Tempted to tell the boss how it is? Here's a slew of the excuses they hate hearing.
Elizabeth Knight We won't see any of the impact on the Virgin/Qantas truce for a while yet.
Elizabeth Knight I wonder whether Myer boss Bernie Brookes had a few restless sleeps this week.
Elizabeth Knight If the current crop of Ten Network tyre kickers don't bother to ask its chief executive, Hamish McLennan, for a peek at the log book and rego papers, the future of the third commercial network could...
Elizabeth Knight Ian Moir raised the white flag on Tuesday and as a result Solomon Lew will collect a $400 million bag of cash.
Elizabeth Knight Billionaire rag trader Solomon Lew has cemented his reputation as a master tactician - and one capable of using whatever it takes to achieve a commercial outcome.
Elizabeth Knight In the Echo versus Packer-controlled Crown race the latter has been firmly in the lead, having snared the NSW government's second casino licence.
Elizabeth Knight Solomon Lew is a canny, tough and extremely wealthy rag trader with a long memory and legendary patience. Woolworths Holdings is South Africa's biggest retailer.
Elizabeth Knight Solomon Lew has had a long time to fantasise about his revenge against South Africa's Woolworths Holdings.
Elizabeth Knight The poker game being played between retail mogul Solomon Lew and his South African arch-enemy Woolworths is a high-stakes nail-biter with billions of dollars of David Jones shareholder money...
Elizabeth Knight Despite the press releases and investor presentations, the fact is Coles and Woolworths have, to date, been tinkering at the edges of offering financial services, placing their toes in the water...
Elizabeth Knight Retail companies and their investors that were hoping the sudden sharp fall in consumer confidence in response to the federal budget would be short-lived are now starting to worry.
Elizabeth Knight Australians might admire or envy billionaires, but it's a fair bet that most don't necessarily trust them.
Elizabeth Knight Qantas informs its 767 and 747 pilots that 223 of them will be surplus to requirements.
Elizabeth Knight Qantas has informed its Boeing 767 and 747 pilots that 223 of them will be surplus to requirements by the end of June as part of its 5000 company-wide staff cutting exercise.
Elizabeth Knight It was a matter of time before Vodafone or Optus became fed up with customers going to Telstra.
Elizabeth Knight At last the big end of town can stop talking about why gaming billionaire James Packer and his best friend Nine Entertainment boss David Gyngell partook in a fisticuffs set-to on the pavement at...
Elizabeth Knight Oppressor, bully, intimidator are but a few of the terms being used to describe Frank Lowy.
Elizabeth Knight Businesses understand they need a social media strategy, but in some cases that's as far as their intelligence extends.
Elizabeth Knight Another contest is being waged between two states over which will become the country's casino mecca.
Elizabeth Knight David Thodey would have been expecting accolades when he fronted the media last week.