Free Agent business ambitions survey

More women are aspiring to own their business than men, our survey for cloud accounting provider, Free Agent has found. In fact, 56% of women hope to become their own boss compared to 52% of men. 11% of women even plan to set up their own business in the next 12 months.

Wings for Life World Run USA v UK Generosity Survey

Who's more generous; the United States of America or the United Kingdom? Bad news, UK. Uncle Sam's got this one. The American public considers themselves to be more charitable and our research for the Wings for Life World Run confirms it.

Hasbro Monopoly row survey

Mental Health Foundation ‘I’m Fine’ study & video

The average UK adult will say I’m Fine 14 times a week but only 19% will really mean it according to our survey for The Mental Health Foundation. The survey was commissioned as part of the charity’s I’m Fine campaign which urges people to be more open and honest about mental health.

Blue Cross little lies survey

Christmas is coming. Time to lie to your kids. 'Santa is watching' has been revealed as the most common lie parents tell their kids. This was followed closely by 'we'll see' and 'we're almost there'. The threat of a lack of presents from Father Christmas was used by 62% of parents to keep their children's behaviour under control.

Fisherman’s Friend sick day survey

People are taking less sick days this year than last year, according to our latest survey for Fisherman’s Friend. On Average workers took just 1.67 days, despite suffering 3 bouts of illness, compared to 1.85 days last year. In fact, 51% haven’t taken a day off at all for a minor ailment in the last 12 months

Nationwide savings survey

How much money would you need to save for you to feel financially secure? Our survey for Nationwide Savings revealed that for most people it’s a hefty £21,000. However, the survey of 2,000 UK adults found that, in reality, most people fall short of this by approximately five grand, with most only having saved £16,460.

The nation’s favourite one hit wonders

‘Video Killed the Radio Star’ by The Buggles and The Weather Girls’ ‘It’s Raining Men’ have been voted the nation’s favourite one-hit wonders. The two 80s classics tied for the top spot, beating Norman Greenbaum’s ‘Spirit in the Sky’ and ‘I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles)’ by The Proclaimers.

St John Ambulance first aid survey

An unconscious child is the most frightening scenario for 74% of parents according to our recent survey for St John Ambulance. The survey runs in conjunction with a recent video by the charity which urges parents to learn CPR in case of emergency situations. Our survey of 2,000 parents found that only 1 in 4 would know what to do if they were faced with a child that wasn't breathing.