WAS shadow chancellor Ed Balls right to call the treasury “cack-handed” in engineering the departure of RBS boss Stephen Hester? In this edition of the business programme from the Yorkshire Post, we speak to him in depth.
Mr Hester is stepping down at the end of the year – forced out, as some see it, by the Treasury. He and Mr Balls shared a stage this week at the West Yorkshire branch of the Institute of Directors, where we caught up with him.
Also in the programme:
• Is Trinity Leeds driving growth, or sucking it out of the rest of the city?
• How to manage your firm’s reputation online.
• Why tele-health is bigger business than ever.
Digital Editor David Behrens is joined in the studio by the Yorkshire Post’s deputy business editor Greg Wright. BusinessTalk will return for a new series after a summer break.