Populus analytics expert James Kanagasooriam discusses the link between business rates and the outcomes of the Brexit vote.
From the latest ‘shocking video’, to new ‘heart-warming stories’, or celebrities, business leaders, and politicians ‘speaking out’, the stories that trend, go viral, and capture attention on social media change constantly.
The most memorable business news story by far in January was Tesco's surprise £3.7bn takeover of Booker to form the largest food company in the UK.
Reputation expert David Racadio discusses why banks must use occasions like this to publicly acknowledge their past misconduct - and apologise for it.
When it comes to political shocks, 2016 will be remembered as a monumental year. In this article, Populus experts reveal the economic, cultural and political factors that drove voters towards Brexit and Trump.
MPs are divided with regards to how David Cameron’s record in Prime Minister will go down in history, according to recent Populus MP Panel research.
Conservative MPs consider economic recovery to be the most laudable achievement of David Cameron’s governments, but what do Labour MPs think?
The public demanded change in 2016. The question for businesses now is how should they respond? What can they do to avoid a tangle of red tape and very public inquests into their behaviour?
What does the public think about business? What are the risks if businesses do not improve their reputations? These are the questions we answer in our latest report on corporate reputation.
The closure of GB Energy has been swiftly handled by industry regulator Ofgem, but is the incident an early indication of a looming reputation crisis for the energy sector?
Featured in The Times Red Box, Populus's Head of Analytics James Kanagasooriam discusses why so few state polls managed to put Donald Trump ahead of Hillary Clinton in the US presidential campaign.
Populus reputation expert Laurence Stellings discusses why Tesco Bank needs to up its comms game if it is to protect its reputation.