Companies

Developing key skills for a lifetime of opportunity

If you ask your friends about how school or college is helping them to achieve their ambitions,...

Building community partnerships

Throughout this diversification, however, Abbey National has retained its focus: to help people achieve financial security. The...

Financial management in a retail setting

Marks & Spencer’s leading position in the highly competitive market-place depends on its ability to stay one...

Operating a statutory body in a commercial environment

Government plays an important role in the lives of individuals and business organisations. There are many reasons...

Operations management: The Wincanton Way

Wincanton's mission is 'delivering supply chain solutions across Europe'. The company is customer focussed: its aim is...

Growing the value of a business for shareholders

The owners of a company are called shareholders, because they each own parts - or shares -...

Achieving Better Public Services – The work of the...

Living in a safe community that provides such a wide range of public services is easy to...

Using stakeholder partnerships to maintain success and secure the...

NATS is the world’s leading provider of a range of air traffic services. This includes providing air traffic...

How roles and functions contribute to competitive advantage

A Nottingham County Surveyor, Edgar Purnell Hooley, discovered tarmac by accident in the early 20th century. He...

Powering forward with a new vision

This case study outlines ways in which it is possible to change the culture of an organisation...

Developing people through decision-making

RWE npower is a leading energy company in the UK. It is part of the German-owned RWE,...

Promoting Social Inclusion through access to legal services

which it manages its economic and social role. For example, it now owns very few manufacturing or...

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