Four years ago, after a decade working as a consultant for the likes of Accenture and...
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Scrap Limit on Skilled Migrants – Peninsula

Comment by Alan Price, Employment Law Director at Peninsula, the UK’s leading HR and employment law consultancy The committee’s recommendation to remove the preferential treatment EEA workers have regarding rights to work in the UK compared...

Can you Spy on your Employees?

Comment by Peninsula Employment Law Director Alan Price Although it can be a controversial topic amongst staff members, workplace monitoring is a legitimate, legal method that employers can utilise as a way of protecting their staff and...
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Is ‘Transformation’ Right For Your Business?

For the last six years or so I’ve worked in ‘business transformation’ – that is working with a company to effect change within that company. Transformation takes many forms and is generally a misunderstood...

How to Launch a Successful Crowdfunding Round

Article submitted by Salvatore Minetti, CEO and Co-Founder, Prospex The UK is globally renowned for its innovation and entrepreneurialism, with the sheer number of startups alone reflecting the country’s bustling collective of entrepreneurs. Last year...
Anx Patel - Founder and CEO, GoKart

How Restaurants can Use Tech to Remain Competitive in this Challenging Climate

By Anx Patel, Founder and CEO, GoKart Over two years on since the EU referendum, the UK’s restaurant and food sectors have been adjusting to the political and economic implications of the Brexit decision. Like...

Infographic: The Best Times to Post on Social Media

Managing your social media accounts can be a daunting task, especially if you are new to social media marketing. While finding the topics, images and audiences to work with needs thought, so does the...