According to the Department of Business, Industry and Skills bad management is responsible for as much as 56% of small-business failures. Georgie Frost spoke to Hywel Roberts from Growth Business UK to talk through the issues faced by small businesses.
As new research suggests night shifts can have a negative effect on your health, Georgie Frost talks Professor Derk-Yan Dyke, professor of sleep and physiology at Surrey University and Director of the Surrey sleep research centre to find out why working nights are bad for more than just our social life.
Joe Aldridge speaks to Professor Phil Jones of the University of Cardiff, who was the lead architect behind a zero carbon house recently built in Wales, and Steve Turner, of the House Builders Federation, about the government's commitment to green energy.
Billy Bambrough speaks to Ian Clayden, Partner at accountancy and business advisory firm BDO, and Owen Evans, Editor at Sports Business International, who offer a financial outlook for the English football season.
Sarah Pennells is joined in the studio by Belinda Aspinall, founder of Life After London, David Hollingworth from London and Country Mortgages and Mark Hayward from the National Association of Estate Agents to talk about the financial and social aspects of moving to the country.
Belinda Aspinall, David Hollingworth, Mark Hayward
Linda Lewis heads to the Isle of Wight to visit The Garlic Farm, one of the leading UK producers of garlic. Founded by Chairman Colin Boswell over 30 years ago, with day to day business run by his daughter, Linda is shown around the farm, and talks to Colin about the company, the products and all things garlic.
Linda Lewis talks to CEO Peter Woodd, Kevin Baumber and the rest of the team at Case Station about their fast-growing business making personalised phone and iPad covers, and finds out how their special design technology works.
Sarah Pennells is joined by Young Money Champion Rachael Healy and experts from Student Universe, Year Out Group and Projects Abroad to discuss the cost and benefits of a gap year and provide advice for getting the most out of your gap year.
Rachael Healy, Dan Baker, Stefan Wathan, Ian Birbeck
Nigel Payne, Non-Execiutive Chairman of Stride Gaming, joins Sandra Kilhof and Mark Johnson to discuss the company's acquisition of InfiApps, as well as looking at the strategy, structure and trends of gaming companies and the industry.